Today marks the start of the Sónar festival’s Korean debut, following its Tokyo appearance last week. SonarSound Seoul will cover music and art through both an exhibition and performances.

The Seoul Arts Center’s Hangaram Design Museum will feature an exhibition adapted from the festival’s Sonarfiles, which are digital art audiovisual projects from the last 13 years of electronic music. Two photographic additional exhibitions will cover various moments of Sónar over the years.

Musical performances will feature three acclaimed Spanish artists, namely Angel Molina and Griffi and DJ 2d2. Japan’s Doravideo as well as Korean artists complete the music portion of the festival. All music performances take place on the nights of October 13 and 14.

SonsarSound Seoul runs from Thursday, October 12 through Monday, October 16, 2006.