Scott Snibbe The App Inventor

Sennheiser Bluestage, August 2015

"The technical mind behind the world's first app album, Scott Snibbe is an inventor, artist and entrepreneur, and with his most recent app, he wants to reach the masses through interactive music."



Scott Snibbe on Bloomberg Businessweek

Bloomberg Businessweek, April 28, 2015

Eyegroove CEO Scott Snibbe discusses how the app makes professional-looking music video with your smartphone with Cory Johnson on “Street Smart."


Scott Snibbe on Buddhist Technology

Buddhist Geeks, 2014

In this BG Extra, Scott talks with host Vincent Horn about his desire to support a company that produces an app that guides users down specific Buddhist paths.


Apps are the New Canvas

DOTS Magazine, 2014

"Music Video is the most popular content on YouTube, and it seems inevitable that user generated music videos will become a wildly popular form of social content, now that we've given people a tool to create them instantly and effortlessly." 


BG 332: Empty Art

Buddhist Geeks Podcast, 2014

In this episode, Scott joins host Vincent Horn for an intimate conversation about Scott’s art & contemplative practice. As Scott describes his art infused childhood and the transition from Christian Science to Tibetan Buddhism, they touch on the source of creativity, the use of symbol in art and religion, and using the understanding of Emptiness as a creative tool.


Bjork's Biophilia Becomes The First App To Appear At MoMA

Zach Sokol, The Creators Project, Jun 11 2014

"I started thinking about acquiring Biophilia when it was released, in 2011. At that time, a year after the iPad had been introduced, designers and developers were excitedly experimenting with apps that took advantage of a screen bigger than the iPhone. With Biophilia however, Björk truly innovated the way people experience music by letting them participate in performing and making the music and visuals, rather than just listening passively."



Roundtable discussion with Damian Kulask of OK GO

Future of Storytelling, February 24, 2014

During the hangout Snibbe, whose work builds upon music’s potential to impact an audience’s social, emotional, and physical behavior, will speak on interactive design and its ability is to help transform music-listening into a participatory experience. 




Future of Storytelling,  September 6, 2013

When asked what he does for a living, Scott Snibbe tells people that he “designs useless programs.” In reality, he spends much of his time thinking about how to revolutionize music. It is only in recent years that music has become a spectator sport—something we watch and listen to rather than participate in through dance, playing instruments or song. 


Where Dharma Meets Technology Meets Art

Mandala Publications, April-June 2013

I always had these digital art projects that I didn’t really have a name for. I often used to call them “useless programs.” It was kind of a defensive name because that was what some of my professors called them in school. They were pure, like being in a dream or abstract film, but interactive. There are ways of using the computer screen just as a pure light abstraction, movement, color – a new art form.


Behind The Release: Philip Glass Rework

Justin Colletti, SonicScoop
January 24th, 2013

"By December, Beck had curated a new double-album worth of remixes titled Rework, and Scott Snibbe, the creator of Björk’s Biophilia app, developed a hotly anticipated custom program to go along with it."