Project Antioch

Specification Geophony: Digital stereo audio loop, borosilicate glass measuring beaker, forest soil, and geophone (4mins 00secs) Machine Learning: Algorithimcally produced digital stereo audio loop, 2x giclée print on hahnemühle photo rag, 420 x 594 mm (23mins 42secs) Project Antioch A sonospheric investigation; a multimodal listening practice aimed at engaging with a sensory awareness to voice, […]

Fields of Athenry

Specification Audiovisual Installation16x Apple iPod Touch 4th Generation (obsolete)1x Apple iPhone 4 (obsolete)1x Apple AirPort Extreme A1408 (obsolete)4x Large Format Newsroll Prints16x Consumer fan videos (source: YouTube)16x Videos & Sound Recordings (source: Derrydonnell Forest, Athenry) * Click the links for Apple product launch videos with Steve Jobs Fields of Athenry Sound highlights the complexity, intimacy […]

#medianatures

Specification Audiovisual InstallationInternet AccessLED TV ScreenCash BoxThermal PrinterScript written in Python on LinuxTwitter APISoil owned by Apple Inc.1x International Space Station * Made in collaboration with James Dooley. The immediate impact of our daily digital interactions on the natural world is rarely made visible. With the ubiquity of the Cloud, and social networks, we have […]

The Imitation Archive

Specification Video Format: Two Channel HD Projection with Stereo Sound. 34 mins 07 secs (Collapsible to single channel HD)Album: Ten Track Stereo Sound. 34 mins 07 secsSound Archive: 116 HD Audio Files (Mono and Stereo).Print Format: C-Type matt prints. A Sonic Archive of Computing Technology Following a period of two months at The National Museum […]

Digital Native

Specification Video Format: HD Video Loop with Sound. 05 mins 43 secsPrint Format: 9x C-type matt print, 210 x 298 mmYear: 2015 Mechanical Calculators Among the digital and electronic devices in the museum lay a number of mechanical computers/calculators. The manual tools used by accountants the world over from the 1930’s to the 1970’s before […]

Turbulence in the Chamber

Specification Single Channel HD Video Stereo Audio. 04 mins 48 secs (2014) What is ‘The Cloud’ and how is it affecting our lives? The People’s Cloud is a project investigating the acoustic ecology and impact of cloud computing on the lives of those who use it, the places it is physically located in and the […]

The Cloud is more than Air and Water

Specification Audiovisual Installation6.1 Multichannel sound, HD Projector 12 LEDs, Plywood, Plastic Mesh, StaplesDuration: 14:00 Loop (2014) An installation investigating the mechanical nature and acoustic ecology of Data Centres and internet storage systems. All audio and visual material developed by Matt Parker, recorded in various UK Data Center locations. Audio produced using Ableton Live 9 Suite, […]

Strong Rooms

Sound, Architecture, Preservation, Archives Strong Rooms is a touring installation that explores archives through the eyes of the artist. The installation opened to the public for a limited run in Rugby and Coventry from 4th-18th July and Dudley and Worcester from 1st-15th August. Artist Mohammed Ali MBE curated the Strong Rooms, bringing together a team […]

Reflections on Collection

Specification Type of work: Sound Walk/Audiovisual Guide/Performance (with companion video) Material: Electroacoustic composition, Narrator, Video, Film Crew Duration: 08:10 Location: Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts In collaboration with Michael James Lewis. Excerpt from live performance at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts as part of the Resonance launch event, 20 February 2015. An audio guide […]

(((Echo)))

4.1 Surround Sound Installation responding to the paintings of Katarzyna Marciniak. Artist Statement I worked with visual artist Katarzyna Marciniak on developing a 4.1 multichannel audio installation that complements her work. I spoke with Katarzyna about the purpose and locations that formed the basis of her work and arranged a time to meet in London, […]

Network Topology

Video installation Edition: Reactive audiovisual environment produced with motion sensors, Arduino and Pure Data.Standalone Fixed Video Edition: HD Screen and Headphones, 14:28 minutes duration. Network Topology is a responsive real-time audiovisual installation explores the human impact of cloud computing and increased usage of data centers across the global landscape to the environment. A number of […]

Jagodna

Jagodna was once heavily populated, stimulating the economic area of Upper Silesia for many decades with a rich industry of forestry and mining. Since the collapse of the ozone and inverted effects of ‘global warming’, the place has become desolate, permanently frozen, with little sign of life other than the trails from tyre tracks heading […]