Credits

Awards and Residencies

  • Award – Digital memory and the sonic architecture of Mercury (2017-2018 – Arts Council England Funding)
  • Residency – The British School at Rome, Mead Scholarship, Rome, IT (2017)
  • Residency – AER: International Artist Residency Programme. Joya: arte + ecología, Almeria, ES (2016)
  • Residency – The National Museum of Computing, Bletchley Park (2015 – Arts Council England Funded)
  • Award – AHRC Doctoral Research Scholarship (2015-2018)
  • Winner – New Art West Midlands (2016)
  • Shortlisted – Aesthetica Art Prize (2015)
  • Winner – Without Words Film Festival, Marseille, FR (2015)
  • Winner – Deutsche Bank Creative Award in Music (2014)
  • Winner – Ideas Tap, Five Elements – Digital (2014)
  • Winner – The Birmingham Conservatoire Postgraduate Prize (2014)

Education

  • PhD in Sonic Arts – CRiSAP, LCC, University of the Arts London (2015-current)
  • MMus Music Technology (Distinction), Birmingham Conservatoire (2014)
  • BA (Hons) Philosophy with Psychology, University of Leeds (2006)

Exhibitions

  • Future Proof, The LAB, Dublin, IE (2017)
  • Connecting Columns, Srishti Outpost, Kochi Muziris Biennale, Kochi, IN (2017)
  • Fields of Athenry, Brighton Digital Festival, Brighton, UK (2016)
  • Acts of Searching Closely, ASC Gallery, London, UK (2016)
  • Strongrooms, Warwickshire County Council Touring Project, UK (2016)
  • New Art West Midlands, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, UK (2016)
  • New Art West Midlands, Midlands Art Centre (mac) (2016), UK
  • New Art West Midlands, Wolverhampton Art Gallery (2016), UK
  • New Art West Midlands, Herbert Gallery, Coventry (2016), UK
  • The Cloud is More Than Air and Water, Queen Street Studios, Belfast, UK (2015)
  • Aesthetica Art Prize Show, York St. Mary’s, York, UK (2015)
  • (((echo))), Stryx Gallery, Birmingham, UK (2014)

Performances, Installations and Screenings

  • Audiovisual Screening, Turbulence in the Chamber, for No Maps for These Territories – Jerwood Staging Series, Jerwood Space, London, UK (2016)
  • Audiovisual Screening, Mechanical Calculators, Photomediations Machine, Online (2016)
  • Film installation of Turbulencce in the Chamber, Zealous X, London, UK (2016)
  • Sound Installation, The Imitation Archive, Zealous X, London, UK (2016)
  • Film screening of Turbulence in the Chamber, Without Words Film Festival, Marseille, FR (2015)
  • The Imitation Archive, radio premiere, ABC Radio Soundproof – 35mins, Australia (2015)
  • Film screening of Turbulence in the Chamber, European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, DE (2015)
  • Audio Walk, Reflections on Collection, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich (2015)
  • Theatre performance with compositions for #howtodisappear, Melbourne Fringe Festival ’14, Melbourne (2014)
  • Live audio/visual performance for SOUNDKitchen as member of Formuls, Birmingham (2014)
  • Film Screening of Turbulence in the Chamber, Trispace Gallery, London (2014)
  • 3x Room interactive and responsive audio/visual installation for The Cloud is more than Air and Water, Birmingham Conservatoire (2014)
  • Produced electronics for performance of 2002 composition Iridaceae by Liz Johnson, for solo violin and electronics with the Fitzwilliam Quartet at King’s Place, London (2014)
  • Produced and Performed electronics for 2002 composition Iridaceae by Liz Johnson, for solo violin and electronics with Sarah Falmer, at The Frontiers Festival, Birmingham (2014)
  • Performed live diffusion of Morton Feldman’s Triadic Memories at the Birmingham Conservatoire Recital Hall (2013)
  • Performed bass guitar for Midnight Davis (Five Easy Pieces Records, 2013)
  • Performed guitar, electronics, drums with Nedry for over 100 shows worldwide (2008 – 2011) including Roskilde Festival (DK), Reeperbahn Festival (DE), Sonar Festival (ES), SXSW (US), Latitude (UK), Airwaves (IS).
  • Performed guitar, electronics and VJ with Oko-oo-ho (No Sleep Production, 2007-2008)
  • Performed electronics and vocals with Unspeakable Easels (Unlabel Records 2006 – 2007)
  • Performed drums and percussion with Box (Unlabel Records, 2002 – 2004)

Composition and Production

  • Managed, written, engineered and produced Sea Freeze, Capac (This is it Forever Records – 2015)
  • Producer and studio manager for recording Five track EP for Sing Sing My Darling (FR) at Hackney Road Studio with Shuta Shinoda (2013)
  • Managed, written, engineered and produced In a Dim Light, Nedry (Monotreme Records, 2011)
  • Managed, written, engineered and produced Condors, Nedry (Monotreme Records, 2009)
  • Produced various official remixes for artists including Daughter, PVT, How to Destroy Angels (Trent Reznor), and North Atlantic Oscillation (various labels).
  • Managed, written, engineered and produced Method of Loci EP, Unspeakable Easels (Unlabel Records, 2007)
  • Managed, written, engineered and produced Wonder.Stories, Unspeakable Easels (Unlabel Records, 2006)
  • Written and Performed Drums for Fox, Box (Unlabel Records 2004)

Media Composition, Sound Design, Post Production, Location Sound Recordist

  • Field Recording and Composition, White Mountain, Emma Charles (For Reset: Modernity exhibition at ZKM Gallery, DE. Curated by Bruno Latour, (2016)
  • Voice Over Dubbing for Could You Be My Match?, Dir. Maddia Gatabaki (African-Caribbean Leukemia Trust, 2015)
  • Sound Design for Storybox: Broadcast, Information Age permanent exhibition at Science Museum, London (Mesmer, 2014)
  • Composition for Sudafed TV Commercial (Johnson and Johnson with Cord Worldwide, 2014)
  • Location Sound Recordist for short film Less, Dir. Gabriel Bier Gisalson (2014)
  • Location Sound Recordist for short film To Trend on Twitter, Dir. Andy Wooding (Shakeldimes Productions, 2014)
  • Composition, Sound Design and Projectionist for Another Place Theatre Company for We Can See it From Here (Oval House Theatre, 2014)
  • Sound Design, Composition and Production of movie trailer for Xavier (Factory Fifteen / Nu-Humana, 2014) – Shown at Cannes Film Festival 2014
  • Composition for WHAT?! Collection, promotional video (Juzz Media / Berendowicz & Kublin, 2014)
  • Sound Design for children’s TV show pilot Food House (BBC Birmingham 2014)
  • Composition and Video Production for Morning Roast (2014)
  • Composition and Video Production for Jagodna (2013)
  • Sound Design, Foley, Composition and Mixing of short film Xavier (Factory Fifteen / Nu-Humana, 2013)
  • Sound Design, Foley, Dialogue Editing, Composition and Mixing of a short film, Letters to Vanessa (Shakeldimes production, 2013)
  • Sound Design, Composition for Blackberry Z10 handset, content video (Factory Fifteen / Research in Motion, 2012)
  • Composition for video tutorial series (Berendowicz & Kublin, 2012)
  • Composition for Ginger Grouse Advertisment (Famous Grouse, 2012)
  • Composition for Behind the Scenes at McLaren F1 2011 (McLaren F1, 2011)
  • Composition for Paddington Footbridge Architect Impression video (Factory Fifteen with David Knight architects, 2011)

Speaking, Training, Publications

  • Data Centers: Investigating Socio-Technological Assemblages of the Cloud. Stockholm University, SE (Dec 2017)
  • ‘Socially Engaged Artists’ and the Residency Model. Guest Lecture. National Trust Croome and New Art West Midlands (Nov 2017).
  • MA Sound Arts. Associate Lecturer. London College of Communication (2017)
  • Sound and the Environment. University of Hull, Hull (Jun 2017)
  • The Sound Of Memory: Sound-track / Sound-scape. Whitechapel Gallery, London (Apr 2017)
  • Listening to the Internet. Guest Lecture for MA in Art and Research Collaboration, IADT Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, IE (Jan 2017)
  • Open Fields. Vibrating the Web. RIXC Conference, Riga, LV (Nov 2016)
  • Points of Listening. Listening to the Internet. Guest Lecture. London College of Communication (Oct 2016)
  • Visiting Practitioner Guest Lecture. London College of Communication (May 2016)
  • The Imitation Archive: Recording the Sounds of the World’s First Computers, Article in An Antidote to Indifference: A tributary of Caught by the River, Issue 13, Edited by Cheryl Tipp (Autumn 2015)
  • Sound Passages: passaggi di suono. Università Iuav di Venezia (IUAV), Venice, IT (Nov 2015)
  • NPR Interview, The Imitation Archive, Weekend Edition with Simon Scott (Jul 2015)
  • Introduction to Field Recording, Three Hour Training Session, Keele University (Jul 2015)
  • BBC Click Interview, The Imitation Archive, BBC World Service (Jul 2015)
  • Producing the Imitation Archive, Part I and Part II, British Library Sound and Vision Archive (2015)
  • Walking Studies Symposium, The People’s Cloud, Keele University (Jun 2015)
  • Easter Bytes sponsored by Bloomberg, The Imitation Archive, Bletchley Park (May 2015)
  • Tech Review Interview, The Imitation Archive, NPR Radio USA (Feb 2015)
  • BBC Click Interview (with Vint Cerf), The Imitation Archive, BBC World Service (Feb 2015)
  • Audiovisual Synergy, (((echo))), Stryx Gallery, Birmingham (2014)
  • Outside The Bedroom, Performing live electronic music training, Modular Music School Manchester (Aug 2014)
  • Outside The Bedroom, Performing live electronic music training, Modular Music School Manchester (Mar 2014)
  • Soundbeam Training, Music Technology for Assistive Technology Learning Training, 3DOM/Birmingham City University (Jan 2014)