Bio and CV

…FR) 2019 Optical Sound Performance – Wave Farm Audio Buffet 2017 Witnesses: Trikaya – (with nbaldrich) installation at The Cannery, Maine 2016 Sferics 2: Bell Cloud – (with nbaldrich) The Cannery, Maine The Sun Dialogs (v2) included in Radiophrenia radio…

Witnesses: Trikaya

Witnesses: Trikaya is the latest in a series of works where a group of electronic Buddhist chant-boxes create a spontaneous sound composition in response to television images. It was created in collaboration with N.B.Aldrich. and first exhibited at Ottawa School…

Projects in Sound Art - Cooper Union - LP Manipulation

Syllabus: Project in Sound Art

…an extensive interview. Michel Waisvisz’s Cracklebox (1975) was a chaotic DIY noise machine, recently re-issued. I use circuit-bent Buddhist chant-boxes in a series of projects: Witnesses, Witnesses:Scope, Witnesses: Trikaya. Chinese electronic music band FM3 created looping machines (inspired by Buddhist…

Witnesses: SCOPE

I exhibited a version of my Witnesses piece at SCOPE New York art fair from March 7-10 2013. Seven circuit-bent Buddhist chant-boxes responded to a slideshow of images from the opening of Headscapes, a group exhibition that was running concurrently…

Witnesses: SCOPE

…version of my Witnesses piece at SCOPE New York art fair from March 7-10 2013. Seven circuit-bent Buddhist chant-boxes responded to a slideshow of images from the opening of Headscapes in Long Island City. Check it out here: Witnesses: SCOPE….

Witnesses Trikaya @ Ottawa School of Art

N.B.Aldrich and I debuted a new installation called Witnesses: Trikaya at Ottawa School of Art in Ontaria Canada. In Witnesses: Trikaya, circuit-bent Buddhist chantboxes respond to footage of Chinese incursions in Tibet. The show is up until Nov 22 2015….

Witnesses

Witnesses is an installation where circuit-bent Buddhist chant-boxes create a dense sound composition in response to television images. Chant-boxes (variously called a “chanting player”, “buddha box”, or “buddhist jukebox”) are usually given away in Chinese temples to assist in meditation….

Witnesses review in Neural Magazine

The quarterly Italian new media magazine Neural ran a review of my Witnesses installation in their latest (summer 2012) edition. The online version is here….