The Past is a Ghost

The Past is a Ghost is an interactive video installation where a viewer’s live video image is joined by glimpses of previous passers-by, creating a compressed virtual history.

The Sentiment Machine

The Sentiment Machine is a self-regulating sound installation that remixes broadcast television’s staple products, producing an automatic “conversation” with consistent topical continuity.

11:00 News

5 local news shows (recorded on the same night in 5 cities) are mixed simultaneously without edits. The standardized structure of info-tainment shines through as the local details are obscured.

City Salvage

City Salvage was a collaborative film/sound performance at Monkytown, a 4-wall projection venue in Brooklyn, NY.

Movement Reflection

Movement Reflection is a single channel, stereo audio/video presentation which results from a process of recycling and abstraction.

The Shape of Memory

The Shape of Memory explores the patterns of recollection. Super8 home movie frames are removed from their original timeline and re-ordered according to visual rules.

Chant Boxes - Printed Matter edition

“Enchanted” Chant-Boxes

Enchanted is a series of Buddhist chant-boxes that have been circuit-bent to enable radical alteration of pitch.

Radio Silence - Radio Sculpture #4

Radio Silence

Radio Silence explores the silent moments of talk-radio, combining eight AM broadcasts into an expanded conversation based on the “negative spaces” between words.

Video Silence - TV and Person

Video Silence

Video Silence harvests an ongoing compilation of silent moments from broadcast television.

Appropriate Response

Appropriate Response is a generative audio installation that creates a dynamic conversation between three television sets. Using sound clips harvested from local broadcasts, the televisions act as individuals engaged in an ongoing topical debate.

The Alchemist's Secret Assistant

The Alchemist’s Secret Assistant

A video where the camera weaves a trail around the body of an alchemist, follows the contours of cryptic diagrams, and traces the ripples of enchanted liquids.

The Observational Soundscape

The Observational Soundscape is a series of installations that create spontaneous accompaniments for public places, reflecting the visual and aural phenomena observed in the area.