Honored to have been invited to do a workshop with these amazing kids whose funding for art classes had been completely cut in recent years. See more of the results here and please keep voting people into office who will support the arts as an important part of a child’s education.
My Acoustic Ecology class at the Iowa Lakeside Lab was featured on an episode of Iowa Public Television’s Iowa Outdoors. Watch the episode here
Interviewed about the Buoy Music project. The full interview, originally aired live, can be heard online here
The full segment can be viewed online here (I love the segue afterwards back at the anchor desk)
Throughout this course, students will explore a variety of tactics for exploring, documenting and analyzing the soundscape at various locations surrounding Lakeside Lab and beyond.
An interactive public art sculpture that sonifies nearby water quality data and allows participants to play the data on the resulting instrument.
Providing listening tours of infrastructure noise and acoustically rich non-spaces in the built environment.
An urban soundscape exploration completed during my year as an Iowa Artist through the Des Moines Art Center.
An interactive installation exploring a years worth of Des Moines River nitrate levels in relationship to Iowa nature sounds.
A listening focused design and exploration workshop for folks of all ages.
A nature sound exploration released as a cassette with digital download on Maximum Ames Records
A sonic exploration of unfarmed land in Iowa, installed in a dormant seed dryer located on a heritage farm.
This solo exhibition in Grand View University’s Prairie Meadow Gallery represented various works form the previous 3 years of audio recording and acoustic ecology explorations from around the world
Sonification of sensor data collected from the Lakeside Lab research buoy located in West Lake Okaboji in northwest Iowa.
This listening walk was part of my time as the artist in residence at the Bogong Centre for Sound Culture and featured use of the modified headphones.
An installation in Bogong Village’s Junction Dam exploring the impact of man on the natural environment of the Alpine National Park. Bogong Centre for Sound Culture. Victoria, Australia.
A data-driven live performance as part of Grin City Culture Lab’s theatrical production sonifying data that NASA is collecting via two satellites orbiting the sun.
A workshop exploring sound recording, experimental composition, design principles, and interactive art.
An installation using circuit-bent smoke alarms to explore the soundscape we design through the introduction of sonic alerts and the increasing tendency to ignore them.
An invention for mechanically transforming the relationship between a person and the sounds that immediately surround them.