EVENTS


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2017

10/21: Live performance for Wave Farm 20th Anniversary Celebration, Fridman Gallery, New York City.

09/13/2017-02/25/2018: New commissioned installation and performance work entitled Echophone created for Radius as part of Sonic Arcades sound art exhibition at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York City. Live show on site in early 2018.

09/09-10: Live performance of Radiation Day at the Big Concert Night at Ars Electronica and invited presenter at conference at the Anton Bruckner University as part of ORF Kunstradio’s 30th anniversary celebration. Ars Electronica, Linz Austria, and Ö1 (national cultural channel of Austria’s national public radio) nationwide in Austria.

07/12, 14, 16: XRRB: Live radio art on Tsonami Radio, Valparaíso, Chile; 90 minute programmes over three evenings, 21:30-23:00 GMT -4.

06-08: artist residency in Valparaiso, Chile, in part with Tsonami Festival, funded by Canada Council for the Arts.

06/20: Radiotelegraph presented at the Theatr Studio as part of Do usłyszenia na Placu Defilad – festiwal słuchowisk, vol. 2, or To hear at Defilad Square – festival of listeners, vol. 2, Warsaw, Poland.

06/03-11: The Envelope of the Hour installed at Il Suono in Mostra sound art festival, curated by the Spazzioersetti Gallery in Udine, Italy. The work is adapted to 7 channels and installed in the old Clock Tower in Piazza Libertà in Udine.

06/02: Conference presentation, “Contemporary Radio Art, Transmission Ecologies, and the Metamorphosis of Radio”, at Canadian Communications Association annual congress. Ryerson University, Toronto. 

06/01-04: The Joy Channel (final version, 2017) created with Emmanuel Madan airs on Radio RE:FLUX on CKUM Moncton, as part of RE:FLUX 12 Festival, Moncton New Brunswick.

03/8-12: How to Pack a Whale, curated by Radiophrenia and rebroadcast on Borealis Festival “Radio Space”, Bergen, Norway.

03: The Zipper (Beware of Sneaker Waves), new short work commissioned for aCCeSsions, the online journal for the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College.

02/04: Ground Control played as part of Noise Box sound art night curated by Bunker 2 in Toronto, ON.

01/17: Two Sleeps, and Trilogy for Night and Radio: Radiotelegraph, Night Fall, Relay, rebroadcast on radioCONA’s wolFMoon radio exhibition in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Also, The Remote Series, co-curated by Anna Friz and Konrad Korabiewski will re-air, featuring works by Fernando Godoy, Tumi Magnússon, and Jana Winderen.

 

2016

12/14: Performance of FJARÐARHEIÐI with Konrad Korabiewski, Tsonami Festival de Arte Sonoro, Santiago, Chile.

12/8: Performance of FJARÐARHEIÐI with Konrad Korabiewski, Tsonami Festival de Arte Sonoro, Valparaiso, Chile.

12/04: Unschärfen–Eine Art Konferenz Conference reproduced for broadast on ORF Kunstradio, Ö1, cultural channel of the national public radio, Vienna Austria; featuring my performance/lecture “Pogonip”.

11/21: Feature presenter as part of autumn Graduate Colloquium, lecture entitled “Distance/Duration”, Music Department, University of California, Santa Cruz.

11/04: Performance at Ausland, Berlin with Konrad Korabiewski, part of Radio as Instrument series, which also includes Tonic Train (Knut Aufermann and Sarah Washington).

11/02: Performance/lecture “Pogonip” at Unschärfen–Eine Art Konferenz Conference, Institute for Cultural Management at the University of Music, Vienna, Austria.

10/27-28: Co-curator of Radio Space is the Place conference, held at Radio Revolten International Radio Art Festival, Halle (Saale) Germany. Discussion together with Gregory Whitehead, Bernhard Siegler, and Sarah Washington.

10/25+26: Skálar FM on Radio Revolten radio, 3-5pm, Radio Revolten International Radio Art Festival, Halle (Saale) Germany.

10/21-22: Featured artist at Technosonics XVII: Transmission festival, McIntyre Department of Music, University of Virgina, VA. Performing concert version of Uncoordinated Universal Time, colloquium presentation “Radio is Not a Container” at Old Cabell Hall, UVA, and live radio presentation on October 23 (1-3am) WTJU Charlottesville, Virginia.

10/05, 10/10, 10/15: XRRB radio show, live on Radio Revolten Radio, 99.3FM Halle, 1575AM/MW all over Europe, and live streamed online. midnight-1:30am.

10/04: Performance with Jeff Kolar and Kristen Roos, Radio Revolten Club, Radio Revolten International Radio Art Festival, Halle (Saale) Germany.

10/01-10/30: Co-curator of international radio and transmission art festival Radio Revolten 2 in Halle, Germany. Curator of contemporary art exhibit Das Grosse Rauschen: The Metamorphosis of Radio. Installation of new work The Envelope of the Hour, co-presenting the Radio Space is the Place symposium.

08/29-09/11: Commissioned to create How to Pack a Whale, a new radiophonic work for Radiophrenia, a radio art festival and broadcast hosted by the Glasgow Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow Scotland. Also rebroadcasting White NightUncoordinated Universal Time (5 hour version), and the remote series (curated by myself and Konrad Korabiewski for Skálar FM).

07/05-07: Commissioned to create Nocturne, a podcast/radio art piece distributed to all conference participants of The Radio Conference: Transnational Radio Encounters, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands.

07-09: Artist residency at Ciudad Abierta, Quintero, Chile (postponed to 2017).

06/25: Panelist on sound and architecture for Soundwave ((7)) Preview Party and Fundraiser. Chapel, Fort Mason Center for  Arts and Culture, San Francisco CA.

06/02-05: Auxiliary sound design and composition for Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, directed by Brian Staufenbiel for UC Santa Cruz Opera Theatre.

05/20-21: Installed performance, presentation, and soundwalks as part of Radical Radio sessions at Moogfest, Durham NC.

05/17: Live in-studio set for program  Radio Stew, heard on Wave Farm radio/ WGXC /Transmission Arts. Midnight -1am.

05/13-15; 19-22: Sound design for Gerald Casel’s new dance work Give, UC Santa Cruz.

05: Radiotelegraph featured on The Lake radio, Copenhagen, Denmark.

04/29: Invited presenter at The Material Imagination Workshop: Sound, Space, and Human Consciousness, Humanities Department, Stanford University, CA.

04/16-07/17: Road Movie at the EVA International, Ireland’s biennial of contemporary art in Limerick, Ireland. Road Movie is a multi-channel audiovisual installation by Public Studio, Toronto; I composed the sound and arranged the sound design.

04/13-06/19: What We Lose in Metrics: sound for a single channel video in Public Studio’s solo show at the Art Gallery of York University, Toronto.

04/09: Invited presenter on radio art and transmission art for University of California Radio Networks conference, hosted by UC Santa Cruz.

04/02: Live performance with Konrad Korabiewski on “Local Brew” show on KZSC 88.1 Santa Cruz.

02/28-03/03: radioCONA FM Exhibition, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Serving as a ‘coach’ for commissioned Slovene artists; also airing radio art/work “Collecting Clocks and Losing Time” as part of Eric Leonardson’s curation.

01/17: Live performance, Art’s Birthday. On-site, on-air, on-line with ORF Kunstradio, and the cultural channel of Austrian National Public Radio, Vienna, Austria.

2015

12/05-06: Featured artist on overnight Transmission Arts program, WGXC New York (20:00-5:00)

11/17: Invited presenter, DIY Broadcast, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL.

10/26: Invited presenter, talk entitled “Critical Transductions Across Acoustic and Radiophonic Spaces”. Current Issues Colloquia, Department of Music, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz CA.

10/10: Audiovisual concert with Konrad Korabiewski at Festival de nouveau cinéma, Montréal. Location TBA. 19h.

10/09: Residency at Matralab, Concordia University, Montréal.

10/03-04: Composer/sound designer for Zero Hour, 360 degree video installation by Public Studio at Nuit Blanche, Toronto.

09/21: Presenter at Arts Division Retreat, Recital Hall, University of California, Santa Cruz.

08/04: Uncoordinated Universal Time airs on Resonance FM, London UK, 19h; and Ghost Imbiss airs on Weserberg Museum’s show Radio im Fluss, 21h, on Radioweser.tv and radio-im-fluss.net in Bremen, Germany.

07-08: Work period at Skálar | Sound Art | Experimental Music HQ in Seyðisfjörður, Iceland, including field work in north eastern and East Iceland.

06/20: Durational performance Endless Love with contemporary dance company Animals of Distinction/Dana Gingras; Stable, Montréal, QC.

05/21: Panelist, A Brief History of Networked Art Production, Sight+Sound Festival, Eastern Bloc, Montréal, QC. Co-panelists: André Éric Létourneau, Christopher Haworth, moderated by Esther Bourdages.

05/15: Home Radiation: performance as trio with Jeff Kolar and Eric Leonardson, Defibrillator Gallery, Chicago, IL.

05/08: Curator of Cross Waves Series Material Sounds for NAISA radio, with live performance by Andrea-Jane Cornell at NAISA space, Wychwood Barns, Toronto, Canada.

04/22: Two Sleeps airs on Resonance FM, London.

04/14: Live concert with Konrad Korabiewski, brutto, Brut, Vienna, Austria.

04/13-19: Several works of mine broadcast as part of Radiophrenia, Glasgow (a temporary radio art station from the Center for Contemporary Art, Glasgow): including the new commission for Radio Arts entitled Two Sleeps, the five-hour version of Uncoordinated Universal Time, two NRRF B-Radio episodes (Voyage to the Forbidden Planet, The Electric Earth), and some tracks from Somewhere a Voice is Calling (created with Absolute Value of Noise).

04/12: Live radio art performance of new commission Telefunken Twins with Konrad Korabiewski, ORF Kunstradio, Austrian National Public Radio, Vienna Austria.

04/08: so.und.ing DUO, performance with Maja Osojnik, produced by CONA, Kino Šiška, Ljubljana Slovenia. Solo work entitled under lines, and duo with Maja entitled Cinema for the Ears.

04/02: Presenter at Shapiro Center for Research and Collaboration: “How Artists Work” with Adelheid Mers and David Gabriele. School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL.

03/17: Radio party with the LungA School, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland.

01/30: Selections from Somewhere a voice is calling created with Absolute Value of Noise featured on framework radio episode #496. Aired in 14 cities internationally.

01/23: Colloquium presentation “Sonic Landscapes, Radio Space”, in the Film and Digital Media Department, University of California, Santa Cruz.

01/17: Live and streamed performance with Peter Courtemanche for Art’s Birthday. NAISA space, Wychwood Barns, Toronto, Canada.

01/16: Live networked performance for Peter Courtemanche’s “Cross Waves” series/retrospective of Art’s Birthday in the 1990s. NAISA space, Wychwood Barns, Toronto, Canada.

 01/03: Rebroadcast of M.O.L.E.C.A.S.T. BSP level 1 and M.O.L.E.C.A.S.T. BSP level 3 as part of a 24-hour retrospective of Mobile Radio’s “Mobile Radio BSP” project at the San Paulo Biennial 2012. Heard on Resonance 104.4 FM, London U.K.

2014

12/14: World premiere of new radio art work Trilogy for Night and Radio: Radiotelegraph, Night Fall, Relay made with Konrad Korabiewski, commissioned by Creative Audio Unit for Soundproof on Radio National, Australia.

12/9-10: Workshop “Radio is not a container” at Tsonami Festival de Arte Sonoro, Santiago de Chile.

12/06: The Clandestine Transmissions of Pirate Jenny ‘screened’ along with seminal radio art works by Gregory Whitehead and Felix Kubin at “Paralektrononoia”, Kellen Auditorium, The New School, New York City, U.S.A.

12/04: Performance and lecture with Konrad Korabiewski at Tsonami Festival de Arte Sonoro, Valparaíso, Chile.

12/02-04: Workshop “Radio is not a container” at Tsonami Festival de Arte Sonoro, Valparaíso, Chile.

11/06: Publication of Someplaces: Radio Art, Transmission Ecology, and Chicago’s Radius for Sounding Out! Sound Studies blog.

11/ 1-24: work period with Emmanuel Madan, including short residence at Oboro, Montreal. Final work on The Joy Channel, culminating in a public listening session. date TBA.

10/03: Performance with Konrad Korabiewski at Alte Schmiede, Vienna, Austria.

09/17-12/19: Composer/sound design for Drone Wedding, a multi-channel video installation made with Public Studio, Toronto, commissioned for the Ryerson University Image Centre Media Wall, Toronto, Canada.

09/07: Featured artist on “Radio Art” program, curated by sound artist Meira Asher on independent radio station 106,7 FM, Radio Kol HaKampus, Israel.

08/23: Collecting Clocks and Losing Time airs on Klangkunst program of DeutschlandRadio Kultur, public radio, Germany.

08/16-17: Premiere of new 8-channel performance piece, commissioned for “A Gathering of Canadian Sounds”, curated by Darren Copeland and Georg Weckwerth, TONSPUR. Performance in courtyard of MuseumsQuartier, Vienna Austria.

08/08: Collecting Clocks and Losing Time airs on HRT Croatian public radio.

08: Artist in residence at quartier21 in the MuseumsQuartier, invited by TONSPUR, Vienna Austria.

08-09: guest curator-in-residence, together with Konrad Korabiewski, at Liebig12 projectspace. Berlin, Germany.

07/03: Performance with Krzysztof Topolski at Kolonia Artystów, Gdansk Wrzeszcz, Poland.

06/13 – 07/04: Residency at Hel Marine Station and Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdánsk, Poland.

06/06: Collecting Clocks and Losing Time airs on WDR3 Westdeutsch Rundfunk, Germany.

06/5-7: Invited speaker at RADIO AS ART- Concepts, Spaces, Practices: Radio Art between Media Reality and Art Reception conference. Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany.

05/23: Performance with Konrad Korabiewski at Gallery Liebig 12, Berlin, Germany.

05/22: Premiere showing of What Isn’t There in outdoor site: Milky Way alleyway between Elm Grove and Cowan streets, Toronto Canada. Multi-channel film installation created by Public Studio, for which I composed the sound and did sound design.

05/06: Workshop together with Radio Corax, Mobile Radio (Knut Aufermann and Sarah Washington), and Elisabeth Zimmermann of Kunstradio, and Vinod Pavarala of UNESCO community media. Halle (Saale), Germany.

04/28: Collecting Clocks and Losing Time airs on YLE Finnish public radio.

04/26: Ghost Imbiss (me, Jeff Kolar, and Emilie Mouchous) performance in Montreal, house concert.

04/16: NRRF B Radio presents: The Electric Earth at Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago; rebroadcast on WGXC New York.

04/09-13: Invited speaker, talk entitled Radio Is Not A Container in Radio, Television, and Digital Media Department at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, and work period with Jay Needham, Professor.

04/04: Performance at Frequency Fridays at The Fuse Factory Electronic and Digital Arts Lab, Columbus, Ohio. Also on the bill: Vic Rawlings, If, Bwana, Brett Burleson + Ryan Jewell.

03/15-22: Work period in Israel/Palestine with Public Studio (Elle Flanders and Tamira Sawatzky)

03/18: Ghost Imbiss (Anna Friz, Jeff Kolar, Emilie Mouchous) rebroadcast on CoLaboRadio/senderberlin. 1:00-2:00, GMT +1.

03/01: Performance with Maja Osojnik, Echoraum, Vienna Austria.

02/09: Workshop on sound, radio and transmission with Konrad Korabiewski. Astrid Noacks Atelier, Rådmandsgade 34, Copenhagen.

02/07: Performance with Konrad Korabiewski at Mayhem, Ragnhildgade 1, Copenhagen.

02/06: The Art of Unstable Radio: introduction to radio and transmission art lecture at the main library in Copenhagen, Danmark.

02/04: Curating Radiobiografen, a radio cinema. Gloria Bio, Rådhuspladsen, Copenhagen.

01/30: Performance with Jeff Kolar and Emilie Mouchous as Ghost Imbiss on Π-node radio at Club Transmediale, Where is Jesus, Wrangelschtrasse 57, Kreuzberg, Berlin.

01/28: Performance with Jeff Kolar on senderberlin radio, part of Π-node project at Club Transmediale, Where is Jesus, Wrangelschtrasse 57, Kreuzberg, Berlin.

01/20: Closing night for radioCONA frequency in Ljubljana. Live overnight jam between me and Jeff Kolar, on site at Tobačna 001 gallery.

01/17: Art’s Birthday! Joining the Eternal Network from Ljubljana with CONA and friends. Translocal performance with Maja Osojnik in Vienna.

01/16: Opening of installation (continues to 01/25) and live multi-channel radio performance City at Night, at Tobačna 001, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Retrospective of my radio art works on radioCONA, 2-frequency simulcast between radioCONA and Radio Student, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

01/07: Artist talk City at Night, at Trubarjeva hiša literature, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

01/03: NRRF B Radio international collaboration, with members in Chicago, Florida, Ljubljana, Slovenia, and Abu Dhabi, UAE! Broadcast from the Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago, rebroadcast on WGXC NY, January 11-12.

01/01-26: Artist residency continues at Tobačna 001, supported by MGML (Museum and galleries of city Ljubljana) and CONA Institute for Arts Processing.

 

2013

12/10-11: REuse Radio working group, workshop for 2 days with artists from Ljubljana, to embark on creating new radio and transmission art works for radioCONA presentation at end of January 2014.

12/09: REuse Radio lecture at KC Tobačna 001, as part of artist residency with CONA and Tobačna 001.

12/08: Collecting Clocks and Losing Time, new 5.1 piece commissioned by ORF Kunstradio premieres on Ö1, the cultural channel on the Austrian national public radio.

12/01-31: Artist residency at Tobačna 001, supported by MGML (Museum and galleries of city Ljubljana) and CONA Institute for Arts Processing.

11/26: myself and Emmanuel Madan are live in-studio guests on CoLaboRadio, Berlin.

11/18-11/30: Work period with Emmanuel Madan in Berlin, Germany, to complete the final version of the project The Joy Channel, this time as a radio play for distribution in 2014.

11/14-15: Presentation at LARM conference Digital Audiovisual Memory, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Danmark. My paper is entitled “You had to be there: ephemerality in radiophonic works outside the broadcast paradigm”.

10/12: Night Fall, live radio art broadcast to town of Seydisfjördur, east Iceland, 17:41 – until dark, with guest Konrad Korabiewski.

10: New work to broadcast with Chicago-based Radius. Episode 44: Radio Telegraph. Will air simultaneously on the Radius transmitter in Chicago and my private transmitter in Seydisfjördur, east Iceland. Simulcast on FM in Seydisfjördur and Chicago on October 7-11. Available online from Radius beginning October 1.

09/20: Artist talk at The Bookshop/Project Space, Skaftfell Center for Visual Art, East Iceland.

09/01-10/31: Artist residency at Skaftfell Center for Visual Art, Seydisfjördur, East Iceland.

08/11-18: Work period with Dana Gingras/Animals of Distinction at Stable, Montreal, to create new work durational installation performance Heart as Arena: Nocturne.

07/31: NRRF (Jonny Farrow, Anna Friz, Steve Germana, Jeff Kolar and Peter Speer) perform B-Radio: Brood II: Emergence, live pirate transmissions from the Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL. 18h-21h CDST (GMT -5). Rebroadcast on WGXC in New York state.

07/27: solo performance of What the cuckoo knows and workshop at Sound Like… Audio Art Festival, Paved Arts, Saskatoon SK. [performance postponed until 2014 due to illness]

07/17: NRRF (Jonny Farrow, Anna Friz, Steve Germana, Jeff Kolar and Peter Speer) perform B-Radio: The Occult/I Think Up Demons, live pirate transmissions from the Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL. 18h-21h CDST (GMT -5). Rebroadcast on WGXC in New York state.

07/03: NRRF (Jonny Farrow, Anna Friz, Steve Germana, Jeff Kolar and Peter Speer) perform B-Radio: Pirate Picnic in the Bermuda Triangle, live pirate transmissions from the Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL. 18h-21h CDST (GMT -5). Rebroadcast on WGXC in New York state.

06/21-22: Studio Time, site-specific installation into 4 studio isolation booths in the former DDR radio studios, Naleppastrasse, Berlin, for Digitale Sinneskulturen des Radios, a two-day conference on digital and analogue radio.

06/19: NRRF (Jonny Farrow, Anna Friz, Steve Germana, Jeff Kolar and Peter Speer) perform B-Radio: Landfall on the Forbidden Planet, live pirate transmissions from the Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL. 18h-21h CDST (GMT -5). Rebroadcast on WGXC in New York state.

05/25: installation/performance of Nocturne, a work designed to interact with an installation/performance created by the duo Coppice, at TriTriangle, Chicago IL.

05/19: performance Short Horizon with Kristen Roos at Deep Wireless Festival of Radio and Transmission Art, Artscape Wychwood Barns, Toronto ON.

05/19: keynote talk From Radiation to Resonance at Trans-X Transmission Art Symposium, Arscape Wychwood Barns, Toronto ON.

05/12-18: Zero Hour research residency with Eric Leonardson and Jay Needham at Amherst College, Amherst MA.

05/04: solo performance, What the cuckoo knows/ collecting clocks and losing time, at Deep Wireless Festival of Radio and Transmission Art, Artscape Wychwood Barns, Toronto ON.

05/01: translocal performance B Radio: Voyage to the Forbidden Planet, with NRRF (Jonny Farrow, Stephen Germana, Jeff Kolar, and Peter Speer), opening of Deep Wireless Festival of Radio and Transmission Art, Artscape Wychwood Barns, Toronto ON.

04/25-27: remount of Heart as Arena, Animals of Distinction, Salle Multi, Coopérative Méduse, Québec City, QC.

04/23: remount of Heart as Arena, Animals of Distinction, Centennial Theatre, Sherbrooke, QC.

04/13: performance with Eric Leonardson, Megapolis, Union Docs, Brooklyn, NY.

04/12: lecture/artist talk, The New School, New York, NY.

03/30: workshop instructor, Sound, Listening, Transmission, Department of Art Education, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL.

03/16:  performer, No Media, TriTriangle, Chicago IL.

02/28: Radio art/work The Clandestine Transmissions of Pirate Jenny (26 min), rebroadcast on WGXC Green and Columbia counties, New York State, 3-3:30pm.

02/26: RadioRadio, hosted by Kate Donovan and Davidly on CoLaboRadio, 88.4FM Berlin. One-hour interview with me and collaborator Emmanuel Madan, with rebroadcast of my live show at Salon Bruit plus excerpts of the Joy Channel v. 2 and v. 3. Listen here

02/17: Encontrando diales y radio frecuencias junto con Anna Friz, interview with me by José Ignacio Vidal (translated into Spanish) posted on the Holy Filament

02/15: solo performance at quota; unquota, Salon Bruit, Berlin Germany.
Video documentation here, pre-show interview here.

02: studio work at ORF Kunstradio, on new 5.1 radio art/work entitled What the cuckoo knows/ collecting clocks and losing time. Ö1, cultural channel on the Austrian national public radio, Vienna, Austria.

01/19: NRRF Radio rebroadcast on WGXC, Green and Columbia counties, New York.

01/17: NRRF for Art’s Birthday–rogue radio and streaming from the Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago IL. Also Somewhere a voice is calling (created with Absolute Value of Noise) streaming and broadcast on the European Broadcasting Union satellite to all public radio stations in the EBU network, CiTR Radio Vancouver B.C., CFRC Kingston ON, and CKUT Montréal QC.