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AUDIO ART
SELECTED PERFORMANCES AND INSTALLATIONS

(For more information on my frequent collaborator Carolyn Healy click here)

  • 2015
    • Splendor in the Glass," mulitmedia installation with Carolyn Healy, as part of the Emanations group exhibition at Wheaton Arts Center, Millville, New Jersey.
    • Artist Residency at Time Exchange, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • 2014
    • "Residual Signal," mulitmedia installation with Carolyn Healy, in the Sanctuary of the Rotunda, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    • Artist Residency at Signal Culture, Oswego, New York.
  • 2013
    • "Bearing Witness," sound installation as part of dance performance by Germaine Ingram and Leah Stein, Johnson House Historic Site, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 2012
    • "Indigo Hunting," a mulitmedia site-specific installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy) as part of the show Catagenesis, at Globe Dye Works, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    • "Night Ferry," an outdoor video and music night in Crescent Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    • "Video Wagon," a mobile live video projection truck. With Matthew Barnes, Derek Scull and Andrew Zahn.
    • "Commotion," a re-imagining of public in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A large scale, temporary, community-based project between PECO, Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority and the University of the Arts. I was lead artist and project director.
  • 2011
    • “Figures of Speech,” a multimedia installation with Carolyn Healy, 3820 Lancaster Avenue, in conjunction with Look! Lancaster Avenue Art Festival, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 2010
    • “A Simple Device,” video shown at Magmart Festival, Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Naples, Italy
    • "Control Panel," video shown at 8th Annual Art Stays Festival, Ptuj, Slovenia
    • “Partial Clearing,” a multimedia installation with Carolyn Healy, Ganser Gallery, Millersville University, Millersville, Pennsylvania
  • 2009
    • "Running True," multimedia installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Disston Saw Works, HiddenCity Festival, Philadelphia, PA
    • "A Simple Device," single channel video, Faculty Exhibition, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
    • "SoundField at Temple Gallery," with Gene Coleman and <perpetualmvmtsnd>, Philadelphia, PA
    • Artist in residence, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY
    • "Re:Cast," Nexus Foundation for the Arts, with musician bilwa costas.
  • 2008
    • "MetaphorM," multimedia installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Suyama Space, Seattle, Washington
    • "always so," video at Borowsky Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2007
    • “half moon rising," multimedia installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Sharadin Art Gallery, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
    • “SoundExchange 2007” performance emsemble with Pauline Oliveros, American Composer’s Forum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Artist in residence, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY
    • Audio/video performances at the Philadelphia Fringe Festival and Pageant Gallery
  • 2006
    • “SoundExchange 2006” composer-in-collaboration with Pauline Oliveros, American Composer’s Forum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Audio/video performances at the Salon, Turtle Studios, Philadelphia Museum of Art and The Gate, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Artist in Residence at the Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY
  • 2005
    • Artist in Residence at the Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY
    • “More Bloody Lies,” video projection, (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Operation RAW, Ice Box Project Space at Crane Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2004
    • "Limbic Pentameter," multimedia installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Live Arts Festival, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Artist-in-Residence, Experimental Television Center, Owego, New York
    • Performance at the Salon, Philadelphia, PA
    • Participant in the Acadia Summer Arts Program, Mt. Desert Island, ME
    • University of the Arts Faculty Show, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2003
    • "Limbic Pentameter," a multimedia installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Lerman Gallery, HACC, Harrisburg, PA
    • "Pwll Glo" multimedia installation, 5-Spot, Phila., PA
    • Composer-in-Residence, Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, New York
    • Audio/video work presented at Society for Photographic Education Conference, College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
  • 2002
    • "here&now," a multimedia installation (with sculptor Carolyn Healy), Abington Art Center, Abington, PA
    • "A Funny Thing," a video at the Insitute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
    • "always so," video presentation at London Centre Multimedia Festival, London, England
  • 2001
    • Audio/video performance at The Rotunda, University of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA
  • 2000
    • "Synopera," site-specific sound, light and sculpture installation (with Carolyn Healy), Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1999
    • "Cross-Talk," multimedia interactive installation (with Carolyn Healy), International Computer Music Association Conference, Beijing, P.R. China
    • "Place of Memory; an archaeology of site-specificity 1969-1999" Temple University Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa.
    • "Particles," performance with infrared sound controller, SonicLogos99, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1998
    • "Intro-Speck," site-specific sound, light and sculpture installation (with Carolyn Healy), International Computer Music Association Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • "Nmesh," site-specific sound, light and sculpture installation (with Carolyn Healy) 141 N.2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
    • "Dietrologia," sound installation, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, Pa.
    • "Word Salad," SEAMUS conference, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
  • 1997
    • "PipSqueak(479)", a sound installation/performance, ARCO Park, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.
    • "Growth Factor", a sound and sculpture installation, with sculpture and lighting by Carolyn Healy, 220 Church Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
    • Sound object "Working Cupboard," New Dimensions-New Directions, Paley Design Center, Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science, Philadelphia, Pa.
    • Changing the Rules of the Game, audio tape/images, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1996
    • Artist-in-Residence at the Yellow Springs Institute, Yellow Springs, Pa.
    • SoundCulture 96, Tape work included in the "Listening Room," San Fransisco Art Commission Gallery, San Fransisco, California.
    • Crosswaves Festival, Performance of "SCENEunseen," Annenberg Center, University of Pennsylvania, with Carolyn Healy, Miriam Fredenthal, and Stan Fink
  • 1995
    • Chance Encounters, "E.G.A.C. ( Experimental Genetic Algorithm Cart)," Museum of American Art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Prison Sentences, "Overtones," a sound installation; with sculpture and lighting by Carolyn Healy, Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    • Audio tape presented at the National Conference of the Society of Electro- Acoustic Music in the United States, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
  • 1994
    • "Klangwind," tape work for collaborative sound installation, Gdansk, Poland
  • 1993
    • Interactive sound/light table sculpture;with sculptor Carolyn Healy, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1992
    • "Interference," a tape work commissioned by New American Radio. Collaboration with writer Miriam Seidel
  • 1991
    • Interactions, "Ether/Aura: An Electromagnetic Event," sound/light environment and performance, with sculptor Carolyn Healy, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Sixth Annual Festival of Independents, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1990
    • "The things one has to listen to..." and "Altitudes"; two tape works commissioned by New American Radio
  • 1989
    • "Shallow Breathing," sound/light environment with sculptor Carolyn Healy, Hewlett Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • "Nick's Dream," Alice Forner & Dancers, Merce Cunningham Studio, New York, New York
  • 1988
    • "Molly Bloom in Venice," Performance at the International James Joyce Symposium, Cini Foundation, Venice, Italy
    • "One Night Stand #8," Merce Cunningham Studio, New York, NY
  • 1987
    • "Lives Over Time," Alice Forner Dance Co., Douglas Dunn Studio, New York, New York
    • "Molly Bloom," Performance at:
      • La Mama Theater, New York, New York
      • Symphony Space, New York, New York
      • Temple Gallery Stage Three, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1985
    • Sound tape; Burchfield Art Center, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York
  • 1984
    • "Experimental Radio Project," VPRO Radio, the Netherlands

    GRANTS

  • 2007 Faculty Development Grant, University of the Arts
  • 2006 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, New Genres/Visual Arts
  • 2005 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Special Opportunity grant
  • 2004 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Special Opportunity grant
  • 2003 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Special Opportunity grant
  • 2001 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Media Arts/audio and digital video
  • 1999 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Media Arts/audio
  • 1995 National Endowment for the Arts, Sound Art
  • 1995 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Media Arts/audio
  • 1993 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, specific support grant (with Carolyn Healy)
  • 1991 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Media Arts/audio
  • 1991 "Ether/Aura" support grant, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1990 New Forms Regional Grant
  • 1989 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Interdisciplinary grant (with Carolyn Healy)
  • 1988 Daniel Dietrich Foundation

    MISC.

  • 2005 Moderated Symposium on Sound Art, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2004 Edward T. Cone Foundation Fellow
  • 2003 Book review in Computer Music Journal
  • Prison Sentences Catalog of Eastern State Peniteniary exhibition
  • Mail Art book by Shozo Shiamoto, Hyogo, Japan
  • Network'84 Audio tape and book
  • Audio Child Audio tape
  • Rattled Pains Audio tape