Banrei
Select work examples 2012 - 2016
"DA ZA DE ZA DA"
2016
premeire June 2 Pact Galerie, Paris
part of "SpI_e s  I.N  thE W [I] Re" with Michael Bevilacqua
multi channel sound installation
 
"The Motion of Gathering Loops"
2016
premeire May - July for "Get Clear On What You Think," a group exhibition at Maxwell Colette Gallery, Chicago, curated by Claire Molek 
folded polyester robe (Soto-Zen Okesa) over wrapped speaker playing a siren on a loop
"Father's to I've to Father's"
2016
Opera for SMS text message
live premeire May 20 - 22 Offprint London,Tate Modern, London
remote group performnace over two weeks from May 1 - May 15
sent to 200 cell phones in 7 countries by mass SMS service
Complete libretto consists of 91 different text messages, 17 audio files
"AMNMA"
2016
Selected performances include:
Fabrik Expo, Los Angeles
Silent Funny, Chicago
Manifest, Chicago
Drop Everything Biennial, Inis Oirr, Ireland
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, Oak Park
Kyma International Sound Symposium, Leicester, England
May 27 2016 Drop Everything Biennial
3,000 ft of bubble wrap woven into robes, multi-channel sound installation, 150 cell phone speakers
Final remnants of AMNMA from Drop Everything Biennial. Folded bubble wrap robe, wrapped speakers playing poems generated from names of the participants. At Cill Ghobnait, a small 9th century church on Inis Oirr. 
May 13 during Manifest, Columbia College of Art, Chicago
Group performance ft. Chicago painters Julia Haw, Kenrick Macfarlane, and Kevin Maginnis
900 ft of bubble wrap woven into robes, Long-range acoustic device, sound file
Performance featuring Swedish choreographer/dancer Stina Ahlberg January 29 - 31 2016 Fabrik Expo, Los Angeles
Bubble wrap woven into a robe, multi-channel sound installation
"K H M H K"
2016
Album release
"CHA N DA N CHA"
Premiere January 2016, sculptural sound installation as part of "Thunder in Our Hearts" at Noysky Projects, Los Angeles. Curated by Ginger Schulick Porcella.
Folded robe, car upholstery, covered speaker components, audio files
Installation followed by album release
"Medea"
(with Soundwalk Collective)
radio premiere on August 8, 2011 with PS1 Art on Air
premiere performance May 4, 2012 at Centre Pompidou, Paris
album and book release with Dis Voir
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Public Decibel

In 2015, I created Public Decibel, a sonic architecture firm that focuses on solving placemaking and urban development challenges through interactive sound.  The following projectes reflect solo work under the Public Decibel umbrella. 

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www.PublicDecibel.com

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Sonic Placemaking _ Public Decibel.pdf

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