VOLUME Presents: Byron Westbrook

August 20, 2015, 6:00PM
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VOLUME presents a live performance and short conversation with Byron Westbrook.

On the 3rd Thursday of every month, at 6 p.m., Volume explores the intersections of sound, performance, and visual practices with interviews, live performances, artist DJ sets, and more.

ABOUT BYRON WESTBROOK

Byron Westbrook is an artist and musician based in Brooklyn NY. His electronic sound interventions play with dynamics of perception of space, sometimes as multi-channel sound performances or as installation work using video or lighting. He has presented work at ICA London, Cafe OTO (London), Clocktower Gallery, ISSUE Project Room, Roulette, Abrons Arts Center, Eyebeam (NYC), Human Resources, the wulf. (Los Angeles), Instants Chavirés (Paris), The LAB (San Francisco), International House (Philadelphia), VIVO (Vancouver), O’ (Milan), LOOP Festival (Barcelona), Radar Festival (Bogota) among others. He has also worked closely with Phill Niblock to produce concerts at Experimental Intermedia Foundation in NYC since 2005. He has an MFA from Bard College, where he studied with David Berhman, Marcus Schmickler, Laetitia Sonami and Marina Rosenfeld. He has been an artist in residence at Civitella Ranieri Foundation, Clocktower Gallery, Wassaic Project, Diapason Gallery and in 2016 will be an Akademie Schloss Solitude fellow in Stuttgart. He will have an LP out in October 2015 on Root Strata.

Photo by Michael Vallera