Author Archives: presentplace

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Resounding Rivers

Opened 6th May 2010, closing 5th June 2010. In conjunction with PLACE Built Environment Centre and Belfast City Council. Sound installation to be heard outside of: Place, Fountain Street; Kellys Cellar, Bank Street; Bittles Bar, Victoria Street; Cloth Ear, Waring Street; Waterfront Hall, Lanyon Place and BBC, Ormeau Avenue. Installations active between 09:30 and 17:30 everyday […]

ISEA 2009 various presentations

– Blackstaff is Belfast, a work in collaboration with Stuart Sloan, was in the juried exhibit at Ormeau Baths (see earlier post). – I conducted a talk in the  ‘Entertainment and Mobility’ session on the Saturday (28/08/2009) under the heading The Urban Aesthetic and Positive mobile intervention. Within the talk i went through a few […]

Blackstaff is Belfast

Locative media sound walk accompanied by gallery based video installation exhibited within the ISEA 2009 juried exhibit held at Ormeau Baths, Belfast from 7th of August until the 29th, 2009. The Blackstaff River, a principal tributary of the Lagan River, flows underground from the south of the city to the centre. The majority of the […]

Moving Cultures

Three week excursion from Guangzhou, China to Lhasa, Tibet upon the recently re-instated train service in the month of July, 2009. Undertaken in colloboratin with a group of western Artists (Uk, USA and Austrilia) and a group of English Language post graduates from the Unversity of Guangzhou. Two Art exhibtions where held with in the […]

The Fountain Experiment

Creation of sound recognition software and then implementation upon a prototype mobile device. Project conducted over three weeks within a residency at the Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol and with support from HP Labs. Bristol, famous for its central harbor and waterways, has numerous fountains in prominent locations through out the city. Each of these water […]

In Hear, Out there: Yokohama

Created specifically for and exhibited within the Dislocate Festival event (, Tokyo/Yokohama, Japan. Creation: 3 – 13th September 2008, exhibit: 13th – 21st. Work and work process are documented upon a separate blog, please visit: Overview of general “In hear, Out there” ethos: I shall be constructing and presenting a sonic work which utilizes locative media technologies, specifically GPS, as […]

Big Bee, Hebden Bridge Fringe

Sound composition projected within the Hebden Bridge Fringe, Yorkshire, Uk. Specific date unknown, within 27th June – 13th July 2008 At some point, somewhere within hebden bridge… from the bridge, within the town, out in the woods… a short sound composition of mine was projected. My blurb on the work: “Short composition created from small […]

Present Place

3 week experimentation and 1 week Exhibition within the PS2 gallery, Belfast. In response to the venue’s “Sounding out Space” series. 5 June -5 July 2008 See work blog, which includes contributions from each day of the project: Location: PS2 (Paragon Studios 2), Donegall Street, Belfast 23m² project space, with its public exposure to the […]

In Hear, Out there: Madrid

Original proposal selected by MediaLab-Prado for creation within the workshop/conference, Madrid, March 3-14 2008. In continuation, work was exhibited within MediaLab, 26 March – 18 May 2008 Primarily, work created in collaboration with Maria Priesto and Andrew Henley.  Work awarded “Second prize” in the international new media art competition “Culturas 2008” within the category of “Coordinates: states of change”. […]