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  1. Acid Test 01


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  2. Acid Test 02


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    • Air Guitar


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      A single wheelchair motor slowly revolves both guitar and amplifier, creating a droning aeolian loop. The motion that produces the sound is one and the same motion which disperses it around the room.…

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      • Archipelago


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        Archipelago is a sculpture for 53 portable CD players. The work inverts their normal role as the source of audio, turning them instead into receptors of sound: ears. In doing so the work asks how…

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        • Augenmusik (2016)


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          A seven screen video installation of the lasers in optical disc drives. The infra-red wavelength of laser used in CD and DVD technologies is invisible to the human eye and yet, when focused, powerful…

        • Binatone Galaxy


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          An installation for used cassette players which looks on their obsolescence not as an ending, but as an opportunity to reconsider their functional potential. Superseded as playback devices, they become…

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          • Constant Linear Velocity (2016)


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            A kinetic sculpture for used computer cases with automated and amplified optical disc drives. The mechanical gesture of a CD or DVD tray opening and closing concisely performs its function as an intermediary…

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            • Destruction of an Image Sensor


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              edited studio recordings made during the development of a live performance for a 6 megapixel compact camera, audio feedback system, CRT monitor and my right eye. More information about the project…

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              • Digital Audio Film (expanded performance version)


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                Documentation of a performance for three 16mm projectors and three live musicians with CD players and drives. Film by Stephen Cornford Live sound by Stephen Cornford, Patrick Farmer & Madoka…

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                • Digital Audio Film (single screen version)


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                  A handmade animation produced inside a portable CD player. 16mm colour negative film is exposed frame-by-frame to the laser in a compact disc player, registering this invisible and dangerous wavelength…

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                  • Extended Piano


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                    A kinetic sound sculpture. Two guitar strings are attached to two bass strings of an upright piano. Mechanised bows play the guitar strings, whose vibrations resonate sympathetically through the whole…

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