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October 25, 2013

Office Hours: Shawn Greenlee on Sound Art

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Photography by Shawn Greenlee

2 – 4 pm, Contemporary Art Gallery

Part of Locally Made’s One Room.

During Office Hours, artists, designers, experts, and brainiacs take the doors off of their offices and studios. Stop by for conversation or advice.

Shawn Greenlee on sound art: audio programming, graphic synthesis, and instrumental bricolage. - Shawn Greenlee

Free with museum admission.

Shawn Greenlee is a composer and sound artist. In recent work, he focuses on the interpretation of visual image as sound via computational methods. Greenlee is Assistant Professor of Foundation Studies at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD); and earned his Ph.D. in Computer Music & New Media from Brown University (2008). Over the past 16 years, Greenlee has toured extensively across the United States and Europe, performing at venues ranging from galleries and concert halls to clubs and warehouses. Conference and festival performances include NIME (2013 Daejeon & Seoul), ICMC (2011, Huddersfield and 2005, Barcelona), IN TRANSIT (2008, Berlin), Elevate (2007, Graz), among several others. Greenlee’s discography spans over fifty releases to date, complemented by an active practice as an exhibiting artist and sound designer.