PARTICULARS: concerning the small parts in individual items of detail as contrast to universal qualities. sound artist and experimental composer working with text, video and sculpture to understand materiality of thought as it morphs in no particular order into belief systems, social anxiety, competition, closed circuits, and the loss or assertion of self
b. 1975 Saint Louis, Missouri
TAURUS SUN, GEMINI MOON, SAGITTARIUS RISING, VENUS in CANCER,
MARS in PISCES,
MERCURY in GEMINI
GROUPSHOW / INSTALLATION
2020 Visual Tonic. Cole Projects. Featuring: Akinola Davies Jr, Lori E Allen, Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Sean Capone, Rachel Maclean, Katarsyna Perlak, Kate MccGwire, Olivia Norris, Charlie Warde, Lone Taxidermist, Manu Luksch
2020 Rachel Pimm: Plates. (soundtrack for Rachel Pimm solo show). Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK.
2020 Beyond Transparency, RADAR, Loughborough University Arts, Loughborough, UK
2019 Under the Skin: Anantomy, Art and Identitiy. Royal College of Physicians. London, UK.
2019 Nida Symposium: Futres/Intersections, Lithuanian Photographers Association. Vilnius, Lithuania
2017 The Conversational Cosmos, West Space, Melbourne
2016 Tipping Points: Flourish and Collapse in the Circularity of the GeoStory. Podium. Oslo, Norway
2016 SoundThought : Dialogues in Digital Aesthetics, CCA, Glasgow, UK
2015 Women in Sound/Women on Sound, Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts
2021 Plutos's Return. Cassette. Bloxham Tapes. BT29. London/Bergen.
2019 Below the Radar 32: The Wire Magazine
2019 Tears|Ov: A Hopeless Place. Vinyl LP. WHO#14, Wormhole Records. London
2019 XYZ (an ABC of The Tapeworm as Mixed by Dale Cornish).Compilation cassette release. Tapeworm #123. Berlin/London.
2017 A Can of Worms. Compilation cassette release. Tapeworm #100. Tapeworm. Berlin/London
2016 Tears of the Material Vulture. Solo cassette release. Tapeworm #85. Tapeworm. Berlin/London
1995-1997 Madame Chaos. Manhattah Neighborhood Network, Public Access Television. Collaboration with Madame Chao. NY, NY
2020 Touch Presents...CM von Hausswolf, Zachary Paul and TEARS|OV at Iklectik, London UK.
2019 Alchemical : S (Sulfur) and Hg (Mercury), with Rachel Pimm, Dark Matter: Alchemical, Science Gallery London, UK
2019 S (Sulfur), with Rachel Pimm, Dark Matter: Elemental, Science Gallery London, UK
2019 Every Body is an Archive, collaboration performance with Liz Orton, Performance Lab, Bloomsbury Theatre, London,
2019 DISINTEGRATION, with Rachel Pimm, Whitechapel gallery, London
2017 Wolfgang Tillmans Retrospective/ South Tank. Lori E. Allen with Tears|Ov, Tate Modern. London, UK
2016 Electromatronic 5, Oxford, UK
2016 Avante Gardening, Cologne, Germany
2015 worming out of shit, with Rachel Pimm, 21st Century, Chisenhale Gallery, London
2018-2020 MSc Psychology, Neuroscience and Music: Music Mind and Brain). Goldsmiths University. London (partial completion)
1999 MA Archaeology. University College London
1997 BA Anthropology and Classical Studies. New York University
SHORTLISTS / FUNDING / RESIDENCIES / GRANTS
2020 Freelands Foundation Emergency Fund. UK. (grant)
2018 NTS WIP. LONDON, UK (shortlisted)
2015 Sound and Music Embedded: Cafe OtoLONDON, UK (shortlisted)
2016Up in the Air. STUK. LEUVEN, BELGIUM (residency)
SONIC IDENT, RADIO ARTS CATALYST. COMMISSIONED by ARTS CATALYST. 2021
EDITOR, UNTITLED HEIROGLYPHS, by TAI SHANI. COMMISSIONED by SERPENTINE GALLERIES, BACK TO EARTH and POMPEII COMMITMENT. ARCHAEOLOGICAL MATTERS. 2021
BROADCASTER / ONLINE STREAMING, THE STORY OF A CIRCLE IN THE MIND OF A FISH: THE UNDERSTORY OF THE UNDERSTORY, SERPENTINE GALLERIES. 2020
PRODUCER, TRANSMISSIONS 2020, APRIL 2020-PRESENT
Responsibilities include: technical liaison with Project curators and invited artists; oversight on all video content, editing, mastering and online streaming; stream platform: proof of concept, prototype, test and build; website design, build and maintenance.
PRODUCER, From a Whisper to a Roar Podcast. SUPPORTED by OPENING DOORS LONDON and HERITAGE FUND UK, AUGUST 2019-SEPTEMBER 2020
A 3 episode podcast series tracing oral histories of LGBTQ+ women spanning the 50 years since the Stonewall Riots and the formation of the GLF.
A/V TECHNICIAN, TATE BRITAIN, TATE MODERN, GOETHE INSTITUT, AND BARBICAN DECEMBER 2014-PRESENT
Responsibilities include: set-up and running of various A/V events across Tate Britain, Tate Modern; 35 and 16mm freelance projection for Goethe Institut and the Barbican. Select high profile tech appointments include: AV installation of Modigliani Virtual Tour, tech support and film projection across all events on Joan Jonas Retrospective, Wolfgang Tilllmans Retrospective, Tarek Atoui Reverse Collection, and speaker installation for Lawrence Abu Hamden Walled Unwalled.
VIDEO MIXER/CAMERA OPERATOR, BLOOMBERG TV, BLOOMBERG LONDON, FREELANCE 2018-PRESENT
LECTURER, MUSIC THEORY / EXPERIMENTAL COMPOSITION, SSR LONDON SEPTEMBER 2016 – JANUARY 2018
Responsibilities included: preparation and delivery of lesson, course syllabus, and weekly hands-on workshop; grading, appraisal and one-to-one feedback.
SOUND ENGINEER, RESONANCE FM 104.4, JUNE 2015- AUGUST 2016
Responsibilities included: volunteer sound engineering on live radio shows, upload and maintenance of stings and advert content for the station.
TECHNICAL MANAGER, BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE LONDON AUGUST 2008 – JULY 2015
Responsibilities included: managing a team of 20 + projectionist staff, oversight of projection box maintenance and installation, technical production on in-house events, budget holding, appraisals, retro-fitting and technical liaison with the Archive.
PROJECTOR INSTALLATION & FILM PROJECTION, BMW TEN DAYS SIX NIGHTS, TATE MODERN SOUTH TANKS 2017
Installation of 35mm film projector and screen in the South Tanks and film projection for the event.
PROJECTOR INSTALLATION & FILM PROJECTION, QUEEN ELIZABETH HALL, LONDON, FILM LONDON FILM FESTIVAL ARCHIVE GALA 2010, 2011, & 2012
DIGITAL CINEMA SOLUTIONS ADVISOR, WOLFGANG TILLMANS - BOOK FOR ARCHITECTS: TWO CHANNEL VIDEO INSTALLATION, 14TH ARCHITECTURE BIENNALE, VENICE 2014
CHIEF PROJECTIONIST, RITZY CINEMA LONDON 2003-2008
ART TEACHER, CITY & COUNTRY SCHOOL OF MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, NY 2000-2002
EXCAVATION & LAB TECHNICIAN, ABRI CASTANET, FRANCE 1996-1999:COLLAPSED PALAEOLITHIC ROCK SHELTER FUNDED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF THE SORBONNE AND NEW YORK UNIVERSITY.
EXCAVATION TECHNICIAN, FORT BELL FONTAINE, ST. LOUIS, MO 1994-1995: FORT CA. 1810 FUNDED BY UMSL, THE MISSOURI HISTORICAL SOCIETY, WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, FORT BELLE FONTAINE HISTORICAL SOCIETY