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All Urban Songlines and other works. For a complete overview of all exhibitions, workshops, bibliography etc. please refer to the section biography.

 
2016 _ 039 Urban Songline (Panoptic Footnote) - Bucharest Biennale 7, Bucharest, Romania - Translated composite image of the 360-degree view from the former fire-watchtower Foisurol de Foc in Bucharest into a billboard that is placed in the outskirts of the city...  
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2016 _ 038 Urban Songline (ZamZam) - Marrakech Biennale 6, Marrakech, Morocco - Some Moroccans call the 10th day of Muharram, traditionally a day of celebration and joy, Zamzam Day. On this day, a national balloon fight takes place. This Urban Songline...  
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2015 _ 034 Urban Songline (Water Score) - 14th Istanbul Biennale, Parallel Event, Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey - This Urban Songline (Water Score) is a commission and acquisition site-specifically developed as sound-. and video work....  
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2015 _ 029 Urban Songline (Song For Beyaz Gül) - 14th Istanbul Biennale, Parallel Event, Chapel of the Dutch Consulate, Istanbul, Turkey - This is a song for Beyaz Gül, the mistress of Cornelis Calkoen who died of a broken heart when the Ambassador was relocated in 1743....  
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2015 _ 025 Urban Songline - PRAVA Festival - Rockville, MD - US - For PRAVA Festival the 6th floor of a building site was translated in an Urban Songline for Roller Derby Girls as they described the 360-degree glass surrounded 'arena' in a specifically designed....  
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2014 _ 024 Urban Songline - ISCP - Brooklyn, US - An installation of copper tape on walls that starts in the artist's studio and continues outside into hallways and staircases. The strip of copper tape, 6 inches high, connects people inside and outside the studio creating an electric....  
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2014 _ 021 Urban Songline - Blaffer Art Museum - Houston, US - This performance is based on light-filters I created from matching film gels with the light emanating from the paintings created by Mark Rothko for the Rothko Chapel in Houston. These filters were subsequently...  
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2014 _ 018 Urban Songline - Focused Artist - Art Rotterdam, NL - Transforming the original fuse-box of the Van Nelle Factory into a musical instrument during a live 45-hour concert as I processed the specifically created piece 'Hidden Concert for Alarms, Screams....  
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2011 _ 008 Urban Songline - Novy Most / Space Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia - The sounds produced by Novy Most in Bratislava, the largest singe-span suspension bridge in the world, transmitted by Viennese Free Radio Orange 94.0, received back and ....  
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2011 _ 006 Urban Songline - Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, DE - The staircase of the Pinakothek der Moderne as the stage for generating a site-specific sound-profile through the re-enactment of Murakami's 'Kafka on the Shore'. The backdrop is formed by a series of...  
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2011 _ 005 Urban Songline - Gwangju Design Biennale 2011 - To enable the architecture to be listened to whenever needed, the site-specific structure of the Communities Section of the 2011 Gwangju Design Biennale, the On-Site Hub, was interpreted during a live performance....  
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2009 _ 001 Urban Songline - Flux-S, Eindhoven (NL) - This is the first Urban Songline after visiting the Australian outback studying the Aboriginal tradition to take care of, spiritually embody and map their land as an individually assigned verbal and tonal...  
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2014 _ Dancing the Weather in All the Rooms of My House - ISCP - Brooklyn, US - A performance piece that lets an invited dancer interpret the weather patterns like humidity, temperature & air-pressure measured through a Portable Weather Station in different....  
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2014 _ Sunsets - ISCP - Brooklyn, US - These paintings represent our collective sunsets as they exist on the internet | After being pixelated the individual pixels are matched and poured over with household paint of the Dutch Boy™ color system on panels measuring....  
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2012 _ Skies over Snaefell - de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands - These are the skies over the mountain // volcano // glacier Snaefell in Iceland where Jules Verne starts his journey to the center of the earth, where NASA's astronauts train before....  
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2008 _ MATCHMAKER - Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil & Zendai Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China - MATCHMAKER maps the public spaces around the world identifying their colors by their Pantone® codes, investigating how...  
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2004 _ Urban Mandalas - El Forat de la Vergonya (The Hole of Shame) - Barcelona, Spain. The Tibetan mandala, a meditative circular drawing traditionally constructed from colored sand grains by Buddhist monks, translated into a western street version making....  
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2016 _ 048 Urban Songline (Sedimentation Script) - 1st Yinchuan Biennale - A site-specific work using the concept of light and shadow as a manipulator of time and space. 7 moving dollies with each 7 x 7 flashlights tied to them are pulled around in the night through Yoko...  
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2016 _ 036 Urban Songline (A Greenhouse Sonarium) - Lisboa Soa, Tapada das Necessidades - Lisbon, Portugal - In this exercise I interpret Brian Hulse's concept of the Sonarium as an integrated experience of sound not only heard and felt in the body but integrated with memory...  
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2015 _ 032 Urban Songline (Excessive Machine) - 2nd Tbilisi Triennial - The score as it appears in Barbarella (1968) remade as pillows for a public bench in Tbilisi that resembles the organ in the movie that is played by the evil Doctor Durand Durand killing his victims...  
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2015 _ 030 Urban Songline (Vortex Rattle) - Event presented in the framework of the 12th Bienal de la Havana (framework) - The Convent of Santa Clara in Havana's Old Town falls under the jurisdiction of the Vatican with the according laws. To guide a visitor transitioning....  
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2015 _ 028 Urban Songline (Golden Record Playing Instruction) - Fondazione Pistoletto - Biella, IT - US - This project uses the patterns of circles and rectangles found in the floors of a disused textile factory in Northern Italy as a profile to generate sound by rolling a spherical...  
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2014 _ 022 Urban Songline - CentroCentro - Madrid, ES - Music composed from the sound-track of the last movie played in 2001 at CineBogart in Madrid before it was squatted and destroyed mixed with processed sounds of me entering the now derelict building to retrieve it's last reel...  
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2014 _ 020 Urban Songline - Rosenthal Contemporary Art Center - Cincinnati, US - For 'Buildering: Misbehaving the City' several local dance groups turn Zaha Hadid's 'Urban Carpet' design for the building into a marble game with giant weather balloons. The dancers improvise...  
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2013 _ 016 Urban Songline (for reverberating room) - Parallel Event to the 13th Istanbul Biennale - An acoustic test room for architectural walls hidden in the 'dungeons' of a 250 year old university building brought to life as an active voice through site-specific reworking...  
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2012 _ 013 Urban Songline - Galeria Del Infinito Arte, Buenos Aires - The original floor plan of the (gallery) space redesigned as a hrönir of a 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 9th, 11th and 12th degree as described in Jorge Luis Borges in Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius by a local graphic designer....  
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2012 _ 007 Urban Songline - Storefront for Art and Architecture - Vito Acconci and Steven Holl's façade and inner space of Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York transformed into a musical instrument by stringing up the inner space allowing visitors to configure...  
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2011 _ 004 Urban Songline - A Vesper Songline - Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, NL - Urban Songline created from a re-staging of Alvin Lucier' s Vespers. Transformed sounds created by the blindfolded volunteer-audience in the auditorium of the Stedelijk Museum...  
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2009 _ 002 Urban Songline - Gasworks, London (UK) - Music created from a 'breathing' Gasholder tank in the South of London, designing a musical score from its different positions and animating from memory the movement over a three months period, which subsequently....  
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2017 _ Sunrise / Sunset Haiku Engine - Whitney Museum - Arport - New York - US - Visually and verbally translates the sky above the Whitney Museum using the names of the Dutch Boy house paint colors as a haiku engine generating site-specific poetry for day and night....  
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2014 _ Time Traveler - ISCP - Brooklyn, US - In this performance an actor that is not recognisable as such wears a perfume that is synthesised accurately to represent the smell of a forest floor after rain. The actor, lingering in the studio and other spaces in the building....  
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2013 _ Grounding Floor - Galerie Donatz After loosing my taste and smell entirely in Munich twice whilst working there, returning to me instantly when I got out on an airplane, I decided to make an entire floor out of conductive copper-tape to live on during my following stay....  
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2012 _ The First Time the World Was Made... - URRA, Buenos Aires, Argentina - The first time man made the world he made it by walking. The pathways people traveled wore out and became the primal architectural interventions in our landscape. These were the first....  
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2007 _ (re-) Creating History - The Moore Space, Miami - (re-) Creating on Miami's Surfside Beach a set of images taken 11 years earlier in Mongolia at the border with Kazakhstan whilst researching notions of authenticity. Two slides of the artist and his then-girlfriend...  
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