SELECTED BROADCASTS, INSTALLATIONS AND PERFORMANCES BY LA COSA PREZIOSA
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Above: "Passa La Banda?" at Ethnographic Terminalia 2011 (Montréal, Canada)
Photo by Rachel Topham



EXHIBITIONS & INSTALLATIONS:

Upcoming:
_liminal State, audio installation, Center for Creative Practices (Dublin, Ireland), 18th-25th April 2013

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Six Moorings and A Silent Thread', A Very Grand Canal group show, LUAN Gallery (Athlone, Ireland), 6th March- 28th April 2013

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Six Moorings and A Silent Thread', immersive sound installation. Waterways Ireland Headquarters (Enniskillen, Ireland), Nov 2012

> Kinokophonography: 'Beauty', 13th Nov 2012 (British Library, London)

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Wing and A Prayer' 60x60 Voice Mix, International Sound Art Festival, Mitte Museum, 25th Oct 2012 (Berlin, Germany)

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Sound as Space', multichannel group performance. Part of SoundLab Prague (Sounds of Europe, Q-O2 Bruxelles, Skolská 28, Asociacie MLOK), Galerie Tranzit Display, 5th Oct 2012 (Prague, Czech Republic)

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dalla notte al mattino', Europe: A Sound Panorama live performance, Skàlar Centre for Sound Art and Experimental Music 3-6 Oct 2012 (Seydisfjordur, Iceland)

> Sound Design,
Diceman’, Bewley’s Café Theatre, 24th Sept to 13th Oct 2012 (Dublin, Ireland)

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Six Moorings and a Silent Thread’ immersive sound installation, Waterways Ireland Visitors’ Centre, Dublin Tall Ships Festival 15th Aug to 7th Sept (Dublin, Ireland)

> 'Origins' Kinokophone night, 23rd Aug 2012 MadLab (Manchester, UK)

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Shoot the Tiger', group show curated by PrettyVacanT Dublin (Dublin, Ireland)

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Escape', walk-in installation as part of 4.3.12, curated by the Performance Art Network. Block T (Dublin, Ireland)

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and now I speak…' Official selection, Sound Programme, International Streaming Festival 6th Edition (The Hague, The Netherlands)

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'Passa La Banda?  A sonic ethnography of a Southern Italian festa'. Official selection, Ethnographic Terminalia 2011. Eastern Bloc Center for Media  and Interdisciplinary Art 14th to 21st Nov 2011 (Montréal, Canada)

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Escape', public broadcast. Mamuska Dublin at The Back Loft, La Catedral Studios, 11th November 2011 (Dublin, Ireland)

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dalla notte al mattino' live performance, talk & radio broadcast (Goethe Institut Belgrade, Deutschland Radio Kultur, ZKM Karlsruhe, Radio Belgrade, European Broadcasting Union Ars Acoustica Group) ZKM | Institute for Music and Acoustics Karlsruhe, 17th to 23rd Oct 2011 (Karlsruhe, Germany)

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An Ode to the Moon- Ode alla Luna' Dance score.  Performers: Tebby W.T. Ramasike (dance), Cristina Benedita (dance, vocals) and Suzanne Zapf (violin) (Palazzo Rinaldi Artists' Residency, Italy July 2011)

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Soundwaves Festival Brighton One of 10 tracks selected to feature as part of the Listen! event (Brighton, UK 2011) 

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AIR/ EAR instalación radial, curated by Rubén Marino Tolosa.  Live streaming 24th Jun and 15th July (Argentina, 2011)

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BEAM Festival One of 6 tracks selected for the BEAM Train strand of the Festival (Brunel University, UK 2011)

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Escape I' Track featured, Issue #1 of Radiauteur & launch public performance.  Clandestino Festival, (Gothenburg, Sweden)

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After the storm' Featured in Vol. 9 of Phono-Photo, curated by Guillaume Loizillon, Trace label (2011)

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Audio-Urbanités: Et Avec Ta Ville, Tu T’Entends Bien?' participation in urban soundscape collection curated by Gilles Malatray, Des Arts Sonnants (France, 2011)

> 'Audio-Urbanités' itinerant exhibition part of the Festival de Bellevue. 2nd and 3rd July 2011, Parc de La Tete D’Or (Lyon, France)

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Cow Belles', The Athena 60x60 Mix , showcase of International contemporary female composers. (Murray State University, USA and Dino Lupatti Hall, Bucharest, Romania 2011)

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Hephaestus (forging the fire)' immersive live performance, SHE-D arts space (Dublin, 2011)

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circaDiem (approximately one day)', performance, talk, post-show Q&A. Sept 2010, Centre for Creative Practices (Dublin, Ireland)


AWARDS:

> Migrant Artists on Ireland Bursary, Center for Creative Practices, Jan 2013 (Dublin, Ireland)

> Music Bursary Award 2012, Dublin City Council Arts Office June 2012 (Dublin, Ireland)

> Culture Ireland Travel Award to Montréal, Canada. Nov 2011

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Europe: Ein Klang Panorama / Europe: A Sound Panorama' juried prize for soundscape art, 2011. Goethe Institut Belgrade, Deutschlandradio Kultur, ZKM Institut for Music and Acoustics Karlsruhe, Radio Belgrad, EBU European Broadscasting Union Ars Acustica Group.


PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS:

>‘Six Moorings and a Silent Thread: sound stories from the Grand Canal Offaly County Council / Dept. of the Environment and Local Government, Ireland. Oct 2011 to April 2012, opened 25th June 2012, currently touring nationwide


TALKS & PRESENTATIONS:

> Upcoming:
_liminal State project talk, CFCP, Sat 20th April 2013 (Dublin, Ireland)

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Sound Art', as part of A Grand Series. LUAN Gallery, 3rd April 2013 (Athlone, Ireland)

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Sound as Space', talk and Q&A following multichannel performance. Part of SoundLab Prague (Sounds of Europe, Q-O2 Bruxelles, Skolská 28, Asociacie MLOK), Galerie Tranzit Display, 5th Oct 2012 (Prague, Czech Republic)

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Soundwalking as Creative and Artistic Practice’, 2nd Women in Music Conference, Royal Irish Academy of Music, Sat 14th Sept 2012 (Dublin, Ireland)

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'Passa La Banda?  A sonic ethnography of a Southern Italian festa'. Gallery talk and Q&A as part of Ethnographic Terminalia 2011. Eastern Bloc Center for Media  and Interdisciplinary Art, Nov 2011 (Montréal, Canada)

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Field Recording' talk & radio broadcast | Audio Kultur Festival, Europa: Ein Klangpanorama (ZKM Institute for Music and Acoustics Karlsruhe, Germany) 20th Oct 2011

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Hephaestus (forging the fire)' post-performance talk and Q&A, SHE-D arts space (Dublin, 2011)

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circaDiem (approximately one day)', introduction and post-show Q&A. Sept 2010, Centre for Creative Practices (Dublin, Ireland)


NATIONAL RADIO BROADCASTS:

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'Escape (I)', 'Escape (II)' Nova on RTÉ Lyric FM, presented by Bernard Clarke. 22nd April 2012 (Ireland)

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dalla notte al mattino', Deutschlandradio Kultur and Deutschlandfunk. 'Lange Nacht Europe: Ein Klangpanorama', presented by Goetz Naleppa and Sandra Topan. Jan 2012


REPORTS/ BLOGGER:

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In the Field: The Art and Craft of Field Recording', The British Library (London), reporting as guest blogger for the World Listening Project, Chicago USA Feb 2013


CURATORIAL:

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Sound Devices: explorations in sound and literature' project curator, Rathmines Public Library/ UNESCO City of Literature. Monthly event, Jan- May 2013 (Dublin, Ireland)

> Artistic director,
Palazzo Rinaldi Artists' Residency, Jun-Aug yearly (Basilcata, Italy)