Micro-residency: Simon Blackmore

Artist Simon Blackmore from Manchester will be working with Eastville Project Space in mid February 2016 to develop his project as part of our Micro-residency Programme. During the residency, Simon will invite individual to use voice and rhythm to communicate with computer systems. Using custom hardware and software to interact with computers, creating new and unexpected forms of communication.
‘I am excited by the opportunity of opening this musical/technological work out to groups of people in Yeovil and the critical feedback that will be offered by Eastville Project Space.’

About the artist

Simon Blackmore makes performative sculptures and installations using sound and custom-made technologies. Based in Manchester he has exhibited nationally and internationally, Simon is also a founding member of the award winning art group Owl Project (www.owlproject.com), known for their distinctive range of wooden musical and sculptural instruments.