ken gregory

Curriculum Vitae

Here is my Film Resume

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Exhibitions Solo
-  Boreal Moments Unheard and Imagined sound installation at Ace Art Inc. with Groundswell December 3 2013.
- wind coil sound flow, sound installation at San Jose CA City Hall as part of the ZERO1 2010 Biennial September 16-20 2010.
- wind coil sound flow, new work at Gallery C103 University of Winnipeg October 1-31 2009.
- wind coil sound flow, new work at articule Montreal Quebec  April 3 May 9 2009.
- Cheap Meat Dreams and Acorns, solo survey exhibition 1993 to present at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton Ontario February- April 2008. 
- Cheap Meat Dreams and Acorns, solo survey exhibition 1993 to present at the Art Gallery of Windsor ICA April 22 - June 12 2006. 
- Synchro Wing Machines, performance/installation at the Epcor Performing Arts Centre, Calgary with One Yellow Rabbit December 2006.
- 12 Motor Bells, acquistion and exhibition at the National Gallery , Ottawa Ontario, April, May, June 2005.
- Cheap Meat Dreams and Acorns, solo survey exhibition 1993 to present, publication and CD  at Plugin ICA September 17 to November 13 2004. 
- 12 Motor Bells, at Dalhousie Art Gallery , Halifax Nova Scotia,	November 1 to 24 2002.
- Climate Control or How to Predict the Weather Using a Pig Spleen, new work, at aceart Inc, July 18-29 2002.
- 12 Motor Bells, at Neutral Ground Gallery , Regina Saskatchewan	February 3- March 3 2001.		
- Tinkering, Sensors, Machines and Me, new work, at Ace Art Inc, January 21 to February 19 2000.
- under the influence of ether,  at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, April 7 to May 7 1995.  
- germ originally Monstrous caused, at Ace Art April 1 to 7 1994.
 
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Exhibitions	Group
- Prototype  Electric Light Machine for a Modern Room, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy:Sensing the Future exhibition at the Bauhaus Archive October 8 - January 12 2015.
- The Bliss Point, with Natalie Doonan at BIAN 2014 at the Musee D'art Contemporain Montreal May 23-June 1 2014.
- Prototype  Electric Light Machine for a Modern Room, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy:Sensing the Future exhibition at Plugin ICA March 7- June 1  2014.
- Gregory's Sunsuckers: electronic flora and  fauna installation at the Markham Museum with Landslide/Possible Futures September 21- October 14 2013.
- fire river plane stone: Boreal Moments Unheard and Imagined sound installation at Paved Arts Saskatoon, July 26-27 2013.
- Lick My LEDs!  installation and performance at Lewick Institute of Art April 13 2013.
- Coycet LaMort, performance/installation at the Circus of Objects Sept. 21 2012.
- Gregory's Sunsuckers Boreal version, installation at the Winnipeg Folk Festival July 2012. 
- digital modification for new prairie soundscapes, audio installation at Sea of Sound Festival Edmonton Alberta Nov 2011.
- Gregory's Sunsuckers:Boreal, installation at the Tree Museum Gravenhurst Ontario Sept/Nov 2011. 
- Lick My LEDs!  installation at The Durham Art Gallery in Ontario June 10 to July 15 2011.
- digital modification for new prairie soundscapes, audio installation at Prairie Scene in Ottawa,  April 27 - May 6 2011.
- wind coil sound flow, sound installation at San Jose CA City Hall as part of the ZERO1 2010 Biennial September 16-20 2010.
- The Road to Eldorado, sound work at The 8 Fest Toronto  January 30 2010. 
- untitled, short video on tour with Escape curated by J.J Kegan McFadden with Video Pool 2009.
- Winnipeg Sound Machine, prototpye sound installtion at Video Pool  for Art's Birthday January 16,17 2009.
- Against the Wind, audio tracks at the members show of the Platform Gallery June 6-28 2008.
- Endless Kiss, video installation at the Signal and Noise Festival Video In Vancouver BC APril 17- 20 2008.
- Eidos, video installation at Groundswell's New Music Concert November 10 2007.
- Gregory's Sunsuckers and Rock n Roll pt.1 at the Electric Eclectics Festival Festival of Modern Music and Irritainment in Meaford Ontario August 2 - 6 2007.
- Gregory's Sunsuckers at the VanDusen Botanical Vancouver June 30 to July 25 2007. Part of Second Site Collective's group show.
- Untitled sound work for BlackFlash Magazine , a DVD included with each issue. Winter 2007 issue 24.2
- Andy Warhol Machine for Fabulous Fakes annual fundraiser at Plugin ICA November 25 2006. 
- Cake Cam webcam installation/software for Art's Birthday at Video Pool January 14 2006.
- two ton 2 bit robotic installation,  part of Bug City  at Winnipeg Art Gallery September 21 2005 to January 8 2006.
- Cocktail-O-Matic and Cake Crusher at Art's Birthday Video Pool Winnipeg and Western Front Vancouver January 17 2004.
- 000(distress) at Signal and Noise 2002 Video In Vancouver March 2002.
- 2 ton 2 bit, twin robotics installation, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart Australia, February 2002.
- Devolve Into 2, networked audio performance, radio program, audio CD, produced by KunstRadio Vienna,
 Western Front Vancouver , January  to March 2002.
- 12 Motor Bells, 2 ton 2 bit, 2 inch Dudar at Interaccess Gallery Toronto ontario May 9 - June 9 2001.
- Hyperball System, at Sound Symposium, St Johns Newfoundland, July 4 - 17 2000.
- under the influence of ether, Sync or Stream Live Streaming audio/video conference, Banff Centre April 1999.
-  (no title, for those about to dream, Collide(reconstituted); A Relatively Small Collection, 
tape collection at Ace  Art Winnipeg, Jan 8 July 10 1999.
- under the influence of ether, Send + Receive Festival of Sound, Video Pool Winnipeg, November 20-27 1998
- Hyperball System, Cranking Out Paradigms, the Interface; Electronic Art  Festival , Latitude 53
 Edmonton Alberta August 1998.
- Cranking Out Paradigms, Read Only Memory group show at Gallery TPW Toronto Ontario March/April 1998.
- Decree One: A Dire Warning of Eternal Retribution,  at the 3rd Festival of The Computer Arts, 
Maribor Slovenia, October 4-10 1997.
-Tickle, Cranking Out Paradigms,  at the St. Norbert Arts and Cultural Centre, July 21 - September 12 1997. 
-Tickle, Cranking Out Paradigms, Electronic Art Festival at Video In Vancouver B.C, May 12-24 1997.
-Tickle, Cranking Out Paradigms, at the Muttart Public Art Gallery Calgary Alberta April 4- My 4  1997. 
- under the influence of ether, at the Muu Media Arts Festival, Sounds From Elsewhere Sound Art Festival
at the Muu Gallery, Helsinki, Finland October 16-23
- Cranking Out Paradigms, at the Electronic Arts Festival at the Western Front Lodge Vancouver April 20 1996.
- under the influence of ether, at the  Electronic Arts Festival at the Western Front Lodge
Vancouver April 19 and 21 1996.
- Talk,Talk,Talk, at the Centre for Art Tapes Halifax, Nova Scotia April 1996.
- Cranking Out Paradigms, with Lori Wiedenhammer at Video Pools More and Less of the Same group show,
 December 1 1995. 
- germ originally Monstrous caused,  at the Sixth International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA95)
in Montreal September 17 to 24 1995.
- germ originally Monstrous caused,  at Perf'94 International Performance Art Symposium
 at the St. Norbert Arts and Cultural Centre, June 4, 5 1994. 
- Semaphore Transmission Project with Hope S. Peterson,  at Perf'94 International Performance Art Symposium
 at the St. Norbert Arts and Cultural Centre, June 4, 5 1994.
- Tickle, with the Hyperballs system and software  at the Plug-In Gallery, December 5 -23 1993.
- Talk,Talk,Talk and Finale, at New Works From Video Pool group show May 28 1993 at Cinematheque.
- Nice Vice, Baby  at Plug-Ins Deep Freezer Ice Sculpture Competition, Festival du Voyeur, Feb.16-28 1993. 
- Radio Riot,  at the Winnipeg Art Gallery as part of the Edge Manitoba group show July 9 thru 26 1992. 
- Evil Ways, as part of the Hedge Manitoba group show at the Student Bolshievik Gallery, July 25 and 26 1992.
-After The Tone  at the Plug-In Gallery, September 1 to December 1 1989.
-Untitled as part of the Xrays exhibition at the Main/Access Gallery, May and June l989.
-Rythm Machine 1 and 2 at the Apropos Design Show, Main/Access Gallery, May l988.
-Untitled for Making Tapes, a group show at Ace Art Inc., June l987.
 
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Live Performances 
- The Farting Rabbit with the Starry Night Exchange at Ace Art April 2014.
- Black Metal Mayhem, installation/performance at the Atomic Centre Winnipeg, October 27 2011.
- New Work, sound performance, The Circus of Objects at Adhere and Deny studio June 23 2011. 
- The Shadow Machine, collaborative audio/video/dance/multi performance with Peter Courtamanche,
 Carol Sawyer and Alvin Erasaga Tolentino at Industrial Ear Festival produced by Company Erasga at
 W2 Storyeum Vancouver BC October 23-30 2010.
- Wind Above Earth Below, Loaded, Anything and Nothing live audio performances  at Groundswell's New Music Concert November 10 2007.
- Crash Sites and Sacred Patter perfomance/collaboration with Trip Dance and Claire Marchand Winnipeg Feb 3 4 2006.
- acceleration + position = Dream, at Mois Multi, Quebec City, Quebec February 7 2004.
- acceleration + position = Dream, Vancouver New Music Dangerous Currents Festival , Vancouver BC, October 21 2003.
- collaborative live music n sound performance with Marilyn Lerner, supermusique Montreal Quebec,
 SuperOption2 October 30 2003, send and receive: a festival of sound Winnipeg Art Gallery October 22 2002, 
 Western Front Vancouver BC September 27, 28 2002. 
- acceleration + position = Dream, at Neutral Ground Gallery , Regina Saskatchewan, February 8 2001.
- acceleration + position = Dream , at Send + Receive sound festival October 21 2000. 
- The Shadow Machine, collaborative audio/video/dance/multi performance with Peter Courtamanche,
 Carol Sawyer and Alvin Erasaga Tolentino at Industrial Ear Festival produced by the Western Front at the 
 Ironworks Vancouver BC September 9, 10, 15, 16 2000.
- acceleration + position = Dream , at Sound Symposium, St Johns Newfoundland, July 8  2000.
- acceleration + position = Dream at Ace Art Inc. Winnipeg June 15, 16 2000
- sonic waking dream time  trance ambient  sleep  compression capsule w/ Shawn Pinchbeck and
 Steve  Heimbecker, Send + Receive Festival of Sound, University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, November 21 1998.
- For Those About to Dream, the Interface; Electronic Art  Festival ,Boreal Electro Acoustic Society
 Edmonton  Alberta August 28 1998. 
- Twelve Stations of the Cross, at the 7a*11d Performance Art Festival Toronto Ontario August 23 1998.
- from our home to you... an evening of audio marvelling w/ Shawn Pinchbeck and Steve  Heimbecker,
  at Emmedia Calgary Alberta, February 1998.
- Twelve Stations of the Cross;  at the Muttart Public Art Gallery Calgary Alberta April 17 1997 
- Twelve Stations of the Cross; Borealis Electro Acoustic Society Edmonton Alberta April 28 1997.
- For Those About to Dream, at the Klang Kunst  cabaret, 284 William Winnipeg, Mb. September 28 1996.
- For Those About to Dream, at the Cinematheque in the Artspace lobby Winnipeg Mb. August 23 1996.
- Twelve Stations of the Cross;  at the Western Front Lodge, Vancouver April 21 1995.
-16 Pools; in collaboration with Thecla Schiphorst at the Western Front Lodge, Vancouver April 21 1995.  
-Twelve Stations of the Cross; at Open City Deception at the Main/Access Gallery, March 24 1995.
- Twelve Stations of the Cross; at Venue IIV, February 5 1995.
- Ethereal Flying Guitars #1, Spring Fever and Cheap Meat Dreams and Acorns ;  at Ace Art, April 1 1994.  
- Cheap Meat Dreams and Acorns  at Synchronous Blast Channels; hosted by Video Pool at the
 Melynchenko Gallery Feb. 26 1994. 
-Ethereal Flying Guitars #1  at the St. Norbert Arts and Cultural Centre Summer Picnic Series, July 26 1993.
- Ethereal Flying Guitars #1 and#2, Untitled, Wicked Ways  at Video Pools Making Sense With Sound group show
 May 19 1993 at the Main/Access Gallery.  
- Untitled, at the University of Manitoba's Apple Partnership Research Program Symposium, March 9 1993. 
- Untitled, unofficially at  the Marshall McLuhan Revisited conference presented by Video Pool at ArtSpace,
 Winnipeg November 7 1992.
- Performed at the Punished in Silk group show at the Student Bolshievik Gallery, Aug. 28 1992.
- Performed in Various Tongues with 11 other musician/artists, led by vocalist Paul Dutton at the
 West End Cultural Centre, June 1990.
- Performed at Ace Art Inc's A Kick at the Cat group show, June l986.

Publications

- Hazmat Kite article in Critical Making magazine published by Dr. Garnet Hertz September 2012.
- Sonic Waking, independant audio CD with Shawn Pinchbeck and Seve Hiembecker 2005.
- Kite Song 1, audio work on CD with text and photographs published in Musicworks Magazine Winter 2007 issue #99.
- untitled, audio piece on DVD published in Black Flash Magazine Winter 2007 issue 24.2.
- under the influence of ether on CD has been included with the publication Sound in Contemporary Canadian Art edited by Nicole Gingras. Publisher ARTEXTE.
- Cheap Meat Dreams and Acorns, monograph with audio CD, published by Plugin Editions 2004.



Video/Film/Performance/Installation Soundtracks

- Sound Design and music for The Red Hood, HD short film 10 mins. by Danishka Esterhazy, Spring 2009.
- Soundscape composition for Art  of Displacement in collobration with choreographer Karen Kuzak, a production of TRIP Dance presented at the Gas Station Theatre, Spring/Fall 2008.
- Soundscape composition for Herding Instinct in collobration with choreographer Karen Kuzak, a production of TRIP Dance presented at the Gas Station Theatre, March 22-24 2007
- Sound Design and music for The Claw, 16 mm short  film 10 mins. by Bruse Claydon, Spring 2007.
- Sound Design and music for The Snow Queen, 35 mm short  film 10 mins. by Daniskka Esterhazy, Winter 2005.
- Sound Design for Around Sanford,  16 mm short film  10 mins by Jeff Erbach, Winter 2005.
- sound design for The Nature of Nicholas 35 mm feature film by Jeff Erbach Winter 2001/2002
- sound design for Monday with the Martins 16 mm film by Jeff Erbach February 2000.
- sound design for Under Chad Valley 35 mm film by Jeff Erbach February 1999.
- soundtrack for Memorial Park, a 3/4" video 10 mins by Hope.S Peterson, December 1997.
-soundtrack for Quality Time, by Darrell Varga, a 16 mm experimental film, 58 min., Feb.-March 1992.
-soundtrack for Surface Damage, a 3/4" video installation by Hope Susan Peterson, February 1992.
-produced and performed  music/sound tracks for segments #7 by Jim Pomeroy,#8 by Gilles Hebert and
 the tail credits of The Exquisite Corpse, an experimental compilation film by 11 Winnipeg directors,
 produced by Pierre and Dean Naday, 16 mm film, 34 mins, Fall/Winter 1991/92.
-Soundtrack  for Manufractured, by Alethea Lahofer, 3/4" video, 29 min., July 1991.
-Soundtrack  for Night Bus to Fargo, by Hope Susan Peterson, 3/4" video, 22.00 min., November 1990.
-Soundtrack for Alethea Lahofer's performance of Average Life Comix  at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, June 6 l989.
-Soundtrack  for Stain, by Susan Peterson, 3/4" video, 6.00 min., September l988.
-Soundtrack for To Whom It May Concern, 3/4" video, 120 mins, by Alex Poruchnyk, February l988.
 Purchased by the New York Museum of Fine Art, Summer 1989.
-Soundtrack  for Metal-Sonic-Contraptive-Art-Active, a performance by Alethea Lahofer, at the
 Winnipeg Art Gallery, August 1987. 
-Soundtrack for Theory of Indigestion, a performance by Alethea Lahofer, at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, 
October 1986.
-Soundtrack  for The Police Interrogate An Artist, a performance by Alethea Lahofer, at the International Intermedia Performance Festival, Winnipeg September l986.
-Soundtrack for Destructo Girl II a performance by Alethea Lahofer presented at the Warehouse Theatre, 
December l985.
 
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Awards/Residencies 

- Video Pool Media Arts Centre Media artist in Residence  2012/2013.
-  Durham Art Gallery Common Pulse Media Arts residency May 2011.
- Artist in Residence at Klondike Institute of Art and Culture Dawson City Yukon January 2010.
- Artist in Residence at Struts Gallery Sackville NB. July/August 2008.
- SCANZ media arts residency New Plymouth New Zealand July 2006.
- Artist in Residence at the Art Gallery of Windsor April 12 to June 12 2006.
- Video In Vancouver Media Arts residency November 2003. 
- Western Front Vancouver Media Arts residency  September 2003.
- Western Front  Vancouver New Music residency with Marilyn Lerner September 2002.
- Center For Arts Tapes media arts residency, Halifax Nova Scotia October November 2002.
- Solar Circuit media arts residency , southern Australia, February 2002.
- Avatar audio artist in residence, October 2001.
- Polar Circuit media arts residency , northern Finland, summer 1997, 1998, 2000.
- Western Front Vancouver Media Arts residency  September 1995.
- Video Pool  Media Arts Fund Award at March 1996.
- Video Pool Inc. First Video Fund Award, October 1992. 
- Simon Fraser University's Centre for the Contemporary Arts Bursary, July 1994, June1993, June 1992, May 1990

Community

- has been an active producer member of Video Pool Inc. in Winnipeg , an artist run center, since 1986,
 including volunteering on the tech committee, live productions, parties, programming committee, mail outs
 and spearheaded and participated in the upgrades to the audio suite.
- participated at Video Pool as a sound workshop instructor since 1986 instructing all levels of sound recording, editing, mixing, digital audio, time code and production for film, video and radio. 
 - has presented a one week intensive workshop dedicated to sharing collected knowledge about  using sensors,
 hardware interfacing, the Max interactive programming enviroment for Macintosh computer, interactive/reactive  installation and performance concepts, etc. This workshop has been presented at Emmedia Calgary,
 BEAMS Edmonton, Video Verite Saskatoon, Muu Media Center Helsinki, Tornio School for Art and technology 
Tornio Finland,  InterAccess Toronto, Paved New Media Saskatoon, SOIL Regina and several times at Video Pool Winnipeg. 
- volunteered extensively in the conception, production and programming for Video Pools Send + Receive ;
 a festival of sound. 

Relevant Experience

-  has since 1995 worked extensively designing interactive sensor interfaces and sound programing with Vancouver media artist Thecla Schiphorst in the production and mounting of the following works:
   - Felt Histories;the fact of a door, A/V computer mediated installation ArtSpeak Gallery October 1998.
  - Body Maps: Artifacts of Touch, A/V mixed media installation Western Front Gallery  Fall 1996. 
   - 16 pools, dance and technology performance  EAF media arts festival Western Front Spring 1995.
Both Felt Histories and Body Maps have exhibited internationally many times.


 
 
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