Sunset Radio
18:30 26.03.2022
20:31 30.04.2022



Live Radio / 40mins approx / 2022
Live MicroFM transmission with Kate Donovan & Ally Bisshop

A temporary radio studio at Galerie im Körnerpark, using MicroFM to transmit to listeners within the park. Set to coincide with the last sunset before Daylight Savings Time 2022, and one week beyond the Spring equinox signaling a balance between day and night, we’ll be thinking, moving, and transmitting through the threshold event of the sunset. As it draws an edge between light and dark, but also as it writes a grey line – an atmospheric band in which radio signals stretch and intensify.

The Sunset Radio event was part of the Silent Spring exhibition, Galerie im Körner Park, Berlin Neukölln.

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Sunset Radio (redux)
Livestream for Soundcamp/Reveil 2022
20:31 CEST live from Berlin









KATE DONOVAN                  ︎


Kate Donovan is an artist and researcher working with radio, listening and the more-than-human. She means radio as an elemental, collective, and artistic medium.  



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PORTABLE ERSCHÖPFUNGSGESCHICHTEN
with DJ Schlucht

Live radio action for the (In)tangible Transmissions event @ floating university

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Live Radio
31.07.2022

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RADIO OTHERWISE:
circling thresholds

A transitional, environmental radiophonic space for the encounter and interaction of signals, bodies, ecologies and knowledges, made while circling thresholds of transmissions and architectures, beyond the purely anthropogenic.

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Live Radio
27.05.2022


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SUNSET RADIO

Live MicroFM transmission / stream with Ally Bisshop

Thinking, moving, and transmitting through the threshold event of the sunset. As it draws an edge between light and dark, but also as it writes a grey line – an atmospheric band in which radio signals stretch and intensify.

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Live Radio
26.03.2022
Livestream
30.4.2022

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METEOR BODIES

In 1954, somebody was woken from her daytime nap on the couch when a meteorite crashed through the ceiling of her home, bounced off the radio and hit her body. The re-telling of this tale is intertwined with notions of care, protection, and (day)dreams, all the while wondering: what is between us and the space rocks rushing through the universe?

Meteor Bodies is a dreamy afternoon rumination on celestial, atmospheric, human and radio bodies.

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Premiere
11.12.2021

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TRANSMISSION ECOLOGIES

This mix is a compilation of snippets from (mostly) live radio experiments, working with site- and time-specific transmissions of microFM, walkie-talkie, short wave and/or ‘natural’ radio, together with speculative histories/futures and situatedness. An underlying thread tying these works together is the expanded (ecological) perspective of radio as an inextricably intertwined medium of more-than-human transmissions.

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Broadcast
21.09.2021

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TUNING TO THE BIRD BODY

Radio Art piece made with Jan Verberkmoes.

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Premiere
11.05.2021

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NAVIGATING TWILIGHT RADIO

Moving through the phases of twilight - civil, nautical and astronomical - this durational work follows the radiophonic territories, topologies and cosmologies of the shift between day and night.

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Live transmission
01.05.2021

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NIGHTCALL RADIO

On magnetism and the unheard, unsung, of the night.

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Live transmission
02.05.2020

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