Douglas Kahn – Experience and live energy configurations

October 15, 2018 | no responses | 193


Douglas Kahn is Professor of Media and Innovation at the National Institute for Experimental Arts, UNSW Art & Design, University of New South Wales, Sydney. His books include: Energies in the Arts (MIT Press, 2019); Earth Sound Earth Signal: Energies and Earth Magnitude in the Arts (University of California Press, 2013); Mainframe Experimentalism: Early Computing and the Foundations of the Digital Arts, edited with Hannah Higgins (UC Press, 2012); Source: Music of the Avant-garde, 1966-1973 (UC Press, 2011); Noise Water Meat: A History of Sound in the Arts (MIT Press, 1999); and Wireless Imagination: Sound, Radio and the Avant-garde, edited with Gregory Whitehead (MIT Press, 1992). He has presented over one hundred keynotes and invited lectures around the world, and has been an Australian Research Council Future Fellow, a Guggenheim Fellow and recipient of an Arts Writers Grant from Creative Capital and the Warhol Foundation.