Brandon LaBelle

Brandon LaBelle (1969, Memphis, USA) is an artist and writer working with sounds, places, bodies, and cultural narratives. He presented a solo exhibition at Singuhr galerie in Berlin (2004), and an experimental composition for pirate drummers as part of Virtual Territories, Nantes (2005). His ongoing project to build a library of radio memories, Phantom Radio, was presented at Casa Vecina, Mexico City in 2008, and his Prototypes for the Mobilization and Broadcast of Fugitive Sound was exhibited at the Enrico Fornello gallery, Prato in 2007. He is the author of Background Noise: Perspectives on Sound Art (Continuum 2006) and co-editor of Radio Territories (Errant Bodies Press, 2007). His ongoing project, Proposal to the Mayor, was held at Ybakatu Gallery in Curitiba, Brazil, in 2009 and aims to explore the relation of music and urban life. He currently lives and works in Berlin.