ONLY CONNECT FESTIVAL OF SOUND 2014:
Saturday 24 May 8 pm
Anat Ben-David, from Berlin based art band Chicks On Speed, is an international artist working with multidisciplinary contemporary sound art and performance. Her work follows the tradition of musical performance as art practice. Whether the work process ends in a voice/sound piece, a video, a performance/gig collage, it is the result of a direct interaction between the body/voice and a musical score.
Anat Ben-David is a video, performance and sound artist, and a musician. Since 2003 she was a Chicks On Speed member. Solo releases including: Popaganda CD 2003, Virtual Leisure (on Chicks On Speed records) (CD) 2008, On Margate Sands (LP) 2010 and MeleCh (LP) 2014. Anat Ben-David explains her work as followes: 'My work is not media specific; it evolves within performance using sound, voice, text, digital video and visual collage- this process results as a multiple visual and sonic expressions presented as gallery video and photographic installation, as well as a live performance comprising of songs and sound pieces, assembled into a music album. Whether the work process ends in a song/sound piece, a video, a performance/gig collage, it is the result of a direct interaction between the body/voice and a musical score.
Performances and exhibitions as solo artist and collaborator include: Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston, uk (latest), Beursschouwburg, Brussels. Momak, The National museum of Modern Art Kyoto. Montermeso, Vitoria, Spain. Pompidou Centre Paris FR. Tate Britain, UK. Mosak contemporary museum, Spain. Moma NY, USA. Migros museum, Zuric.
22 - 24 May 2014