Prof. Brandon LaBelle – Invisibilities

Da’at Hamakon: Center for the Study of Cultures of Place in Jewish Modernity
In collaboration with Mamuta – Art and Media Center at Hansen Compound
Invite the public to a lecture by

Prof. Brandon LaBelle (Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Norway)


In the Framework of the Interdisciplinary Seminar of the School of the Arts

Soundscapes: Mapping Places through Sound and Voice

March 26, 2015 at 19:00
Hansen Compound, Gedaliyah Alon 14, Talbiyeh, Jerusalem

Refreshments and a tour of the Hansen Compound will be offered starting at 18:00

Brandon LaBelle is an artist, writer and theorist working with sound culture, voice, and questions of agency. He develops and presents artistic projects and performances within a range of international contexts, often working collaboratively and in public. Recent projects include “Civic Center”, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, “Sixth Housing Estate”, South London Gallery, London, and “Hobo College”, Marrakech Biennial parallel project. His recent publications are Lexicon of the Mouth: Poetics and Politics of Voice and the Oral Imaginary (2014), Diary of an Imaginary Egyptian (2012), Acoustic Territories: Sound Culture and Everyday Life (2010), and Background Noise: Perspectives on Sound Art (2006).