Matt Davies is an artist whose work is primarily engaged with the act of listening and the exploration of chance based composition.
Past projects include ‘Piano Works Loop’ at Expo Leeds, ‘Oberhausen Spur’ a research residency recording abandoned train tracks for Kitev in Oberhausen, ‘Sound Sweep’ a performance for Haroon Mirza’s show at Spike Island, Bristol and his Piano Works series was shown at Schmalfilmtage, Dresden.
He has recorded the micro sounds of plants for Luke Jerram’s ‘Plant Orchestra’, Riga Botanical Gardens, Latvia and his latest collaboration with Milo Newman ‘By the mark, the deep’ field recordings from the submerged town of Dunwich was recently installed at Arnolfini, Bristol. His work is also featured in the ICA’s Soundworks collection.
Matt Davies is a member of BEEF.