Born in 1982
Lives & works in Chicago

Education

2007 BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

Forthcoming / Current Exhibitions

2017

Lisa Alvarado / Alex Olson / Daniel Sinsel, Mary Mary, Glasgow (G)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

Sound Talisman, Bridget Donahue, New York

2013

Traditional Object, Soccer Club Club, Chicago

2012

Limpia, Soccer Club Club, Chicago

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia

2016

Material Issue, KMAC, Louisville
Messages in the Street, Chicago public space and billboards, curated by Allison Glenn, Chicago

2015

The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago
Imaginary Landscapes, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City

2014

Szalon, Reva and David Logan Center Gallery, University of Chicago, Chicago
23 Chromatic Consortium, The Franklin, Chicago

2011

Alternating Currents, Woodland Patterns, Milwaukee
Cosmic Workshop, 6018 North, Chicago

2010

Qunehuayan, BelAir Sound Studio, Chicago

Selected Performances

2017

Sound Talisman, performance with Joshua Abrams and Natural Information Society, Bridget Donahue, New York
A Reflection, Natural Information Society, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Endless Shout, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
Stanser Musitage Festival, Natural Information Society, Stans
Centro D’Arte, Natural Information Society, Padua
Kaleidophon, Natural Information Society, Ulrichsberg
Teatro Maria Matos, Natural Information Society, Lisboa
Teatro Municipal da Guarda, Natural Information Society, Guarda
Salão Brazil, Natural Information Society, Coimbra
GNRation, Natural Information Society, Braga

2016

At Twilight: A play for two actors, three musicians, one dancer, eight masks (and a donkey costume), collaboration with Simon Starling, Japan Society Gallery, New York; The Common Guild, Glasgow
Hamid Drake’s Winter Solstice Ensemble, 26th Anniversary Winter Solstice concerts, Constellation, Chicago
Natural Information Society Residency, Hideout, Chicago
Serralves em Festa, Natural Information Society residency, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto
Galeria Ze Dos Bois, Natural Information Society, Lisboa
Natural Information Society with Evan Parker, Café Oto, London
Champs – Elysees Film Festival, Natural Information Society, Mona Bismarck American Center, Paris
Poitiers a Jazz Festival, Natural Information Society, Poitiers
Obey Convention IX Festival, Natural Information Society, Halifax
DOEK Festival, Natural Information Society, Amsterdam
Levitation Festival, Natural Information Society and Bitchin Bajas, Thalia Hall
Intention To Know: The Thought Forms of Annie Besant, Natural Information Society, Stony Island Arts Bank, Chicago

2015

31e Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville, Natural Information Society, Victoriaville
Haiku Festival, Natural Information Society, Area Sismica, Forli
Hybrida Space, Natural Information Society, Villa Moretti, Tarcento
Kulturno Prireditveni Center Narodni Dom, Natural Information Society, Maribor
Fylkingen, Natural Information Society, Stockholm
Jazzhouse, Natural Information Society, Copenhagen
Sound in Motion, Natural Information Society, Muziekcentrum Trix, Antwerp
RogueArt Records, Natural Information Society, Paris
Trinosophes, Natural Information Society, Detroit
Contemporary Arts Center, Natural Information Society, Buffalo
Chicago Psych Fest VIII: Frozen Mind, Natural Information Society, Hideout, Chicago

2014

Eastern Daze Festival, Natural Information Society, Gent
The Black Monastic residency, Theaster Gates and The Black Monks of Mississippi, Serralves
Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto
Pritzker Pavilion, Natural Information Society, Millennium Park, Chicago
The Krannert Center for Performing Arts, Natural Information Society, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana
A/V Club, Natural Information Society, OCCII, Amsterdam
Cave 12, Natural Information Society, Geneva

2013

Sant’Anna Arressi Jazz Festival, Natural Information Society, Sardinia
Revealed, Theaster Gates and The Black Monks of Mississippi, Stonescape, Napa Valley
Doug Aitken’s Station to Station Films, Natural Information Society, Chicago
Suoni Per il Popolo Festival, Natural Information Society, Sala Rosa, Montreal
Osrodek Postaw Tworczych, Natural Information Society, Wroclaw
Bajkonur, Natural Information Society, Lodz
Kulturana, Natural Information Society, Warsaw
Galeria BWA, Natural Information Society, Zielona Gora
Summersonic, Natural Information Society, Experimental Sound Studio, Chicago
Off the Record, Natural Information Society, Reva and David Logan Centre, University of Chicago

2012

Sejneńska Spółdzielnia Jazzowa, Natural Information Society, Sejny
Powiekszenie, Natural Information Society, Warsaw
Klub Jazzga, Natural Information Society, Lodz
Estrada Poznanska, Natural Information Society, Poznan
12 Ballads for Huguenot House, Theaster Gates and The Black Monks of Mississippi, Documenta 13, Kassel
President Barack Obama’s 51st Birthday, Theaster Gates and The Black Monks of Mississippi, Chicago
Henry Miller Memorial Library, Natural Information Society, Big Sur
Face the Strange, Natural Information Society, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Adventures in Modern Music Festival, The Wire UK, Natural Information Society, Empty Bottle, Chicago

2011

Guelph International Jazz Festival, Natural Information Society, Guelph
Bezanson Recital Hall, Natural Information Society, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Chicago World Music Festival, Natural Information Society, Chicago

2010

X Avant New Music Festival, Natural Information Society, Music Gallery, Toronto
Casa Del Popolo, Natural Information Society, Montreal
Issue Project Room, Natural Information Society, New York
Theaster Gates Lecture, Harvard Graduate School of Design, Cambridge