Caleb’s presentation will focus on his curatorial work, in particular the strategies and approaches he has taken when displaying contemporary art that is filled with sound in public and gallery spaces.
Caleb Kelly is an academic, event director and curator working in the area of the sound arts. He is the Program Director of the Bachelor of Art Theory and a researcher within the National Institute of Experimental Arts in UNSW Art & Design. In 2009 he published his first book, entitled Cracked Media: The Sound of Malfunction, through MIT Press. He has also edited Sound (MIT Press and Whitechapel Gallery in London), part of the Documents of Contemporary Art series. Kelly is currently Edgard Varèse Guest Professor at the Technische Universität Berlin and researching his second book entitled, Gallery Sound for Bloomsbury.