ANDREW NIESS
audiovisual researcher | instrument maker | editor



presentations


2021
Factory Music and Noise Abatement: An/aesthetic Strategies of Early-Industrial Japan
Sixth Biennial Conference of East Asian Environmental History (EAEH 2021)
Collaboration presented virtually with Keisuke Yamada
9 September 2021

The Emergence of Sō-on in Industrial Japan: Kōjō Ongaku and An/aesthetic Strategies for Factory Management
Penn Music Colloquium Series
Collaboration presented virtually with Keisuke Yamada
13 April 2021

three breathing places
Cosponsored by Alice Paul Center/Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, School of Arts and Sciences at Penn, Department of Music, University Research Foundation, Sachs Program in Arts Innovation, LACE, National Performance Network
Part of live-streamed virtual event
18 March 2021

The Philadelphia Area Environmental Justice Curriculum Hub
Penn Program in Environmental Humanities
Collaborative project presented virtually with Davy Knittle
Call for submissions
3 February 2021

2020
Breathing Instruments
MUSC 075, Musical Interfaces, University of Pennsylvania
Virtual presentation to undergraduate class; Bryan Jacobs, instructor
22 September 2020

2019
Voicing Extinction: Microbial Phonography and Parahuman Aesthetics
Art in the Anthropocene Conference
Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
7–9 June 2019

Particulate Matters
7th Annual Screening Scholarship Media Festival
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
30–31 March 2019