Swannsong was a sound installation at Leeds Crown Court for Evolution Festival 2008. The piece takes its inspiration from the case of Emily Swann, who was convicted with her lover of the murder of her husband in 1903. Commissioned by Lumen. Click the image for more.
Live at Interplay 2007, live extract from Interplay tour in 2007 with Douglas Benford, on Explorations in Sound, Vol 3: Music of Sound, Furthernoise. June 08. Click here for more.
Dumplinks began life as a 4-channel interactive audio-visual installation based on recycling issues commissioned by Watermans, Brentford June in 2003. It has by now transmuted into ‘Dumplinks, a rubbish film for duck and other water based artifacts’. A shortened film version was shown at Arborescence Festival, Marseille, September 2004, as part of Circle of Sound, London in May 2005 and as a […]
Iris Garrelfs and Berlin based artist Alexander Selski are exploring the tension between humanity and technology in sound and image. Performances have included Lovebytes Festival and South London Gallery. This follows on from their early explorations in the 1990s with the duo AIR . View our mad film Air Grabs Hair on yotube. Since spring 06.
My piece Springtide, a 5.1 mix for Semiconductor‘s award winning Brilliant Noise is now out on Fatcat. I don’t often have the chance to record in multiple channels, and hence working on the piece has been particularly enjoyable. The DVD is out in Europe on February 26th 2007 and in the USA/Japan on April 4th 2007. World in Flux contains 13 films and 11 Brilliant Noise alternate soundtracks from guest artists, such as myself, Robert Hampson and more. Click the image for more.
Changing Spaces was an evenings commissioned by Creative Partnership London North exploring creative learning environments and how we use and react to space. All the evenings combine discussion and experimental exploration. On this occasion participants were invited to transform an uninspiring space into an inspiring one. It involved string, screams and a lot of fun. […]
Photon Trouble, compilation track for Acoustic.Space.Lab : Radio Astronomy, a collaborative release of radioqualia, RIXC, and the VIRAC radio telescope and the artists (Adam Willets, Claustrum, Iris Garrelfs, Kaffe Matthews, Loosebot, radioqualia, Scanner, SI-CUT.DB, Tennis). Photon Trouble uses signals picked up by the radio telescope and through a composed sonic narrative tells the […]
Traces is an audio visual performance and DVD project with filmmaker Mario Radinovic. It was premiered at the Museum of Modern Art, Ljubjana (Slovenia) in September 2003. Click the image for more.