Scott Smallwood

sound artist, composer, performer, educator





2018.08.17 : Evidence at the ATLAS
ATLAS Black Box Theater, University of Colo, Boulder, CO
Scott Smallwood and Stephan Moore will perform as Evidence, with audio-visual artist Pete Sheridan, presented by ATLAS Center for Media, Arts, and Performance. 7:30 PM.

2018.08.19 : Evidence at The TANK
The TANK - Center for Sonic Arts, Rangely, CO
Scott Smallwood and Stephan Moore will perform as Evidence inside the amazing acoustical dreamland of The TANK, an old railroad water tank. We will be joined by special guest vocalist Samantha LightShade. 7 PM, $10.

2018.08.27 - 09.02 : UNPOP, the KTM, and the CIA at Burning Man 2018
Burning Man Festival, 3:15 & B, Black Rock City, NV
Smallwood will join the CIA (Community Improvement Association) theme camp, and will be co-presenting for the upteenth time, the Karmic Teller Machine. As well, we will be bringing the beta iteration of UNPOP, or Unpopular Music, a new art piece that provides a program of 8-channel audio works from dusk until dawn on the deep playa.


recently past

2018.06.13-16 : Photosynth: symposium of self-powered media art
University of Pécs, Zsolnay Cultural Quartier, Pécs, Hungary
Smallwood presents his solarsonic projects including solar powered instruments and installation work. Talk at 10 AM on Thurs, with demo, and laptop field-recording-based performance on Friday evening at Szabadkikötõ .

2018.06.07 : Smallwood performs with Cindy Baker
DC3 Art Projects, 10567-111 Street, Edmonton
Smallwood will perform a 3 hour slow summer drone in a live 4-channel audio environment with visual/performance artist Cindy Baker in her amazing new installation Crash Pad. 4-7 PM June 7, 2018.

2018.05.03 - 04 : Damn Magpies, with Good Women Dance Collective
Latitude 53. 10242 106 St NW, Edmonton.
The Damn Magpies, featuring Chenoa Anderson (flutes), Allison Balcetis (saxes), Jane Berry (voice), Ian Crutchley (objects), Mark Segger (percussion), and Scott Smallwood (electronics), will perform an evening-length, improvised work with the Good Women Dance Collective. Presented by New Music Edmonton. Shows at 7:30 on May 3 and May 4. More info TBA.

2018.04.26 : Eco Dirt Buffet
Spazio Performivo, 10816 95 St. Edmonton, AB
Smallwood will present a speculative sound piece / game piece called Forest Voices, presented with works by Natalie Loveless and students from her Arts & the Anthropocene class. More info TBA.

2017.04-12-16 : 2018 Indie Grits Festival
1013 Duke Ave, Columbia, SC, USA
Smallwood's audio game piece Sync or Swim versions 2 and 3 are featured as part of this film and media festival, which includes the "Indie Bits" exhibition on games and interactive media. Exhibition curated by Cecil Decker. More info and schedule available here.

2018.04.13 : Sea of Sound Festival
Ortona Armoury, 9722 102 St. Edmonton, AB.
Smallwood will perform a live set of electroacoustic music, with works also by Myriam Boucher, Shawn Pinchbeck, and others. $15/10.

2018.04.06-12 : Sonic Anchor, Contemporary Musicking Hong Kong
Hong Kong Arts Centre
Evidence: Patterned Stars and Gridden Skies. Smallwood's 2012 piece Cosimo's Stars, an 8-channel electroacoustic work, will be presented alongside a work by Stephan Moore, with Evidence's 8-channel installation Visuals from 2015. Weds. April 11, 10 AM - 4 PM, McAulay Studio, Hong Kong Arts Centre.

2018.03.09 : Echo of Nothing
Timms Centre for the Arts, University of Alberta, Edmonton.
Smallwood's new 4-channel audio piece "Where the Bull Dozes" will be featured on this concert, with works also by Bashaw, Hannesson, and Talpash. 7:30 PM, $10/20.

2017.12.01 - 2018.2.25 : The Ears Have Walls: A Survey of Sound Games
VGA Gallery. 2418 W. Bloomingdale Ave #102. Chicago.
Smallwood's audio game piece Sync or Swim versions 2 and 3 are featured in this fantastic group exhibition on the topic of audio gaming, curated by Chaz Evans and Stephan Moore. Opening reception on Friday, Dec. 1, 5-8 PM.