Using found objects and hand-made electronics Bradley creates sculptures, installations, performances and radio transmissions. Works exhibited at Raven Row, London, Princes Galleries, London.
See the full profile on The British Music Collection As Sound-Art Duo Bradley-Weaver, with Chris Weaver, solo and groups shows at Maraya Arts Centre, Sharjah and Tashkeel, Dubai, UAE. As a Quartet making electro-acoustic, experimental improv Oscillatorial Binnage, appearing in The Wire music magazine’s Under the Radar compilation release.
Composer and Improvising Performer
Artist Commissions Solo
Bradley completed artist’s residencies such as an Embedded Residency for a cine film installation using on Iranian home movies from the 1970s, awarded by Sound and Music, the UK body for sound art and composition. Other residencies include the Lahore Biennial Foundation, New York University Abu Dhabi and Malja Studios, Bahrain.
What Doesn’t Decay, 2013. Cine-film Projection & Audio
Bradley has written for The Wire Magazine, Ibraaz, Canvas Magazine and Arte East. The limited artist-vinyl record, made with collaborator Chris Weaver is online at The Vinyl Factory, UK.
Commissions for music, ensembles and performances have come from the V and A Museum, The London Mela (twice as the commissioned artist), Resonance Radio Orchestra and Frieze Projects. Sound works are here.
On UK’s arts-radio station Resonance104.4FM, since 2004 a speech and experimental weekly music show about art and culture from the Middle East, North Africa and Asia on ‘Six Pillars‘. Since 2006 Bradley has researched experimental and fringe dance music genres for her weekly broadcast ‘Free Lab Radio’ on Resonance104.4FM. She has DJ’d in venues from museums (National Portrait Gallery, ICA London) to art galleries and international music festivals such as Glastonbury, Exit Festival – Serbia and Bestival.
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