Events Archive

Friday, November 17, 2023 - 2:00pm
Join us for an informal conversation and q&a about music rights, music placements, and music licensing strategies with Brooke Wentz. Friday 11/17 2pm - Prentis 315
Monday, November 13, 2023 - 8:00pm
Celebrating the release of her book Transfigured New York: Interviews with Experimental Artists and Musicians, 1980-1990 (Columbia University Press) former WKCR radio host/writer...
Sunday, November 12, 2023 - 2:00pm
The Columbia University School of the Arts Visual Arts + Sound Art MFA Program presents the Class of 2024's Open Studios. November 12, 2023, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PMPrentis Hall632 W 125th StNew...
Friday, November 10, 2023 - 7:30pm
Current DMA fellows Jessie Cox and DM R are co-creating music with Sister Sylvester at the MAXlive 2023: Where Is My Body? Festival, presented by Media Art Xploration (MAX...
Thursday, October 19, 2023 - 7:00pm
Join us at e-flux on Thursday, October 19 at 7pm for a live music performance by Miya Masaoka and Ben Vida. The artists performed together in 2013 as part...
Friday, October 13, 2023 - 8:00pm to Saturday, October 14, 2023 - 11:00pm
At 8pm and 9pm on both Friday, October 13th & Saturday, October 14th ISSUE celebrates its 20th Anniversary with a restaging of the installation of electronic music pioneer Laurie...
Thursday, October 12, 2023 - 6:10pm to 8:00pm
Composer Phill Niblock will be speaking in Dave Sulzer's "Music, Math and Mind" class this coming Thursday (Oct.
Thursday, September 28, 2023 - 6:10pm
Sussan Deyhim, Iranian-American composer, vocalist, performance artist, and activist, will be presenting her work to the Music, Math and Mind class at the Computer Music Center, Thursday,...
Thursday, September 21, 2023 - 9:00am to Monday, October 23, 2023 - 3:00pm
Former Visiting Scholar and Brazilian artist/professor Cândida Borges was just recognized as the top authors of 2022 in the fields of Art, Science and Technology by Leonardo LABS MIT Press...
Friday, September 15, 2023 - 11:00am
Join us September 15th at 11am at the Computer Music Center in Prentis 320H for an artist talk by the experimental music composer and performer Sarah Davachi. 
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 - 9:00am to Thursday, May 25, 2023 - 11:30pm
Columbia Global Center in Paris, FranceMay 24-25, 2023 All submissions are due on or before February 10th, 2023
Monday, May 8, 2023 - 7:00pm
Composing for Dance Final Projects Showcase Class of Prof. Di Castri, Columbia University Monday, May 8, 7:00-8:30pm Movement Lab,...
Friday, April 28, 2023 - 5:00pm
Friday, April 28th at 5pm, musician & synthesist Bana Haffar will join us in Room 324 for the semester's final synth workshop.  Bana Haffar i
Sunday, April 23, 2023 - 12:00pm to Sunday, May 21, 2023 - 6:00pm
“The ways in which artists in this exhibition are thinking critically about materials, history(ies), social dynamics, and much more, is truly a map for how our current reality unfolds.
Thursday, April 20, 2023 - 7:30pm
Thursday, April 20, 20237:30 PM - 9:30 PM The Katharina Otto-Bernstein Screening Room FREE - RSVP [ HERE ]
Sunday, April 16, 2023 - 7:30pm
Columbia Composers Presents:Yarn/WireWorks by Joshua Mastel, Alyssa Regent, Anna-Louise Walton, and DMR.Sunday April 16th, 2023 | 7:30 pmTenri Cultural...
Saturday, April 15, 2023 - 7:00pm
Sat, April 15 at 7pm, at Smack Mellon, join exhibiting artist Itziar Barrio in collaboration with Seth Cluett for a performance of Particle Matter. FREE info here: https://www.smackmellon....
Sunday, April 9, 2023 - 7:30pm
Columbia Composers PresentS: Mivos Quartet
Friday, April 7, 2023 - 5:00pm
Friday April 7 at 5pm, interdisciplinary artist Gavilán Rayna Russom (LCD Soundsystem, Voluminous Arts) will give a synth workshop, creating something and...
Saturday, March 25, 2023 - 8:00pm
Columbia Composers Presents Wavefield Ensemble New works for mixed ensemble by Artun Çekem, Jessie Cox, Louis Goldford, Hannah Kendall and Yanqi Chen Saturday March 25th,...
Saturday, March 25, 2023 - 12:00pm to Sunday, April 9, 2023 - 6:00pm
Class of 2024 Visual Arts First Year MFA Exhibition
Tuesday, February 21, 2023 - 6:00pm
Digital Scores Project Presentation2/21/23Prentis Hall Room 320H6pm-8pmFree    From the Presenters:
Friday, February 17, 2023 - 8:00pm
Friday, February 17th at 8pm ET, ISSUE is pleased to present musician and sound artist Thomas Ankersmit and sound artist, composer, and educator Dani Dobkin each presenting new work...
Thursday, February 16, 2023 - 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, February 16th at 1pm ETNYU - 370 Jay Street Room 1215, Brooklyn, NY FREE with RSVP
370 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, February 15th, at 6pm ET,  FREE with RSVP
Prentis Hall, 632 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027
Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 7:30pm
Shift 50, Wednesday, Feb 1 Performances by Ian Douglas-Moore, Eric Wong, Dominic Coles, Seth Cluett
Friday, January 27, 2023 - 5:00pm
Modular synth designer Naomi Mitchell will be giving a workshop/talk Friday, January 27th, at 5pm in Room 324.  Naomi has been making eurorack modules...
Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 2:40pm to 4:00pm
Computer Science Seminar with Elena Georgieva (NYU): Music Information Retrieval and Hit Songs (co-hosted by Barnard Computer Science) Thur, Dec 1, 2:40pm-4pm
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 - 2:40pm
Game Audio in Industry, Co-hosted by the Barnard Computer Science Department Date: Nov 15, 2:40pm
Sunday, November 13, 2022 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Columbia University School of the ArtsVisual ArtsMFA Open StudiosSunday, November 13, 2022
Friday, October 28, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Hearing, Hovering, Humming - Sound Art MFA Music & Arts Library Pop-up ShowFriday, October 28th, 2022, 6-8 pm701 Dodge Hall, 2960 Broadway, New York, NY 10027
Friday, October 14, 2022 - 1:00pm
Event DetailsFriday, October 14, 2022, 1 pm Dia Chelsea537 West 22nd StreetNew York, New York Free. Register for the event here.
537 West 22nd Street New York, New York
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - 12:25pm to Monday, October 31, 2022 - 11:45pm
Former Visiting Scholar and Brazilian artist/professor Cândida Borges is in the short List of the Lumen Prize for Art and Technology, one the most important awards of the field, with her...
Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 1:00pm
Walking from Scores
Friday, September 30, 2022 - 10:00am to Monday, October 3, 2022 - 12:00pm
The CMC is co-sponsoring some events with NYU in support of the NYC IRCAM forum next weekend!There will be a concert and installations at Prentis room 101 on Sunday 10/2 at 10pm!
Saturday, July 16, 2022 - 1:00pm to Sunday, October 2, 2022 - 9:00pm
40 Part Part is a participatory sound installation that transforms familiar audio into a kaleidoscopic and immersive sonic experience. The artwork takes the form of forty speakers...
Party of One album cover
Friday, July 1, 2022 - 7:35pm
Sunday, July 10, 20226:00 PM 8:00 PMArchestratus (map) From the album release on bandcamp:
Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 25, 2022 - 9:00pm
Co-organized by CMC's own Nicola Hein --  
Saturday, May 28, 2022 - 11:00am to Monday, October 31, 2022 - 5:00pm
We are pleased to present The Ear Hut + Listen Ahead, is a listening station created by Miya Masaoka. The Ear Hut was originally...
Saturday, April 23, 2022 - 3:00pm to Saturday, May 21, 2022 - 6:00pm
Please join us for the opening of the Visual Arts Class of 2022 MFA Thesis Exhibition.Curated by Elisabeth Sherman
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Columbia Global Centers
Friday, April 15, 2022 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Friday, April 15, 2022Prentis Hall room 320HWorkshop: 10am to noon Open Hacking session: noon to 3pmFree and open to Columbia and Barnard affiliates 
Sunday, April 10, 2022 - 5:00pm
On Feb.12, 2022 James Seawright passed away.  Alice Shields writes:
Friday, April 8, 2022 - 12:30pm to 6:00pm
The symposium Kitchen Table Praxis: Recipes for Belonging in Electronic Music will take place virtually April 8, 2022, 12:30 - 6:00pm, ET.
Saturday, March 26, 2022 - 12:00pm to Sunday, April 10, 2022 - 6:00pm
Curated by Amy Sadao Exhibition Dates: March 26 - April 10, 2022, Wednesday - Sunday, 12-6 pm
Sunday, March 13, 2022 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
5pm-7pm Additional video works by the artists will shown throughout the gallery7pm Live Performance + Streaming  
Fridman Gallery 169 Bowery New York, NY 10002
Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 12:15pm
SOF Thursday Lecture Series: A Recipe for Belonging in Technical Learning EnvironmentsVirtual Event @ 12:15pm EST
Sunday, January 30, 2022 - 12:00pm
"Before Yesterday We Could Fly" essay/review by Jace Clayton on the web site
Sunday, January 23, 2022 - 12:00pm to Sunday, January 30, 2022 - 12:00pm
In this VR experience, Diagnosia locks us inside Mengtai Zhang's teenage memories of being incarcerated in a military-operated internet addiction camp in Beijing in 2007, where...
Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 11:00am to Saturday, November 20, 2021 - 5:00pm
The Columbia University School of the Arts Visual Arts Program presents the 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition in two installments at the Lenfest Center for the Arts. This exhibition encompasses...
615 West 129th Street New York, NY 10027
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The Music & Arts Library is thrilled to once again host the "Sound Art in the Library" Annual event.
Music and Arts Library/7th floor Dodge Hall
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 5:00pm to Friday, October 15, 2021 - 5:00pm
42 Artists featured from Columbia's Visual Arts and Sound Art MFA programs Curated by Junni Chen & Owen Duffy gallery hours: 12-6 daily (closed mondays) Opening:  Thursday, Sept. 30, 5-...
88 essex straat, NY NY 10002
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 2:35pm to Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 8:35pm
Please join us for the opening of the Class of 2021 Visual Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition 1.Curated by Amy Sadao Exhibition Dates: September 25th–October 16th, 2021
Friday, August 27, 2021 - 6:00pm to Sunday, August 29, 2021 - 6:00pm
the world is changing fast, i am extremely adaptable  
Fridman Gallery 169 Bowery, New York, NY
Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 11:00am to Monday, August 16, 2021 - 12:30pm
Co-Presented by TIME:SPANS and The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Location The DiMenna Center for Classical Music 450 West 37th Street New York, NY 10018
Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 8:00am to Friday, December 31, 2021 - 12:50pm
The videos (with captions) from the Unsung Stories symposium are now up and available to the general public through YouTube.
Monday, June 21, 2021 - 5:30pm
A sound poem collaboration between poet Michelle Valladares and Sound Art MFA Joan Hacker has been published by (Re) An Ideas Journal in their June issue.Valladares spent last summer in New...
Friday, June 18, 2021 - 3:00pm to Saturday, July 31, 2021 - 3:55pm
Airwave Premieres: WKCR + Columbia Composers hosted by Annie Nikunen continues throughout June and into July, every Friday at 3 PM EDT at 
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 19, 2021 - 4:55pm
CMC Visiting Researcher Candida Borges will be featuring her "Transeuntis Mundi" VR work at the New Interfaces for Musical Expression conference (NIME 202) from Shanghai, China.
Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 1:00pm to Sunday, June 13, 2021 - 3:55pm
Meet this year’s Sonic Innovations artists at Caramoor and witness the official “unveiling” of Trimpin’s in“C”! Trimpin will be on hand to give a demonstration of his new piece,...
149 Girdle Ridge Road Katonah, NY 10536
Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 12:00pm to Sunday, June 27, 2021 - 5:55pm
Appointment hours and procedure:Fridays, June 18 and 25Saturdays, June 12 and 26, Sunday, June 2012-6 pm
615 West 129th Street
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:00pm to Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 12:55pm
LUNCHTIME TALKS:  ARTISTS USING DATA / SERIES OF TALKS 2021 Curated and Moderated by Miya Masaoka • Sponsored by the Collaboratory Fellows Fund  FREE...
Friday, June 4, 2021 - 12:00pm to Saturday, June 5, 2021 - 12:55pm
LUNCHTIME TALKS:  ARTISTS USING DATA / SERIES OF TALKS 2021 Curated and Moderated by Miya Masaoka • Sponsored by the Collaboratory Fellows Fund  FREE...
Friday, May 28, 2021 - 12:00pm to Saturday, May 29, 2021 - 12:55pm
LUNCHTIME TALKS:  ARTISTS USING DATA / SERIES OF TALKS 2021 Curated and Moderated by Miya Masaoka • Sponsored by the Collaboratory Fellows Fund  FREE...
Friday, May 21, 2021 - 12:00pm to Saturday, May 22, 2021 - 12:55pm
LUNCHTIME TALKS:  ARTISTS USING DATA / SERIES OF TALKS 2021 Curated and Moderated by Miya Masaoka • Sponsored by the Collaboratory Fellows Fund  FREE...
Friday, April 30, 2021
Please join us to view the final projects of the "Composing for Dance Seminar" this Friday, April 30th at 3pm EDT on Youtube. We will leave the video up for a little while in case you can't...
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 5:00pm to Friday, April 30, 2021 - 4:55pm
Join us for a special two-day workshop and learn the foundations of modular synthesis. Composer and sound artist Dani Dobkin will cover everything you need to know to get started using free...
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 6:00pm to Friday, April 16, 2021 - 5:55pm
In 2017, Joshua Hodge started a YouTube channel called The Audio programmer to teach a skill that he knew hardly anything about - audio software development.  Since then, The...
Friday, April 9, 2021 to Saturday, April 10, 2021
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 8:00pm to Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 7:55pm
Jessie Cox presents his composition The Sound of Listening: an improvisatory work that engages Cox’s speculation of a body’s potential in forming new time-space experiences.
22 Boerum Place Brooklyn, NY 11201
Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 5:30pm
March 17, 2020 2:30pm - 3:50pm PST Location: online | Zoom (registration required)
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 7:00pm to Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 6:55pm
About the exhibition: Opening: 9th of March 2021 – Akbank Sanat GalleryVisiting Hours: Please check with the Akbank Sanat Gallery Website
Saturday, February 6, 2021
IRCAM Forum Theme: SPATIALISATION, ORCHESTRATION AND PERCEPTION Online/Stream Feb 4-6 and 11-12, 2021
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 11:00am to Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 10:55am
digital sound installation, symposium and showcase
Friday, January 15, 2021 - 10:00pm to Sunday, March 14, 2021 - 10:55pm
MICHAEL JOO SENSORY MERIDIAN Sound/Video Collaborative: Ayoung Yu, Nicholas Oh, Yixuan Shao, Avishag Cohen Rodrigues, and Mitch Blummer...
Kavi Gupta | Elizabeth St. 219 N. Elizabeth St. Chicago, IL 60607
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 4:00pm to Friday, November 20, 2020 - 3:55pm
Cândida Borges presents her "Transeuntis Mundi" project at the 'Frameless Labs' symposium, hosted by the Rochester Institute of Technology.  
Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 2:00pm to Sunday, October 25, 2020 - 1:55pm
On October 24th at 2PM EST Either/Or Ensemble, known for their adventurous programming (CMA/ASCAP), will join forces with Jessie Cox to present his new and innovative opera "As A Song Of A...
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 5:00pm to Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 4:55pm
Midnight Projects is pleased to announce its inaugural show and the opening of Kamari Carter’s first solo exhibition in the New York metropolitan area on...
Monday, October 12, 2020 - 2:00pm to Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 1:55pm
Diana Marcela Rodriguez will present a 20-minute set on the Boiler Room Sessions Monday, October 12th, on YouTube.Live in two days.
Friday, October 9, 2020
Rio Center Stories: Cândida Borges, Musician, Visiting Scholar at Columbia University
Friday, October 9, 2020 to Monday, October 19, 2020
For ten days you can hear Juian Day's work Dark Twin for piano and soundtrack on BBC Radio 3's New Music Show (below). 
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 8:00pm
Thursday, September 10th, ISSUE streams a 360 degree video presentation of electronic music pioneer Laurie Spiegel’s piece A Harmonic Algorithm 2011 coordinated in collaboration...
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Professors Zosha Di Castri and Ellie Hisama have been awarded one of two 
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Earlier this year, Sound Art graduate Kamari Carter ’19 was an artist-in-residence at Flux Factory. When the pandemic hit, Carter and his fellow residents entered lockdown in their Queens...
632 w125th street New York NY 10027
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 8:00pm to Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:55pm
1st and 2nd year Sound Art MFA students were featured in ARTFORUM.
Artforum International Magazine 350 Seventh Avenue New York, NY 10001
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 8:00am to Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:55am
Discussion of the Voyager program with Gregory Taylor of Cycling '74 (makers of Max/MSP)  
340 S. Lemon Avenue #4074 Walnut, CA 91789 USA
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 8:00pm to Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 7:55pm
MAKING A WAY | PERSPECTIVEArtists working collaboratively during isolation exhibition by MFA graduate Kamari Carter at the South Bend Museum of Art info:  ...
120 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., South Bend, IN 46601
Improvisation and Time: Perspective across Disciplines
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 12, 2020 - 8:55am
Improvisation and Time: Perspectives across Disciplines
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 6:00pm to Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 5:55pm
Precog Magazine Issue 5: Bubble Orchestra LaunchFeaturing launch of Bubble Orchestra Virtual Space with Virtual Dream Center. Performance by Rosana Cabán and Dani Mari 7pm. Sound...
Saturday, January 11, 2020 - 7:00pm to Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 6:55pm
A performance this Saturday the 11th (7pm) at Spectrum.  Sound Art MFA student Yixuan Shao will be playing foil violin and turntable, with David Aguila on trumpet and synths. 
SPECTRUM: 70 Flushing Avenue, Garage A, Brooklyn NY 112105
NYU Feldtstein Immersion Room
Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 5:00pm to Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 4:55pm
A late afternoon concert of 12-channel electronic works and performances by Seth CluettMichael SchumacherViola...
Feldstein Immersion Room, 7th Floor, Avery Fisher Center, Bobst Library, NYU
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Sound Art MFA Program Director Miya Masaoka will be featured at the Toronto Biennial of Art through Dec. 1, 2019. Links: Main Toronto Biennial link
Sunday, November 24, 2019
Columbia Music/CMC faculty member Zosha Di Castro's video "How Many Bodies" with Diego Espinosa was featured as the "video of the day" on the 
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to Friday, November 22, 2019 - 6:55pm
A live performance and mockumentary by Gabriel Dharmoo (Awarded Best International Production at the Amsterdam Fringe Festival 2015)  
515 W 116th St, New York, NY 10027
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 6:00pm to Monday, November 18, 2019 - 5:55pm
Come celebrate the release of “Tachitipo” Zosha Di Castri's debut albu
Tenri Cultural Institute 43A West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Prentis Hall Studios will be open to the public from 3pm–6pmSunday, November 10, 3–6 PM
632 W. 125th Street, New York NY 10027
Seth Cluett: nothing to see/hear (part of the "Every day is after day" exhibition
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 6:30pm
Composer and visual artist Seth Cluett performs a sound work using everyday objects, field recordings, and home-made foley instruments.
601 Artspace 88 Eldridge St. New York, NY 10002
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 8:00pm to Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 7:55pm
Canvas' inaugural concert: Body &amp
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Scholars working under the broad umbrella of New Materialism have offered compelling reappraisals of the ways in which we know, interact with, and exist in the world.
632 West 125th street
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 5:55pm
The Fall 2019 "Sound Art Music Library Show" featuring work by: Rosana CabánLauren CoveyJulian DayJoan HackerTim KwasnyAvishag Cohen RodriguesYixuan Shao