Ain Bailey

Ain Bailey is a sound artist and DJ. Her practice involves an exploration of sonic autobiographies, architectural acoustics, live performance, as well as collaborations with performance and visual artists. Her works have shown at Tate Britain, the Whitechapel Gallery, The Kitchen (New York), Art Basel Miami and the Serpentine.    

Recently, Bailey completed a residency at London’s ICA where she curated three events and created a new composition. Currently, following a commission by Serpentine Projects, Bailey is conducting sound workshops with LGBTI+ refugees and asylum seekers.

In her talk, Bailey gives an overview of her practice leading up to current work on sonic biographies and grief.


Neil Brand

Neil Brand has been a silent film accompanist for over 30 years, regularly in London, throughout the UK and at film festivals and special events around the world. Neil is also a prolific radio playwright including Sony – and Tinniswood – nominated dramas Stan and Getting the Joke, as well as establishing the regular live-recorded musical series The Big Broadcast.

He will present Adventures in the Missing Sense about his twin (and complementary) roles as silent film accompanist (creating sound for solo visuals) and radio playwright (creating visuals out of sound alone).