Micah Silver
Answers Are How Questions Are Lost to Ideology


Exhibit History

2016- (ongoing) Commission for Madison Square Park, NYC - Brooke Kamin Rapaport, Curator

2015 One in a series of many possible temporary diagrams of everything, San Diego Art Institute - Andy Horwitz, Curator

2015 Answers Are How Questions Are Lost To Ideology at The Windward School, Los Angeles

2014 Collaborative sound fountain w/Giacomo Castagnola for El Papalote Museo del Niño in Cuernavaca, Mexico

2014 MusicX, Collaboration with Adam Schoenberg, UICA and Grand Rapids Symphony - AJ Paschka, Curator

2013 Untitled audio compositions for the bathrooms at Play, Museum of Sex, NYC 

2013 One of Many Impossible Reconciliations Between the Finite and Infinite (Air Rooms prototype), MIT Thesis Show, MIT Media Lab Cube

2012 Burdock Systems, MIT Media Lab Cube

2012 On LaGrange ZKM, Karlsruhe Germany

2012 Real and Permanent Good, distributed at MIT Media Lab

2012 The Future Archive at N.B.K Berlin w/ Robert The. Ute Meta Bauer, Curator

2012 Supreme Connections (collective),TATE Modern 

2012  *asterisk linz, OK Centrum, Linz - Georg Nussbaumer and Genoveva Reukhart, Curators

2012 Supreme Connections, Sao Paolo Biennial - interpretation of Amacher, Capela Morumbi - Tobi Maier, Curator

2012 Supreme Connections, Exhibition and workshop, DAAD Berlin - Axel Weider/Ariane Beyn, Curator

2011 How to Know You Are in a Room With No Walls, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (web project) - Rahma Kazam, Curator

2011 What Happens When, with Chef John Fraser and designers Elle Vos and Emilie Baltz

2009/10 The End of Safari, Mass MoCA, 4/2009-2/2010 - Denise Markonish, Curator

2008 You and Me, Going, MATA Festival 2008, Brooklyn, NY - Michael Schumacher, Curator

2008 The Friendly Natives, Denniston Hill Artist Residency Summer Show- Kara Lynch, Curator

2006 The Phoenix, outdoor installation commissioned by the City of New Haven - Denise Markonish, Curator

2006 Return to Sender soundtrack, w/Treva Wurmfeld, Gilded Pony Festival, Troy NY -  Bethany Wright, Curator

2005 empty cartoon music commissioned by Carley Petesch Dance, Dance Theater Workshop, NYC

2005 *asterisk The Peekskill Project, Peekskill NY- Kari Conte, Curator

2004 carousels (parallax) James Joyce Centre, Dublin

2002 Anthem World Music Hall, Wesleyan Univ.

2002 Scale for just-intonation synthesizer and shortwave radio, released by Stasisfield label as Utopian Artifacts     

2001 String Quartet and Ball Bearings (For Alvin Lucier), Performed 4/01, Wesleyan University, CT

2001 Touch for Halcyon tone generators, fractal noise, guitar, video, released by Stasisfield as Utopian Artifacts



2017 Interview with Jacquiline Kiyomi Gordon for 356 Mission Road, Los Angeles CA

2017 Get a (Control) Room, essay w/ Courtney Stephens for Art Los Angeles Reader, Los Angeles CA

2016 Listening Beyond Turing, essay w/diagram for Okayama Art Summit, Okayama, Japan

2015 Figures in Air: Essays Toward a Philosophy of Audio, book, Inventory Press, designed by Project Projects

2014 Article in Sound, Audio, Music, Zetesis, Birmingham City University, Birmingham UK 

2014 Why Time-Based Art Takes Time, The Rapidian, Grand Rapids, Michigan

2014 Conference Paper, Twice Upon a Time, Birmingham University, Birmingham UK

2014 Citation, Fashion Theory, Discussion of End of Safari, Globalization and Colonialism, Malcom Barnard, Routledge

2014 Conference Paper and Session Chair, Sound Art Curating Conference, Goldsmiths University, London UK

2014 Sounding Geometry, MUAC, Mexico City, Mexico ( Spanish/English)

2013 Social Dimensions + Multiplicity in the Work of Earle Brown, Beyond Notation Conference, Northeastern University

2012 You and Me, Going, Drunken Boat, online magazine, Sound, Art / Dissonance issue,  

2011 Journal Co-Editor, Experiments and  Intensities, Cries from the Guts a hybrid galley/journal, University of Winchester, UK

2010 Remember Maryanne Amacher, MusikTexte (translated to German)

2010 Silence is Sexy - Silence issue of Arteeast Magazine,

2007 Taking: The Pulse of a Medium essay/audio published in The Journal of the Valkenberg Hermitage, Berlin

2006 Producer, Folio and Four Systems, Tzadik Records, NYC

2004 Creative Diplomacy I: North Korea public art proposal published in Nuke Magazine, Paris

2003 Utopian Artifacts, release on Stasisfield online label

1999 Popular Music for Popular Feelings, CD-R, self-distributed