Joseph Hammer, a Time-Based artist from Los Angeles, has actively created experimental works since 1980.
His practice operates at the interface between music making and performance art. Using a tape recorder, he creates compositions by employing a looping technique originally developed for radio and TV sound effects. The tape recorder is also a documenting device. Using it draws simultaneously on the qualities of recording/listening and playback/performing.
The sound sources he uses come from both popular and avant-garde culture. Using…
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