Over a two week residency period the Pearce gallery will be used
as a recording environment for experimentation with instrument
building, sound design and sample based music and composition. The
recordings/samples taken during these 2 weeks will be archived
During the 2 weeks, times will be available for
the public to create and experiment in the space.
A timetable with signup options to book a session for
recording samples and instruments will also
These sessions will be focused on recording purely
acoustic/organic sounds, which can later be processed digitally if
During the residency
* Field recording expeditions.
* Building experimental instruments for recording
* Collaborative recording sessions
* Collecting objects and archiving the sounds they produce
* Composing sample based music
* Audio processing
* Possible performances
The money raised from this campaign will help towards
* Recording/monitoring equipment
* Materials to build instruments
Residency dates and times
Peter Walsh is an artist, and musician born in Harare, Zimbabwe
and grew up in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. He holds a BFA from
Whitecliffe College of Art and Design (2017). His practice focuses
on the meditative aspects of art making, utilising sound, natural
reclaimed materials and manual hand based processes. Peter draws
inspiration from spiritual architecture, mythology, science fiction
and philosophy, with an emphasis on purpose, belief and the absurd.
Recent exhibitions include, Meditations/Histories, TÜR Studio,
Auckland (2017) and PLATFORM, HOTDATE, Auckland, (2016) Rituals,
Blue Oyster Gallery, Dunedin.