Rebecca Lee (b.1980), artist and musician based at Primary, Nottingham
Associate artist Fermynwoods contemporary art

Studio: Primary, 33, Seely Road, Nottingham, NG7 1NU
Email: rebecca.joan.lee @

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Commissions and projects
2017          The Heavy Note, commissioned for Resounding in the Museum, project with University of Nottingham & Nottingham Museums
2016            If the bell rings we will hear it, developmental project & 6 date tour, Oxford, Nottingham, Lincoln, Bristol, Fishguard, London.
2015            Rehearsing Memory, Belton 2015, w/Belen Cerezo, Belton House, National Trust, Grantham
2015            Song Sung When, in Dangerous Discoveries, Biddulph Grange, National Trust, Staffordshire
2014            Outside Broadcast, 6 radio documentaries broadcast on line and on local radio, Transported
2013            From Gardening through to Clouds, audio documentary and 48.4 piece, Transported
2012            Timestreams with Active Ingredient; University of Nottingham
2011             Great Chorus, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art

Group exhibitions and presentations
2015            The Listening Room, FON Festival, Barrow in Furness
2015            The Expanded Studio Project, Primary, Nottingham (collaboration with Caroline Wright)
2015            The Expanded Studio Project, Aid and Abet, Cambridge (collaboration with Caroline Wright)
2013            Appropriated Instructions, The Broadcaster, Lincolnshire
2013            Spring Breaks, PRIMARY, Nottingham
2012            Timestreams, w/Active Ingredient, Barracao Maravilha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2011             Encounters, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art

Performance and Music
2016             Performer for Otobong Nkanga's Taste of a Stone, Nottingham Contemporary
2016             The Element Resists, with Samuel Rodgers, at V22 SUMMER CLUB // SOUND (Soundfjord & These Feathers have Plumes)
2016             Sound installation and live score for This Certifies That moving image work by Yelena Popova, Nottingham Contemporary
2015             Accession Songs, active listening event, SYSON, Nottingham
2015             Appears on Exotica Suite LP (by Wayne Burrows and Paul Isherwood)
2015             Film score for Yelena Popova’s The Collector’s Case
2014             Duo with Samuel Rogers, Oxford Improvisers, the Old Fire Station, Oxford
2014             Duo with Samuel Rogers, Rammel Club, Chameleon, Nottingham
2014             Film score for Yelena Popova’s Five Minutes Remaining
2013             Plain, Shift, Plane, off-site commission w/Jack Harris; Curating Sound, Nottingham Contemporary
2013             Haptic Resonances…., with Jack Harris and Samuel Rogers, PRIMARY

Residences and courses
2016            Summer Lodge, Nottingham Trent University
2015           The Drawing Board curated by Michael Pinchbeck
2015           Field Studies, CASS, London
2014           Spare Room Residency, SYSON, Nottingham
2013           Gathering Grain, project residency with Sound Spiral
2012           Timestreams with Active Ingredient, Barracao Maravilha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2010           Sowing Seeds residency, with Vidha Saumya, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art

Printed work 
2010            Herring Red, with Caroline Wright for The Expanded Studio Project             
2010           The Leaf Song, with Vidha Saumya, published by Fermynwoods Contemporary Art

Selected talks and teaching
2017          The Technology of Listening workshop, Sonic Cyberfeminisms, University of Lincoln
2016            If the Bell rings we will hear it, lectures & workshops: University of Lincoln and Nottingham, Sonophilia, SARU, Oxford Brookes
2016            The Remote Lab, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art
2016            Co-tutor for the viol ensemble with Collegium Musicum, University of Nottingham.  
2015             The Remote Lab Fermynwoods Contemporary Art 
2014             Field Recording workshop, Octopus Collective, Barrow in Furness
2012             Relate, Active Ingredient, communities’ producer, delivering international schools exchange
2011             Visiting Lecturer, Department of Music, University of Nottingham
2011             Walkshop, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art; Encounters programme
2011-            A Conversation Between Trees gallery tour, Active Ingredient, Education producer
2009-10     Fermynwoods Contemporary Art; out-door creative sound and music workshops for KS3/4
2010            The Leaf Song, workshop and talk, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, Northamptonshire

Education and training
2010           Action Learning Set Facilitation Training, Action Learning Associates
2004          MA Music (with performance), University of Nottingham
2002          BA Music (Hons), University of Nottingham