Composer residency

Nathan Robin MannWe are delighted to announce that Sound and Music has awarded Nathaniel Robin Mann a joint residency with Pitt Rivers Museum and Oxford Contemporary Music (OCM) through their ‘Embedded’ programme. (funded by Esmée Fairburn)

Nathaniel is a sound artist, composer and multi-instrumentalist and is a member of Avant Folk outfit Dead Rat Orchestra. He has produced audio works for Factum Arte (Madrid), where he coordinated projects for a cross section of the world's contemporary artists. In 2008 he won the Grand Prix of the 11th Cairo Arts Biennial with Lara Baladi.

Noel Lobley, Ethnomusicologist and Researcher at the Museum said: "Nathan is a wonderfully creative artist whose endless curiosity will perfectly complement the wide variety of collections at the Pitt Rivers Museum.”

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