Talks

Listen: Lawrence Abu Hamdan & Holly Herndon

On shared interests in sound and surveillance

Listen to the talk in full below:


Artist Lawrence Abu Hamdan and musician Holly Herndon discuss their shared interests in sound and surveillance.

  • Lawrence Abu Hamdan is an artist based in Beirut and a PhD candidate at Goldsmiths, University of London. He is currently a fellow at the Vera List Center for Art and Politics at the New School.
  • Holly Herndon is an artist and a touring musician who released her acclaimed album Platform in 2015. She is currently a doctoral student in composition at Stanford University.

Frieze Talks take place daily at 12pm and 4pm in the on-site auditorium at Frieze New York from Thursday, May 5th through Sunday, May 8th. Access to Frieze Talks is included in all admission tickets. Seats can be reserved at the Auditorium desk from 11am on the day of each talk.

The program is co–curated by Tom Eccles (Executive Director, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, New York) and Christy Lange (frieze Associate Editor and Curator of Public Programming, Berlin).