FluCoMa Podcast #20: Tim Shaw

Episode 20 of the FluCoMa Podcast where Jacob Hart talks with artist and researcher Tim Shaw.

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Tim Shaw

The Podcast


  1. Introduction (0:0)

  2. Getting into sound and music tech (1:28)

  3. Space (4:26)

  4. Ambulation (10:34)

  5. Improvisation (15:54)

  6. Trust in technology (21:44)

  7. Points of failure (27:35)

  8. Configuring space (32:20)

  9. Engaging with objects (37:37)

  10. Murmurate (44:35)

  11. Smartphones (52:0)

  12. Listening (58:0)

  13. Collaborative thinking (1:5:2)

  14. The natural world (1:12:27)


For the FluCoMa Podcast’s 20th episode we talk with artist and researcher Tim Shaw. Tim’s work has been seen and heard across the world. In this episode we talk in-depth about his approach to space from performance venues to city streets to stone circles. We learn about his approach to exploring space in his work through a number of projects and bespoke uses of technology. We shall also hear about his various collaborations and his academic work.

Here are the links to some of the things that were discussed during the podcast:

-Collegium Helveticum in Zurich, and the Culture Lab at Newcastle University.