Appropriated Instructions


Rebecca Lee is a sound artist and researcher based at Primary Studios, Nottingham. She gained her BA and MA Music at the University of Nottingham and since graduating in 2004, her practice has developed in the form of site-specific compositions and performances, installations and sound-based publications as well as participatory work with audiences, community and school groups. The potential for sound and music to transform and elucidate the experience of place and our relationship with it is a central concern in her work.

She was artist in residence with Fermynwoods Contemporary Art in 2010 with and commissioned for their outdoor Cultural Olympiad project, Encounters in 2011 alongside Graham Miller and Jitish Kallat. Since 2011, she has been part of Nottingham based collective, Active Ingredient, undertaking an international residency at Barracao Maravilla studio and gallery, Rio de Janeiro as part of a University of Nottingham research project. She continues to work in participatory settings, and as a visiting lecturer at the University of Nottingham Music department.


Rebecca Lee : Spring 2012 : month 3