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LOST HIGHWAY DRAWINGS
LOST HIGHWAY DRAWINGS

I have been exhibiting my ‘Lost Highway’ drawings – sketches done from the front seat of the tour van – over the last couple years. A catalog which includes a CD with exclusive material was published for my March 2014 show at Galerie Jan Dhaese in Gent, Belgium. The catalog is limited, and available for […]

DRYPOINT VINYL RECORD PRINTS
DRYPOINT VINYL RECORD PRINTS

VOLTA ART FAIR NYC March 5-8, Pier 90. Lee’s lost highway drawings and ‘black noise’ vinyl record prints will be on exhibition in the booth of Galerie Jan Dhaese. LEE’S VOLTA PAGE Various works created using old vinyl records as plates for drypoint engraving, done directly on the vinyl surface. Due to the fragile nature of drypoint-on-plastic […]

Constellations: Drawings 2005-2011
Constellations: Drawings 2005-2011

Constellations Drawings 2005 – 2011 A Belgian Radio program of Lee-related audio HERE. A series of new drawings based on newspaper imagery began to take shape in 2006, and is ongoing. Medium-scale drawings in ink based on photos torn from the newspaper. This work has also dove-tailed nicely with an installation of mine (Oct 06-Jan […]

Torn Photograph (for SR & RS) 2000-2007
Torn Photograph (for SR & RS) 2000-2007

Here’s a blog post related to a pair of photo-work multiples I’ve made that reference both Steve Reich and Robert Smithson: http://artistsbooksandmultiples.blogspot.ca/2012/03/lee-ranaldo-torn-photograph-for-sr-and.html Torn Photograph: Four Organs (for Steve Reich & Robert Smithson) Lee Ranaldo ink jet print, edition of 10, 21.5” square, torn in quarters, glassine envelope. Inkjet print, edition of 10 2007 A photo […]

DE/COMPOSITION FOR JOHN (CAGE)
DE/COMPOSITION FOR JOHN (CAGE)

Dutch artist Zeger Reyers and I had collaborated previously on a work in the Paul Thek show at ZKM Karlsruhe in 2008. A few months ago we joined together to create works for this show in Vienna dedicated to John Cage on the centenary of his birth. These works involve growing mushrooms on top of […]

Mike Kelley
Mike Kelley

I was very saddened to hear about the passing of our long-time friend, occasional collaborator and continued source of inspiration, Mike Kelley. Kim knew Mike from their days in art school in L.A., and I first met him on one of our early trips to the west coast in ’84 or ’85. In 1986 he […]

Singer/Ranaldo show at cneai in Paris, 2009.
Singer/Ranaldo show at cneai in Paris, 2009.

In the summers of 2007 and 2008 Leah and I were in residence at CNEAI (Centre national de l’estampe et de l’art imprimé) on the edge of Paris, at the invitation of CNEAI director Sylvie Boulanger. The artists residence was a newly-constructed houseboat floating on the Seine, open to the daily, often dramatic life of […]

iloveyouihateyou Magasin3 Stockholm 2009
iloveyouihateyou  Magasin3 Stockholm 2009

Some documentation of Leah Singer & Lee Ranaldo’s installation and performance at Stockholm’s Magasin3 Konsthall, February 7 – May 24, 2009. The basic setup in this large black-box room entailed a surround sound audio system of many overlapping loops, coupled with one large projection screen (about 4x3m) that was fit with a same-sized mirror, at […]

some print works 2001-2010
some print works 2001-2010

some prints, from 2001-2010, block prints, drypoints, etchings and monotypes, plus one torn photo.

Shibuya Displacement (a soundwalk) 2006
Shibuya Displacement (a soundwalk) 2006

Shibuya Displacement (sound walk) Hudson Valley Center For Contemporary Art, Peekskill New York September 17 2006 A recording of the recorded announcement heralding the arrival of the Tokyo Metro into the Shibuya Station. A spatial displacement. An aural smudge. We will parade thru streets of Peekskill New York broadcasting the sound of the train’s arrival […]

ENDLESS SLEEP INSTALLATION IN BRATISLAVA 2011
ENDLESS SLEEP INSTALLATION IN BRATISLAVA 2011

ENDLESS SLEEP INSTALLATION Lee exhibited a high volume 2 channel video work w quad sound,”Endless Sleep”, featuring sound and image of the San Jose, California ‘stoner-metal’ band Sleep and Parisian noisician and ‘metal turntable destroyer’ Arnaud Riviere on opposing, life-size screens in the group show ‘Transport’ at Galeria Cypriana Majernika, Bratislava, Slovakia. July 6- Sept […]

Powderfinger August 2011 New Zealand
Powderfinger August 2011 New Zealand

an art show of drawings and prints curated by Dead C member Michael Morley at Auckland’s rice and beans gallery. info here. Hi Lee and Leah, hope all is well? you are in sunny europe still?here is the catalog for Powderfinger, no print version, just the blog  http://powderfingercatalog.blogspot.com/ photos and text  will post some more […]

No Permanent Landscape exhibition 9/28/12
No Permanent Landscape exhibition 9/28/12

Lee and Leah Singer, along with 3 others, are in a small group show at the Boothuis Brauhaus (it’s a converted boat!) in Turnhout, Beligium, the ‘Cultural Capital of Flanders 2012′, organized by long-time cohort, curator Jan Van Woensal. Show opens Sept 28, 2012 and closes October 7. Address: Nieuwe Kaai 29, 2300 Turnhout, Belgium. […]