WALKER P. DOWNEY
I am a historian of modern/contemporary art and media writing mostly about sound, and an Assistant Teaching Professor at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
In Spring 2023, I co-curated an exhibition at the New Bedford Art Museum with NBAM Executive Director Suzanne de Vegh. The show, titled “Sound in Space, Sound in Place,” featured celebrated and emerging sound artists, field recordings sourced from New Bedford residents, and experimental sound works by my own UMass Dartmouth students. Read the