Martim Galvão Dissertation Performance:

Friday, September 25, 2020

7:00pm - 8:30pm is an experimental multimedia performance exploring our entanglements with surveillance, systems infrastructures and the web. Working across virtual and physical spaces, human and robot agents troubleshoot their way to downloading a frozen treat.

The performance will be live-streamed on Friday, September 25th at 7pm ET. More information, including a link to the livestream, can be found at

About Martim Galvão

Martim S. Galvão is a Brazilian-American composer, percussionist and multimedia artist. Much of his work is concerned with interfaces and how we interact with them. He is especially interested in exploring ideas related to consumer-facing technologies and the web.

Galvão’s work has been performed at venues such as the International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME), International Computer Music Conference (ICMC), ANT Fest at Ars Nova, SPLICE Institute, New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival (NYCEMF), and Babycastles among others.

Galvão earned his bachelor’s degree from Emory University. In 2014 he graduated from the Integrated Composition, Improvisation, and Technology (ICIT) MFA program at the University of California, Irvine. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Computer Music and Multimedia at Brown University.

Contact: martim [at]