His sonic images (phonographies) of more or less identified situations stand as an attempt to challenge problematic aspects of visual representation. In 2011, Aubry has been a guest artist of the Global Prayers project, carrying an artistic research about the use of audio amplification technology by christian charismatic churches in Kinshasa and Berlin. The resulting installations Pluie de Feu and The Laman Encounter have been presented at NGBK Gallery in Berlin in 2011. Current activities include a research about the Paul Bowles' archive of Moroccan traditional music and the notion of cultural preservation, as well as a project related to the "Bollywood Soundscape" in Mumbai.
Past exhibitions and performances include Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin (2008), Les Complices* Gallery, Zürich (2009), Bat Yam Museum, Tel-Aviv (2009), TURA Festival, Perth (2009), Sonic Acts Festival, Amsterdam (2010), Issue Project Room, NYC (2010), Diapason Gallery, NYC (2010), Macba, Barcelona (2010), NGBK Berlin (2011), Musée Réattu, Arles (2011), Kontraste Festival, Krems (2011), Camera Austria, Graz (2012), HKW, Berlin (2012), Swiss Art Awards, Basel (2012) and Kunsthaus Langenthal (2012). Gilles Aubry is also a founding member of Berlin based experimental NOISE band "MONNO" and has released several CD's under his own name. He has another b-side project called "THE SAME GIRL" more experimental and free improv oriented- Apart, he creat sculptures and books essays about music. http://www.soundimplant.com/ https://soundcloud.com/gilles-aubry https://myspace.com/298934271 http://www.soundimplant.com/gilaubry/ http://www.discogs.com/artist/Gilles+Aubry https://www.facebook.com/gilles.aubry.9 http://www.gruenrekorder.de/?page_id=2295 Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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