Dann Disciglio
Chicago, IL 60647
ddisciglio@gmail.com        

Education

    Master of Fine Arts (Sound Department), School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2019)
                   Thesis Work: De-Arborescence II

    Bachelor of Arts, Hampshire College (2015)
                   Senior thesis: “Sonic Tendencies: An Analysis of Noise, Phonography, and Drone in Sound Art and Experimental  
                                          Music Practices” (http://hdl.handle.net/10009/843)
                   Advisors- Christoph Cox and Lorne Falk


I. Group Exhibitions 

2019        Dinacon 2019 (Gamboa, Panama) - Extemporization with Strangler Fig [Striation Sonification] Fig (Feat. Lucinda Dayhew)

2019        SAIC MFA Thesis Show (Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL) - De-Arborescence II 

2019        Negotiating Space (Sharp Center, Chicagol, IL) - De-Arborescence I

2018        SoftLanding (SoftLanding, Chicago, IL) - A Year of Improvisation 

2018        Waveforms, Fall 2018 (Chicago Design Museum, Chicago, IL) - Recitation for 
                  Begonia, Euphorbia, and Guiana 

2018        THAW 2018 (Constellation, Chicago, IL) – Ficus Elastica

2018        Waveforms, Spring 2018 (Electronic Sound Studios, Ravenswood, IL.) –  Stop 
                  And Talk to the Roses 

2017        New Blood XI Festival (Link’s Hall, Chicago, IL) – (312) 755- 8549

2017        Practicing Interludes (Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute of Chicago) – 
                 Mung Beans 1014


II. Invited Public Presentations:


2019        Artist Lecture, "When Is Sound Art?" in the Department of Art and Art History,        
                 College of Arts + Architecure, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, February 
                 2019.

2019        Artist Lecture, “Futuring Ecologies” for Minding Nature Journal with the Center for     
                 Humans and Nature and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Neiman  
                 Center, Chicago, IL. February 2019.

III. Service


2019        Research Affiliate at Morton Arboretum (Lisle, IL)
 
2018        Argonne National Lab Invited Artist - Array of Things  
                 Chicago’s Networked Urban Sensor Project 

2018        Co-Designer of GoCivic’s Electronic Voting Machines at Lollapalooza 2018
                 Chicago Leadership Alliance

2017-        Tree Art and Science Outreach Fellowship at the Morton Arboretum (Lisle, IL)
Present