Bio / CV / Portafolio

Balam Ronan
He lives and works in Geneva, Switzerland, since January 2018. He has a bachelor’s degree in Music with line terminal in Musical Composition at the Autonomous University of Queretaro, Mexico. His work has been presented in Queretaro, Mexico City, Guadalajara, Puebla (MX), Buenos Aires, Cordova (AR), Washington DC (US), Athens (GR), Lisbon (PT), Berlin (DE), Quito (EC), Bogota (CO), Belo Horizonte (BR), Helsinki (FI), Geneva (CH), Florence (IT), Santa Cruz (BO), Bangor (UK) and Lima (PE). He has released his soundscape work in the netlabels Green Field Recordings, Echomusic, Sonic Terrain, La Escucha Atenta, Auriculab, Suplex, Archivo Usted no está aquí, Sónec and Noise à Noise. He was a finalist of the International Festival of Electronic Arts and Video Transitio_mx 03,  and a fellow of the Incentives Program for Creation and Artistic Development of Young Artists 2008 of the Institute of Querétaro for Culture and Arts (IQCA), of a variety of training programs of the Mexican Center for Music and Sound Art (CMMAS, 2009-2010), of the Young Artists Program 2010-2011 of the National Fund for Culture and the Arts (FONCA), of the Incentives Program for Artistic Production “Apoyarte” 2011 and 2015 of the IQCA and of the Artistic Residency Program 2011 of the FONCA – CONACYT to make a residence in Argentina.

His work has focused on the study of listening and the soundscape, on the realization of field recordings and experimental music, and sound art practices in public spaces: sound actions and installations, and participatory and relational practices. He has also completed projects of acoustic, electroacoustic and electronic composition, video art, and collaborated on projects of visual arts, contemporary dance and theater.

Link to read / download the CV: CV_Balam Ronan

Link to read / download the portafolio: Portafolio Of Artistic Works_Balam Ronan