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), and Santa Cruz (Bolivia). 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 and Sónec. 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.
Currently his work has focused on study listening and soundscape, make field recordings, and practices of sound art, action art, participatory / relational art in public spaces. 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