Patrick J. Reed is a staff writer for THE SEEN, where he is the author of “Sonic Avenues,” an ongoing column that features essays on contemporary artists engaging with sound and the larger cultural implications of their work. His criticism is also featured in various other publications, including art-agenda, ArtReview, ArtReview Asia, The Brooklyn Rail, and Spike Art Magazine. He lives in Los Angeles.

Aphorism | Anthem: Sonic Avenues #3 // Christine Sun Kim

Sonic Avenues #2: Ululation

Sonic Avenues #1: Jónsi

In Advance of An Archive: The Joseph J. McPhee Jr. Research Library and Listening Room

Brain Trust: Performing Biodata with Jason J. Snell