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Alan B. Richmond Jr. (aka Alan B. Brock-Richmond) has studied and worked in mixed and multi-media, with special emphasis on installation, sound, and performance. His work thus far can be characterized as minimal and experiential, with regard to common contemplative themes of nature, architecture, structure, place, relationships, existent states, and time, especially ephemera. Alan B. Richmond holds a degree in art from Monterey Peninsula College in Monterey, California, and a certificate in audio production from the University of Washington in Seattle. Since 2004, he has been a member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, and from 2010 to 2014 studied at the Städelschule in Frankfurt, Germany. In 2013, he was awarded a research and development grant from the Graham Foundation in support of his project ‘RT60- the authenticity of space through sound’. His performances and installations have been hosted at various venues and institutions including the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, the 2012 Lüften Festival, Portikus Frankfurt am Main, the 2012 Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival, 2013 Club Transmediale Berlin, Frankfurt Kunstverein, Donau Festival, Mousonturm, Schauspiel Frankfurt, the Museum für Moderne Kunst in Frankfurt, and Städel Museum.