Kusum Normoyle is a musician and artist working with voice for performance, video and installation. She takes screaming, feedback, resonance and intervention and puts them to work in outdoor, gallery, experimental and dance music contexts. She is particularly focused on unmediated/uneffected lines of audio signal and amplification of scale. Her work investigates aesthetic and literal expressions of the voice and body, through sound materials, noise making and their relationship to location and environment. She is
Her work has been included in numerous national and international galleries and events including TarraWarra Biennial 2018: From Will to Form, MAAS/The Wellcome Collection, The Substation, Bergen Kunsthall, Dark MOFO, Red Bull Music Academy, Artspace Sydney, Primavera: Young Australian Artists, Redlands Konica Minolta Art Prize, ISSUE Project Room NYC, SuperDeluxe at Artspace for the 17th Biennale of Sydney, Liquid Architecture, N.K Berlin, UrBANGUILD JPN, DOGODEK/THE EVENT: 29th Biennial of Graphic Art, Slovenia, Dunedin Public Art Gallery, City Gallery Wellington.
She has on-going collaborative music projects with Ivan Lisyak as techno HVISKE and Peter Blamey in Hard Hat.