Brendan Dougherty

EMP & CMP Tutor

Sound artist and producer Brendan Dougherty moved from Philadelphia to Berlin in 2002 and quickly became involved in its music and performance art scenes. An avid collaborator, he has worked with a wide range of visual and performance artists creating pieces and touring internationally.

His work with Meg Stuart, Violet was called “a sublime sound maelstrom… a convulsive beauty” (Les Inrockuptibles).  Still active as a drummer and solo artist, his solo LP, sensate was released in 2016 on Entr’acte records and his installations have been exhibited in museums and galleries internationally. Experience more of his work on his website:


Photo credit: Philip Bussman