Curriculum Vitæ

Born: Madison, WI, 1979.
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

Selected Exhibitions: Solo, Two Person & Collaborative

2017
  • Repose, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
  • Distance In/Formation (with Johanna Breiding, Rebecca Bruno & Wilfried Souly), Pitzer College Art Galleries, Claremont, CA
2016
  • Scalar Fields, VOLUME, Los Angeles, CA
2015
  • Scalar Field, Dancity Festival, Auditorium Santa Caterina, Foligno, IT
  • Sky-lit: Volume, Light, and Sound, The Broad, Los Angeles, CA
2014 - 2015
  • After.Image, Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles, CA
2014
  • Blue.Hour, CODE 2014, Church of Santa Chiara, Città Sant’Angelo, IT
  • Doppler.Shift, Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles, CA
2012
  • Blue.Hour, Jack Straw New Media Gallery, Seattle, WA
2011 - 2012
  • 3 Surfaces, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
2010
  • Drift/Net, 323 Projects, Los Angeles, CA
  • Stillness, SoundFjord, London, UK
  • Untitled Landscape (with Robert Crouch), Pøst, Los Angeles, CA
2009
  • In Residence 6, Las Cienegas Projects, Los Angeles, CA
  • Stage, Burien Art Gallery, Burien, WA
  • Relocation, Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA
  • +ROOM-ROOM (with Jamie Drouin), The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
2007
  • Our Nature (with Gretchen Bennett), Soil Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

Selected Exhibitions: Group, Diffusions & Screenings

2017
  • son/mage 003: Dragon’s Eye Recordings by Yann Novak, space_inframince, Osaka, JP, Group
  • The Future Eve, Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, Group
  • Desert X: Driftworks, Ace Hotel, Palm Springs, CA, Diffusion
2016
  • We are inseparable there is no time (sound-work for Rebecca Bruno), Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA, Diffusion
  • Share Festival XI° Edition, Casa Jasmina, Torino, Italy, Group
  • WITH/IN, Kallick Gallery, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA, Group
  • Tad Beck + taisha paggett + Yann Novak, VOLUME, Los Angeles, CA, Group
  • The Glass System (sound work for Allison Leigh Holt), North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND, Diffusion
  • Sonospace: An Exploration of Sound, Acud Macht Neu, Berlin, DE, Screening
2015 - 2016
  • Escuchas: Una selección de arte sonoro actual, Modern Art Museum of Medellín, Medellín, ES, Diffusion
2015
  • The Silent Parade (organized by Jimena Sarno), Susanne Vielmetter LA Projects, Los Angeles, CA, Diffusion
  • The Recorder Was Left On, Or the Closer I Get To The End The More I Rewrite The Beginning, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA, Group
  • Senses of Place, LOOP Festival, Reial Cercle Artístic, Barcelona, ES, Screening
  • A LINE Listening Experience, Call & Response, London, UK, Diffusion
  • HomeLA: San Marino, Private Residence, San Marino, CA, Screening
  • TEMPERAMENTAL (with Taisha Paggett), Doris McCarthy Gallery, Toronto, CA, Group
2014
  • Transposition (Teaser), Taliesin Downtown Studio, Spring Green, WI, Group
  • Les Soirees Dessinees, Galerie AREA, Paris, France, Diffusion
2013
  • Art House #7, Art House, Pacific Palisades, CA, Group
  • NOISE & whispers, GV Art Gallery, London, UK, Group
  • A Strong Hand That Nonetheless Gets You Nowhere, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY, Group
2012
  • Threshold, Studio Sereno, Los Angeles, CA, Group
  • JS 50, Jack Straw New Media Gallery, Seattle, WA, Screening
  • Maybe it’s the light that has to change and not much else, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY, Group
  • Between Visual and Spatial, Gift_Lab, Tokyo, JP, Group
  • Render – New Construction in Video Art (with Robert Crouch), California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA, Group
  • Being Honeyed – An exhibition of Sound(in)Art, SOMA Contemporary, Waterford City, IE, Group
2011 - 2012
  • The More Things Change (sound work for Alex Schweder), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, Group
2011
  • Soundfjord is 1, Soundfjord, London, UK, Screening
  • Re/Flux, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK, Diffusion
  • Exquisite Corpse, Soundfjord, London, UK, Group
2010
  • Dragonfly Festival, Bronze Age Settlement, Falköping, Sweden, Diffusion
  • Secret Axis, File Hipersonica, Sesi Paulista’s Cultural Space, São Paulo, Brazil, Diffusion
  • Secret Axis, AVLab, MediaLab-Prado, Madrid, Spain, Diffusion
2009
  • London International Festival of Exploratory Music, Kings Place, London, UK, Screening
  • Sensate: Bodies and Design (sound work for Alex Schweder),San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, Group
  • Cell Everything, Vermillion Gallery, Seattle, WA, Group
2008
  • Doodle-ee De, The Helm Gallery, Tacoma, WA, Group
  • 12 Minutes Max, On the Boards, Seattle, WA, Screening
  • Art is Not Mute, Hit Art Space, Gothenburg, Sweden, Diffusion
  • Environmental Aesthetics, OKOK Gallery, Seattle, WA, Diffusion
2007
  • Art is Not Mute, Ersta Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden, Diffusion
  • The East River Project (with Gretchen Bennett), Soundwalk2007, Long Beach, CA, Diffusion
  • A Sac of Rooms Three Times A Day (sound work for Alex Schweder), Suyama Space, Seattle, WA, Diffusion
2006
  • The East River Project (with Gretchen Bennett), International District, Seattle, WA, Diffusion
  • Sick Building Sequence (sound work for Alex Schweder), Howard House, Seattle, WA, Diffusion
2005
  • Aqua Art Sound Broadcast, Aqua Hotel, Miami, FL, Diffusion
  • Techgenosis, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA, Diffusion

Selected Performances: Solo & Collaborative

2017
  • Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
  • Soundpedro, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA
  • Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
2016
  • Mountain, Fire, Holding Still. (with Taisha Paggett), The Getty Villa, Pacific Palisades, CA
  • SPECTRUM (with Robert Crouch), Monkey Town, Los Angeles, CA
  • Surroundings, Soundwave Biennial 7: Architecture, de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
  • Unfinished (video for Rebecca Bruno), Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA
  • mas gestos y mas caras (for Rafa Esparza, with Robert Crouch), Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  • We Love Our Parents, We Fear Snakes (with  Johanna Breiding & Marbles Jumbo Radio), HomeLA: Victoria Park, Los Angeles, CA
2015
  • LAND AND SEA, Oakland, CA
  • Leaven Community Centre, Portland, OR
  • Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, WA
  • Audiodrome 2, Shambhala Studio, Los Angeles, CA
  • We Love Our Parents, We Fear Snakes (with  Johanna Breiding & Marbles Jumbo Radio), Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
  • Endlessness (with Rebecca Bruno), Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
  • Idleness, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
  • Touch Presents, Elephant, Los Angeles, CA
  • Prelude, HomeLA: San Marino, San Marino, CA
2014
  • Repose, AxS Festival 2014, Sphæræ, Pasadena, CA
  • What A Man Does That He Has, Taliesin, Spring Green, WI
  • We can’t take it all with us (with Rafa Esparza), Vincent Price Art Museum, Monterey Park, CA
  • Snowfall, KCHUNG 1630AM, Los Angeles, CA
2013
  • Re:Sound II, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
  • Snowfall, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
2012
  • Private Time: 4 Episodes, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Quick and The Dead, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
  • Fata Morgana (with Robert Crouch), Ear Meal on LA Art Stream, Los Angeles, CA
  • Re:Sound, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
  • SIX, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR
  • The City as Allegory: Three Artists from Los Angeles, Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, WA
  • A Composite Field (with Taisha Paggett), MAK Center Mackey Garage Top, Los Angeles, CA
  • Untitled (remodel) (with Simon Whetham), Spirit Resurrection, Machine Project, Los Angeles, CA
2011
  • Fata Morgana (with Robert Crouch), AxS Festival, Wind Tunnel Gallery, Pasadena, CA
  • The Stone, New York, NY
  • Forward Festival, Letelier Theater, Washington, DC
  • Presence, The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • immerson, Oboro, Montreal, QC
2010
  • Music for Restaurants (with Robert Crouch & Sublamp), Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
  • immersound, The Others, London, UK
  • Presence, Torrence Art Museum, Torrence, CA
  • CTRL+ALT+REPEAT, Synchronicity Space, Los Angeles, CA
  • Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA
2009
  • ResBox, Steve Allen Theater, Los Angeles, CA
  • Pehrspace (with Will Long), Los Angeles, CA
  • Resonant Forms Festival, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions / Los Angeles, CA
  • The Breeze Blowing Over Us, Fiske Planetarium, Boulder, CO
  • +ROOM-ROOM (with Jamie Drouin), The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008
  • Soundwalk2008, The Dome Room, Long Beach, CA
  • Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, WA
  • In Residence, The Triple Door, Seattle, WA
  • In Residence, Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, WA
2007
  • Decibel Festival, The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • Yann Novak Showcases Dragon’s Eye Recordings, The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • Chapel Performance Space (with Marc Manning), Seattle, WA
  • Kasini House, Burlington, VT
  • Festival of Wayward Music: The Marathon, Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, WA
  • Auditorium (with Jamie Drouin), Mutek, Society for Art and Technology, Montreal, QC
  • Auditorium (with Jamie Drouin), Gallery 1412, Seattle, WA
  • Sonarchy Radio Show, KEXP 90.3FM, Seattle, WA
  • Wall of Sound, Seattle, WA
2006
  • Homo Electric, Legends, Manchester, UK
  • Beyond Territory, The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • Auditorium (with Jamie Drouin), The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • The East River Project (with Gretchen Bennett), Erich Ginder Studio, Seattle, WA
  • Decibel Festival, Broadway Performance Hall, Seattle, WA
  • Blim, Vancouver, BC
  • Ong Ong Release Party, Gallery 1412, Seattle, WA

Scores for Dance

2015
  • WAIL (for Rebecca Bruno), Live Arts Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Open Circuit (for Crispin Spaeth & Kathryn Padberg), Velocity Dance Center, Seattle, WA
2013
  • A right-angled object who lost her faith in being upright (for Taisha Paggett), Danspace Project, New York, NY
2011
  • Dark Room Trio (for Crispin Spaeth), Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
2007
  • Wild Darling (for Crispin Spaeth), Velocity Dance Center, Seattle, WA
  • Ten Tiny Dances (for Crispin Spaeth), Capitol Hill Art Center, Seattle, WA
2006
  • Play Viewed from a Distance (for CSDG), The Empty Space Theater, Seattle, WA
  • Dark Room (for CSDG), TBA Festival, Portland, OR
  • Dark Room (for CSDG), Western Bridge, Seattle, WA
2005
  • Up Close (for CSDG), Velocity Dance Center, Seattle, WA
  • Fade Dis/Appearances (for CSDG), Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
2004
  • Watch us Work (for CSDG), Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA

Curatorial Projects

2017
  • Repose Closing: Rebecca Bruno, Sarah Rara, & Geneva Skeen, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA, Performance
2012-
  • VOLUME, Los Angeles, CA, Curitorial Collective
2012
  • Threshold, Studio Sereno, Los Angeles, CA, Exhibition
  • Sublimation (with Helen Frosi and France Jobin), Oboro, Montreal, QC, Exhibition
2007
  • Cotton, Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, WA, Performance
2006
  • Paper, Gallery 1412, Seattle, WA, Performance
2005-
  • Dragon’s Eye Recordings, Seattle, WA – Los Angeles, CA, Record Label

Residencies & Grants

2015
  • The Mountain School of Arts, Los Angeles, CA
2014 - 2015
  • Touch Mentorship Programme, Touch, London, UK
2014
  • Taliesin Artist Residency, Taliesin, the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture, Spring Green, WI
2011
  • Jack Straw New Media Gallery Residency, Jack Straw Productions, Seattle, WA
2010
  • ARC Grant, The Durfee Foundation, Los Angeles, CA
  • Jentel Artist Residency (Nominated by Beth Sellers), Banner, WY
2008
  • Grant for Artist Projects, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA
2007
  • Espy Foundation Residency, Oysterville, WA
  • Environmental Aesthetics Residency, Satsop Cooling Tower, Elma, WA
  • Kasini House Studio A Residency, Burlington, VT

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

2017
  • Atlas Place: Living Sound in Los Angeles, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA, Panel
  • California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA, Guest Lecture
2014
  • Connecting Spaces, Taliesin, the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture, Spring Green, WI, Artist Talk
2012
  • Praxis | Practice | Modulation, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, Panel
  • Jack Straw New Media Gallery, Seattle, WA, Artist Talk
  • Gift_Lab, Tokyo, JP, Artist Talk
  • ByteMaps, Culver Center of the Arts, Riverside, CA, Panel
2011
  • Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, Artist Talk
2010
  • Sheridan College, Sheridan, WY, Artist Talk
2009
  • Art Center, Pasadena, CA, Visiting Faculty
  • Art Klatch, Seattle, WA, Artist Talk
2006
  • Optical, Decibel Festival, The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA, Panel
  • Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA, Guest Lecture
2005
  • The Art Institute of Seattle, Seattle, WA, Guest Lecture

Selected Recordings: Solo, Split & Collaborative

2017
  • Surroundings, LINE (US), Digital
2016
  • Ornamentation, Touch (UK), CD
  • We Love Our Parents, We Fear Snakes, Yann Novak Studio (US), Digital
2015
  • Idleness, Endlessness, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), Digital
  • Prelude, Éter (CO), 3″ CD-R
2014
  • Liminality (with Fabio Perletta), Farmacia901 (IT), Digital
  • Repose, Touch Radio (UK), Digital
  • Snowfall, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD
2013
  • Undefined (with Richard Chartier), Farmacia901 (IT), CD
  • Blue.Hour, Farmacia901 (IT), CD
2012
  • Paradise & Winchester, Unfathomless (BE), CD
  • Hollow.River, Taâlem (FR), 3″ CD-R
  • Fata Morgana (with Robert Crouch), Murmur Records (JP), CD
  • 3 Surfaces, Reductive (ES), 3″ CD-R
2011
  • Presence, Hibernate (UK), CD
  • Two Segments (with Mise_En_Scene), White.Line Editions (UK), CD-R
2010
  • Relocation.Reconstruction, LINE (US), CD
  • Some Clouds (with Marc Manning), Koyuki (IT), CD-R
2009
  • +ROOM-ROOM (with Jamie Drouin), The Henry Art Gallery (US), CD
  • The Breeze Blowing Over Us, Infrequency Editions (CA), CD-R
2008
  • Auditorium Mutek (with Jamie Drouin), Infrequency Editions (CA), CD-R
  • In Residence, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD-R
2007
  • Pairings (with Marc Manning), Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD
  • Intermission, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD-R
  • Auditorium (with Jamie Drouin), Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD
2006
  • Meadowsweet, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD-R
2005
  • Ong Ong Field Recordings Vol. 1, Ong Ong Press (US), CD-R

Selected Recordings: Compilations, Scores & Remixes

2016
  • “WAIL” on Perpetual Dawn – Year One, Tigerbeat6 (US), CD
2015
  • ‘2 Oscillators’ (with Robert Crouch) on A Simple Procedure, Estuary Ltd. (US), 2 x CD
2014
  • “About To Begin” on Elements Three (火), Home Normal (JP), CD
  • “Quan.tum” on Quark: How Does The Invisible Sound?, Farmacia901 (IT), Digital
  • “35″ on Earthtones Vol.2, Tessellate Recordings (UK), Digital
2013
  • “here is something… that is nothing  (Yann Novak + Robert Crouch rework)” on Please Pick Up, IO Sound (CA), CD
  • “Snowfall (excerpt)” on The Wire Tapper 33, The Wire (UK), CD
  • “Amphi.Extract” on Aquarius, Dronarivm (RU), CD
2012
  • “Silent.Loop.001” on Drone-Mind // Mind-Drone Vol.2, Drone Records (DE), LP
  • “Snowflake.Hard.001” & “Snowflake.Hard.002” on SIGNALVOID, Signalvoid (UK), Memory Stick
2011
  • “Vestiges” on Leftovers (Reworked), Crónica (PT), Digital
  • “Light” on Meditations on Light, Monochrome Vision (RU), 2 x CD
  • “3 Surfaces Excerpt” on Kanshin, Fluid Audio/Hibernate (UK), 2 x CD
2010
  • “Ventilation B3” on Igloo Trax Vol.2 :: The Most Music, Igloo Magazine (US), Digital
  • “Untitled Landscape” (with Robert Crouch) on The Wire Tapper 24, The Wire (UK) / CD
  • “Santa Fe” (with Robert Crouch) on Untitled 10 (The Black Album), Untitled & After (US) / Digital
  • “Shortwaves to Longwaves” on Flowers, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), Digital
2009
  • “Stable” on Variations in White Pt. 2, White.Line Editions (UK), CD-R
  • “+ROOM (condensed)” on Vague Terrain 15: Microsound: Smooth Spaces, Vague Terrain, Digital
  • “Life, Truth and Light Remix” on Reassembled, Tokyo Idaho Records (US), CD
  • “Time Forgot” on Au Clair de la Lune, Infrequency Editions (CA), 2 x CD
  • “Autumn” on Mandorla Autumn Net-Project Vol.III Part 2, Mandorla (MX), Digital
  • “The Miller Garden Revisited” on Our Lost Summer, Dulcett Records, 2 x CD
2008
  • “Studio Window” on Leather, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), Digital
2007
  • “Lullaby” + “Feeling Alone All Together” on Cotton, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD
  • “Snow:Storm” on Snow: Field + RMX, Infrequency (CA), CD
2006
  • “Basilica di S. Maria Aracoeli” on Paper, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD-R
  • Dark Room, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), 3″CD-R
2005
  • Up Close, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), 3″CD-R
  • “piano.study.001” + “piano.study.003” on Family Affair, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD-R
  • Fade Dis/Appearances, Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), CD-R
  • “An End and a Beginning” on P.D.S.T.W.E. Too,  Comfort Stand Records (US), CD

Publications

2017

The Future Eve, VOLUME / The Fellows of Contemporary Art (US), Catalog

2015
  • Las Cienegas 06.18.2009 -12.17.2011, Nothing Moments Press (US), Book
2014
  • The Parkfield Review #3: 2012 – 2013, Insert Blanc Press (US), Book + CD
2013
  • Encyclopaedia of Industrial Music vol. III, Impulsy Stetoskopu (PL), Book + CD
2010
  • Space, Time, Performance, Creative Cowboy Films (AU), DVD
2009
  • Relocation.Catalog, smlEditions (US), Book + CD-R

Selected Bibliography

Lomberg, Cory. “How a Song About Baking Bread Inspired an Experimental Record Label” LA Weekly, March 14, 2017.
NOW New Operation Wave. “Borderline Researches” Inside Art #109, March 2017.
Davies, Sam. “Review: Ornamentation” The Wire, Issue 394, December 2016.
Smith, Sarah Stefana. “Composite Fields (2015) on ‘Nothingness’ and Mu” Drain Magazine Athleticism – Vol. 12:1, 2015.
Portis, Ben. “TEMPERAMENTAL” cmagazine, Summer 2015.
Vankin, Deborah. “A Sneak Peak at the Broad Museum Draws an Enthusiastic Crowd” Los Angeles Times, February 16, 2015.
Silver, Erin. “A Conspicuous Twist of the Right Wrist: Gestures of Queerness in Contemporary Intermedia Art” TEMPERAMENTAL, January 2015.
Mclatchie, Scott. “Interview: Yann Novak” Homo Gestalt Vol. 1, May 2014.
Prevignano, Andrea. “Recensioni: Blue.Hour” Rumore Magazine #256, May 2013.
Cianciotta, Aurelio. “.Sounds: Fata Morgana” Neural Magazine #43, December 2012.
Cianciotta, Aurelio. “.Sounds: Presence” Neural Magazine #41, March 2012.
Pisano, Leandro. “Drone / Minimalismi: Presence” Blow-Up Magazine #164, January 2012.
Haak-Frendscho, E. Maude. “Resonates Well with Others: Recent Sound Art Collaborations.” Drift Magazine, Issue 1, January 2011.
Bell, Clive. “On Site: Stillness.Subtropical.” The Wire, Issue 320, October 2010.
Pisano, Leandro. “Re-location: Sound Art E Approceao Ecosistenico Agla Ambienti Di Fuizione” Blow-Up Magazine #142, March, 2010.
Morehouse, Lucy. “Space: An Interview with Yann Novak.” Ong Ong Fanzine, Issue #5 July 2009.
Graves, Jen. “Yann Novak’s ‘Relocation’: All Kinds of Movings On.” The Stranger, April 14,2009.
Grant, Adriana. “I Saw This: Rattle and Hum.” The Seattle Weekly, April 9, 2009.
Deming, Mark Thomas. “Environmental Aesthetics: Taking Tower 5 to the Fulcrum Gallery.” Weekly Volcano, March 12, 2009.
Upchurch, Michael. “At the Henry Art Gallery, the sweet sounds of — the AC system?” The Seattle Times, March 3, 2009.
Krell, Lexie. “The Sound of Art: New auditory exhibit at the Henry.” The Daily, February 19, 2009.
Segal, Dave. “Data Breaker.” The Stranger, November 13, 2008.
Bergstein, Darren. “Circuit Breakers.” Signal to Noise, Issue 51, Fall 2008.
Stubbs, David. “Electronica: In Residence.” The Wire, Issue 290, April 2008.
Haynes, Jim. “Outer Limits: The East River Project Vol.1.” The Wire, Issue 283, September 2007.
DeLaurenti, Christopher. “The Score.” The Stranger, August 21, 2007.
Harrison, Margot. “Seattle Sound Artist Catches Vibes of the Old North End.” Seven Days, August 8, 2007.
Beal, Suzanne. “Weekly Wire.” The Seattle Weekly, April 18, 2007.
Lippens, Nate. “Sound + Images = ‘Our Nature.’” Seattle Post-Intelligencer, April 13, 2007.
Molnar, Sean. “Decibel Festival.” Signal to Noise, Issue 44, Winter 2007.
Coley, Byron. “Size Matters: Long Distance Vol.2.” The Wire, Issue 274, December 2006.
Graves, Jen. “Hear, Here.” The Stranger, November 9, 2006.
Mahdoubi, Kathy F. “Microscopic Masterpieces.” The Stranger, September 14, 2006.
Singh, K.S. “Drastic Plastic.” e/i Magazine, Issue 7, 2006.
Oz, Maxwell. “Oz & Ends.” e/i Magazine, Issue 7, 2006.
Coley, Byron & Moore, Thurston. “Bull Tongue.” Arthur Magazine, issue 22, 2006.
Coley, Byron. “Size Matters: Dark Room.” The Wire, Issue 268, June 2006.
Segal, Dave. “Beatseeking Massives.” The Stranger, May 3, 2006.
Coley, Byron. “Size Matters: Up Close.” The Wire, Issue 264, February 2006.
Anderson, Eli. “Unknown Pleasures.” Resonance, Issue 48, 2005.
Sharp, Chris. “Electronica: Fade Dis/Appearances.” The Wire, Issue 260, October 2005.
Segal, Dave. “Beatseeking Massives.” The Stranger, August 18, 2005.
Coley, Byron. “Size Matters: Three Inches for Friends.” The Wire, Issue 255, May 2005.

Audio & Online Interviews

Lazarev, Mike. “In The Studio with Yann Novak” Headphone Commute, December 22, 2016.
Tuftie, Jack. “Interview: Yann Novak” Present Soundings, December 13, 2016.
Chuter, Jack. “Interview: Yann Novak” ATTN: Magazine, November 15, 2016.
Chan, Audrey. “Exploring Blackness in Antiquity Through Movement and Sound” The Iris, August 11, 2016.
Isaza, Miguel. “Dialogue 02: Yann Novak” Sonic Field, June 11, 2014.
Moore, Jennie. “Artist of the Week Podcast” Jack Straw Productions, July 9, 2012.
Landry, Samuel. “Hitting all the right notes | An encounter with Yann Novak” Fluid Radio, March 24, 2012.
Chartier, Richard. “Interview – Yann Novak.” FORWARD Festival Blog, March 21, 2011.
Duffau, Anne. “Clear Spot” Resonance 104.4FM, August 4, 2010.
Lazarev, Mike. “Two and a Half Questions.” Headphone Commute, April 9, 2010.
Aleo, Joseph. “Dragon’s Eye Recordings” solipsistic NATION No. 140, May 8, 2009.
Krajewski, Sara. “Explorations of Sound.” Henry ArtCast, March 21, 2009.
Veltkamp, Joey. “+ROOM-ROOM.” Best of, January 19, 2009.
Fischer, Tobias. “15 Questions.” Tokafi, July 28, 2008.
Norris, TJ. “unBLOGGED Podcast 17.” unBLOGGED, May 30, 2008.
Shelton, Adam. “Yann Novak Uses His Environment As His Instrument.” Gearwire, November 28, 2007.
Escudero, Guillermo. “Interview.” Loop, April 30, 2007.

Collections & Archives

California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA.
Sonm: Sound Archive of Experimental Music and Sound Art, Murcia, ES.
Sonospace, London, UK.
Sound Art Museum: Permanent Collection and Traveling Archive, Rome, IT.
Soundfjord: Contemporary Sound Art Archive, London, UK.
Western Bridge, Seattle, WA.
Private collections.