Bob Levene is an artist based in Sheffield & London. Her work manifests as recorded video & sound, performance, installations, films & photography, she is currently pondering (rather slowly) on Land Use, Infrastructure, Walking, Capitalism and Trees. She has presented work at ICA (London), Arnolfini (Bristol), Cornerhouse (Manchester), NGCA (Sunderland), Yorkshire Sculpture Park (Wakefield), Kiasma (Helsinki), DCA (Dundee) and the BBC Radio 3 Cut & Splice Festival (London). She recently exhibited a new commission at National Media Museum (Bradford). She has been nominated for the Northern Art Prize and received an Arts Council Fellowship. Bob is an Associate Lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University.
Testing Microphone is one in a series of five short performances to camera titled Experiments for Microphones, exploring the relationship between sound, microphone, camera and action.