L A U R A  S E L B Y

Croydon, London, based sound artist and violinist with an extensive background working in sound and music experience design for film, TV, immersive platform and theatre.

Royal College of Art graduate Laura’s current research focuses on sonic contamination and the interconnection between the biological networks within and beyond us, that make up our way of being. Using listening led methods, Laura is interested in developing experiences that move audiences towards deeper relational understanding and care.

As a part of the Brain Audio team Laura has worked with clients including: BBC Worldwide, DreamWorks, Google, Sony, Universal and award winning animation studios Nexus, Cloth Cat and Art&Graft. Laura has produced sound design for projects including Headspace, Dreamworks Asia and The Scar multi-screen feature film. Her music editing work includes popular kids TV show Luo Bao Beo series 1 and 2, and bespoke compositions with Evolution Media Music. Theatre credits include Spymonkey's A Christmas Carol and Tim Keys: Mega Date.

With a flair for interpersonal communication, collaboration, and artist development and support, she has supported a range of artists from film composers, product designers and researchers. Working with a breadth of clients Laura has gained extensive knowledge and strategic insight into the audio media industry across multiple platforms.


Sonic Contamination and MYcorrhizal as a part of the Vibrant Matter Exhibit London DDW -
V&A, London, 23rd - 24th September 2023 

Past Selected Works:

Temporal Space Spactial Performance - IKLECTIK, London, 26th July 2023

Sonic Contamination – A Meditation - Tate Modern, London, 30th June 2023

MYcorrhizal - IRCAM forum 2023, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FR (2023)

Catalyst - Co-designer for the multimedia installation, for the Textile Circulatory Centre of research-Royal College of Art, Regenerative Fashion Hub, The Lab E20 London, UK (2022)

A Room with a View - Co-designer for ' multimedia sensory installation, LG-Royal College of Art, LUMINOUS competition, Old Street Gallery, London, UK (2022)

MYcelium - IRCAM forum workshop 2022, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FR (2022)

Shirley Dawn - Music Composer and Field Recording work, 16 channel spatial sound piece, Immersive Audio Conference, University of Gloucestershire, UK (2021)

More Than Concrete - Audio Visual collaborative artist piece for The Albany and Foreign Body Productions. (2020)

Birth Rites - Original Music and Sound Installation for Stiliyana Minkovska Artist in Residence Show at The London Design Museum (2019)

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Artist Laura Selby
Based in Croydon, London. UK