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Neale Willis

Neale is particularly interested in creating conflict between what enters the machine and what leaves it. He manipulates data to create ambiguities within the certainties of the digital realm, breeding uncertainty from the usually reassuring definite of binary data and letting repetition and replication take form as a rhythm from the space in-between the known and unknown.

Emerging Artist

As Above So Below


Expert contributors



A Midsummer Night's Drone 2016


Portrait by Aline Bouma


Sound Installation

If data is an interpretation of patterns, can it be found within the land around Allenheads? Does the barbed wire that criss-crosses the landscape hold onto something they have yet to tell us?

“What if things could speak? What would they tell us? Or are they speaking already and we just don’t hear them?” asked Hito Steyerl.

What Language the Fox? from Neale Willis on Vimeo.