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Shane A. Myrbeck is a sound artist, composer and acoustician living in Oakland. Shane’s work explores the visceral and immersive nature of sound through spatial audio display, architectural form and multi-sensory phenomena. His work has been exhibited at the World Science Festival, the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, Fort Mason Center, Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, California Academy of Sciences, Proxy, the Hosfelt Gallery, the ODC Theatre, IBM Tokyo and on the streets of San Francisco. Recent residencies include San Francisco’s Exploratorium and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Shane spends his professional life as an architectural acoustics designer at Arup, and is a technical lead for the SoundLab, an immersive, full-sphere ambisonic sound studio used for composition and acoustic simulation

He is very fortunate to frequently collaborate with, and be married to, Emily Shisko

  • Current employ: Arup
  • Co-founded the Whitehaus Family performing arts collective in Boston, MA
  • Went to school at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (MSc)
  • And: The New England Institute of Art (BS)
  • Worked at QDivisionSoundtrack and Peerless Mastering Studios in Boston
  • Was general manager/sommelier at Ten Tables in Boston
  • Hails from Dennisport, MA

contact: shanemyrbeck[at]gmail[dot]com | shane[dot]myrbeck[at]arup[dot]com