Gabie Strong is an interdisciplinary artist and educator exploring spatial constructions of drone and decay as a means to improvise new arrangements of self-reflexive meaning. Strong uses noise, improvised sound performance, radio broadcasting, environmental installation, photography and video as a mediums for experimentation. She is the founder of Crystalline Morphologies publishing label -- the process by which organic materials take shape under the influence of environment and time -- and works with Kchung Radio to promote accessible community radio broadcasting.

From 2011-2018, Strong curated the experimental music program "Crystalline Morphologies" on Kchung Radio. Currently Strong is a frequent guest host on Mike Harding's (Touch) show Long Wave on dublab.

Her work has been presented at LAND AND SEA OAKLAND+BAMPFA, The UCLA Hammer Museum, MOCA, Current LA, Los Angeles Contemporary Archive, Pasadena Armory Center for the Arts, Knowledges at Mount Wilson Observatory, Sierra Nevada College, Pitzer College Art Galleries, University Art Gallery UC Irvine, LAXArt, Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Human Resources, SASSAS, LACE, High Desert Test Sites, LACMA, the MAK Center for Art and Architecture, and Jabberjaw.

She has collaborated with artists including Michael Morley (Gate, The Dead C., The Never Quartet), Christopher Reid Martin (Shelter Death, Rotary ECT, CGRSM), John Pearson, Joe Potts/LAFMS, Anna Homler, Jorge Martin, Liz Harris/Nivhek, Elaine Carey (Telecaves, Rogue Squares), Ted Byrnes, Raquel Gutiérrez, Tom Watson, Save Music in Chinatown, dublab, kchung, and highdesert test sites, among others.

In 2010 Strong founded the all-female free-psych group Lady Noise, concluding with a series of durational performances for Dawn Kasper’s installation in the 2012 Whitney Biennial.

Curriculum Vitae

Gabie Strong performing at S1, Portland, July 2016. Photo by Marcus Fischer

Gabie Strong performing at S1, Portland, July 2016. Photo by Marcus Fischer