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Maria Chavez Ventures Into Otherworldly Soundscapes on NTS Radio

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Sound artist Maria Chavez isn’t the type to slow her roll when it comes to working on new art or DJing all over the world. The Peruvian-American artist is currently on tour in London while simultaneously debuting a sound sculpture as part of a group show at Present Company Gallery in Brooklyn, NY.

The industrious artist is heading back to the U.S. soon, but not without leaving behind some sonic goodies¬†while she’s in the British Isles. Her latest mix is a live recording from NTS Radio, where she goes through some of her own favorite tracks, featuring ambient pieces like Steve Reich’s famous acoustic piece¬†Electric Counterpoint, minimal techno tracks like Kowton’s Glock & Roll or her own projects like Gel Manipulation. Check out the full mix above and be sure to visit the exhibition if you’re in Brooklyn.