Chicks On Speed

Chicks On Speed Keynote Lecture
Amplified Hat performed by Chicks on Speed, The Making of Art, Schirn Kunsthalle, 2015 and right Alta Roma. Image: courtesy the artists.


Chicks on Speed is a feminist music and fine art ensemble, formed in Munich in 1997, when members Australian Alex Murray-Leslie and American Melissa Logan met at the Munich Academy of Fine Arts.

Dr. Alexandra Murray-Leslie is artistic researcher & co-founder of art band Chicks on Speed. Her research focuses on iterative prototyping of semantic foot devices for audiovisual theatrical expression in water, air and on land. She is adjunct faculty at The University of Art and Design, Linz. Current projects include being invited artistic research fellow, ARTEC program, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) 2018.


Current Programs

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I'll Be Your Body Instrument - Chicks On Speed

Oct 19 - Oct 19
Lauren Brincat Jessica Maurer

CONVERSATION: Reshaping Sound with Gail Priest, Lauren Brincat, Alex Murray-Leslie

Oct 19 - Oct 19
NHR Amplified Hat, Chicks On Speed (Melissa Logan, Alexandra Murray Leslie & Christoph Coppins. Photo By Wolf Dieter Grabner, 2010

KEYNOTE LECTURE: Chicks on Speed - Feminist Sound Technologies

Oct 18 - Oct 18