Recent & Selected Projects

Protocols of Listening: Reflections on the Development of an Interactive Digital Platform for Cross-Disciplinary Sound Research

An invited contribution for Resonance: The Journal of Sound and Culture, this paper presents six separate but connected understandings of a digital platform of listening vocabularies and protocols produced in the context of Listening Across Disciplines II, (LxDII) a cross- and transdisciplinary research project funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK (AHRC), conducted by the authors from 2018 to 2022. 

The paper is freely accessible at

Post-glacial rebound in the Åland Islands

In late Summer 2023, Julian will be conducting bathymetric fieldwork correlating sea level rise with isostatic uplift on the South-Eastern fringes of the Åland Islands. 

Future Audition @ Sonorities Festival on YouTube

Julian gave a paper entitled  'Future Audition: listening to promises of 'unlimited power for the indefinite future' at the 2022 edition of Sonorities Festival, Belfast, Northern Ireland. View the talk on You Tube


Julian is very pleased to have had a forthcoming project supported by LOM audio under their LOM+you initiative. 

Details coming soon…

Acoustic Commons Exhibition

Nearly Present, Julian's Full of Noises commission, was installed in Aix-en-Provence as part of the closing event of the Acoustic Commons project.

Outwork - Permanent Installation at Newhaven Fort

Outwork proposes a defensive imaginary for Newhaven Fort; one in which it can monitor sonic events across the locale, where its provision for coastal auditon could play an role alongside the National Costalwatch; which rose to fill the gap left by the ‘rationalisation and modernisation’ of the Coastguard.

Outwork is permanently installed at Newhaven Fort, East Sussex, UK.