all sorts of good things already happening in 2017!

January 14th, 2017

I arrived in Berlin a week ago to start my 5-month residency at the American Academy in Berlin. I’ll be giving a presentation here on the 26th to discuss my work and give a short performance with ruby, my newest instrument.


more info here

this presentation is part of the vorspiel programme of the Transmediale festival


Back in the States, I have work in a couple of shows on view right now:

and lustre-and-rust


John Cage’s Variations VII at Issue Project Room

September 29th, 2016

I’m honored and thrilled to be participating in Ed Bear’s realization of this piece. I’ll be contributing a baby-monitor controlled synth. It’s going to be epic!screen-shot-2016-09-29-at-11-29-31-am

More info and tickets here:

Drawing Center exhibition

July 13th, 2016

Very happy to have a new installation in this show. The show is up July 15th through September 2nd.

More info at:

[[[roomtone]]] ]] in Governors Island!

May 21st, 2016

A show in Governors Island with a great group of artists organized by Harvestworks. Come for the opening on Saturday May 28th 3 -5 pm and enjoy the bucolic setting.

Register for a workshop with Ed Bear and talk on June 4th.

It’s on an island!!

More info here:

[May 28 – July 25] Roomtone by Thessia Machado – The TEAM Lab: Artworks and Experiences


Spring 2016

March 20th, 2016

Some good things already happening this year!
Very excited to be an Artist in Residence at Harvestworks, where I’ll be developing a new instrument/installation.
More info here:

Also thrilled to be participating in the 2016/17 Open Sessions at the Drawing Center.
Info here:

Stay tuned here and in their respective sites for more on the development of these projects.

Boston Cyberarts Show

September 7th, 2015

If you find yourself in Boston later this month, please come and check out this show. I have a piece in it. It should be really fun!

Screen shot 2015-09-07 at 1.48.24 PM


Get the info here:

short interview in the PRoPS Creators Blog

July 10th, 2015

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Check out the interview here:

new site is now online!

November 12th, 2014

After many years suffering under the yoke of a flash site, my work is now finally available for viewing on smart phones and devices that gave flash the boot.


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