is the Executive Director of New Radio and Performing Arts, Inc. (aka
Ether-Ore), and the founder and producer of New American Radio (1987-1998),
and the Turbulence web site.
Thorington is a writer, sound composer, and radio
producer whose documentary, dramatic, and sound/music compositions have
been aired nationally and internationally for the past twenty years.
She has also created compositions for film and installation that have
been premiered at the Berlin Film Festival, the Whitney Biennial, and
in the Whitney Museum's annual Performance series.
Thorington has produced three narrative works for
the web including Solitaire, which combines game and story-telling;
and she has played a principal artistic role in the cutting-edge net
work Adrift most recently presented as a performance and installation
at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York City. She is also
a seasoned speaker on radio and net art. Visit her web
|Regine Beyer is an independent
radio documentarian. Born and educated in Berlin, Germany, she produced
numerous documentaries for German public radio. Beyer became Associate
Producer of NEW AMERICAN RADIO in 1989. She has distributed major works
through National Public Radio, given workshops on the use of sound in
radio documentary production; and organized public presentations on radio
art and documentary work. International collaborations are the major focus
of her current activity. She recently returned to Berlin where she continues
her work as a documentarian.