Kevin Shea is best known for his work with the band Mostly Other People Do the Killing, he has collaborated with numerous other avant-garde and jazz musicians and composers, including Storm & Stress, Rhys Chatham, People (with Mary Halvorson), Peter Evans Quartet, Barr Shea Dahl, Micah Gaugh and Alan Wikinson.

During the course of his twenty-year career, Shea has recorded on over eighty albums and has performed in more than forty countries. He has also performed with the Armitage Gone! dance company, and was recently lauded as New York City’s best drummer of 2012 by the Village Voice.

This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 11


Shea, Kevin


Tarek Atoui conceived this programme as a sound composition of four interrelated movements that build up and feed back on each other.