Budhaditya Chattopadhyay

About Budhaditya Chattopadhyay

Budhaditya Chattopadhyay is an Indian artist, media practitioner, researcher and writer currently undertaking artistic research at the Faculty of Art, Music and Design at UiB, Bergen, Norway. Incorporating diverse media, creative technologies and research, Chattopadhyay produces works for large-scale installations and live performance addressing contemporary issues of environment and ecology, migration, race and decoloniality. Chattopadhyay has received numerous residencies, fellowships, and international awards, and has an expansive body of scholarly publications in the areas of media art history, theory and aesthetics, cinema and sound studies in leading peer-reviewed journals. 

Chattopadhyay holds a PhD in Artistic Research and Sound Studies from Academy of Creative and Performing Arts, Leiden University, and an MA in New Media from the Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University. He is the author of four books including The Nomadic Listener (2020), The Auditory Setting (2021) and Between the Headphones (2021).