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KAYLA ELROD

Berlin, Germany 

 mail: corlett.elrod@gmail.com

AWARDS

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2023 Initiative für Neue Musik (INM)

Project funding, Berlin

"Hold-for-Three" in collaboration with Lottie Sebes

2023 EDIII Scholarship for Theatrical Intimacy Education

2022 Kultur Räume Berlin

Funded Project Space for Professional Artists 

2021 Music Board Berlin Grant Recipient 

Karriersprungbrett Berlin 

Sonic Curiosities Collective

2021 Communicator Awards Distinction

Features-Storytelling for Podcasts

Social Cognition in Autism with Dr. Sue Fletcher-Watson and Dr. Catherine Crompton 

Stories of Impact Podcast 

Mix and Master

2021 Communicator Awards Distinction

Individual Episodes - Science & Medicine for Podcasts

Social Cognition in Autism with Dr. Sue Fletcher-Watson and Dr. Catherine Crompton 

Stories of Impact Podcast 

Mix and Master

2020 MARCOM Gold Award

Whales and Aliens 

Stories of Impact Podcast 

Mix and Master

2020 MARCOM Gold Award

Series Overall

Stories of Impact Podcast 

Mix and Master

2019 Voice Arts Award

Sound Design

Othello by William Shakespeare

Blackstone Audio and OSF  

Script Adaptation, Sound Design, Post production & Mixing/Mastering

2018 Voice Arts Nominee

Outstanding Production

Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare

Blackstone Audio and OSF

Post Production, Mixing

 

2018 Voice Arts Award

Best Narrator

Nobody Knows My Name by James Baldwin, read by Kevin Kenerly

Blackstone Audio

Director, Recording Engineer

2017 Voice Arts Nominee

Outstanding Production

Richard II by William Shakespeare

Blackstone Audio

Post Production, Mixing

 

2016 Flixx Fest

Best Emerging Artists

Love Affair With Square

Artistic Consultant, Sound Engineer

 

2016 Voice Arts Nominee

Best Narrator

Just Above My Head by James Baldwin,

read by Kevin Kenerly 

Director, Recording Engineer

 

2016 Voice Arts Nominee

Outstanding Production

Pericles by William Shakespeare

Post Production, Mixing

 

2016 A Library Journal Audio-in-Advance Pick

The Beach at Night by Elena Ferrante

Sound Designer

 

2016 AudioFile Earphones Award

Tell Me How Long the Train’s Been Gone by James Baldwin, read by Kevin Kenerly

Blackstone Audio

Director, Recording Engineer

 

2016 Washington Post Best Audiobook

Black Elk By Joe Jackson, read by Traber Burns

Blackstone Audio

Director, Recording Engineer

 

2015 Voice Art Award, Outstanding Audio Engineering

The Tempest by William Shakespeare

Blackstone Audio

Assistant Audio Engineer

PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE

2020-Present Talkbox Productions, Mix and Mastering Engineer

2019-Present Sonic Curiosities Collective, Co-Founder

2018-Present Freelance Engineer / Sound Designer

2018 Spoke Media, Post Production

 

2016-2017 Relative Being Productions, Founder

 

2015-2016 PodcastOne Thrilling Tales, Recording Engineer, Sound          Designer

2016-Present Freelance Artist

2014-2018 Blackstone Audio Ink, Recording Engineer

 

2014-2018 KSKQ Community Radio, DJ, Co-Host, Music Director

EDUCATION

2022 Master of Arts, Sound Studies and Sonic Arts, UdK Berlin

2020 TWIS Fall Intensive Vocal Workshop

 

2015 Studio Production Certification, RVTV, Southern Oregon University

 

2014 Bachelor of Science, English and Writing, Southern Oregon University

        Magna Cum Laude

 

2011 Associates of Arts, Arts and Humanities, Los Rios Community College

EXHIBITIONS

SOLO: 

2021 In the likeness of, Schöneberger Art Week, Berlin, DE

2021 In the likeness of, Kulturhaus Schwartzsche Villa, Berlin, DE

2020 Exploration in Parts: Part Legs, Aperto Raum, Berlin, DE

2020 Space Leaks, SoundSAbout Gallery, Berlin, DE

GROUP: 

2023 Touch Me LOUD, LODED BODIES, Errant Sound, Berlin, DE

2022 Failed Escape, SPEICHERn, Potsdam, DE

2022 PLZ KRUSH, UdK Masters Thesis Exhibition, Berlin DE 

2022 1,000 Years, HUMP! Film Festival, USA

2021 Deep Digital Space Listening, Online Listening Experiment, Berlin, DE 

2021 Windows in two parts, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, Berlin, DE

2020 Alone Time: An Exercise in Self Voyeurism, SoundsAbout Short Streaming Film Festival, about.sounds.berlin

2020 Wheel of Fortune, SoundSAbout Gallery, Berlin, DE  

2019 Get Me Here, Water~Sound~City SoundSAbout Gallery, Berlin, DE


2019 Happy Birthday, A Hi-Fi Wasteland, Berlin, DE


2019 Underwater Trabi Safari, Tropez Gallery Berlin Art Week, Berlin, DE
 

2019 1,000 Years, Pussy Power, Brooklyn, NYC, USA

 

2019 Othello, OSF Audio Theater, Ashland, Oregon, USA

 

2019 ORDER # 113-9681496-3969028, HFBK Installation, Hamburg, DE / 2020 Digital Soup, Boston, MA, USA

 

2019 Experiment 2039475t982, UdK Final Artistic Practice Exhibition, Berlin, DE

 

2018 DetourPublic Sound Installation, Berlin, DE

 

2018 You’re Cool, ARGH Show, Berlin, DE

2018 CAST, b4sex.org Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY, USA

 

2016 Square Struggles, Thorndike Gallery, Ashland Oregon, USA

 

2016 Love Affair With Square II, Oregon Fringe Festival, public performance, Ashland Oregon, USA

 

2016 Love Affair With Square, Flixx Festival, Ashland Oregon, USA

2016 Map Unaided, Blackfish Gallery, Portland Oregon, USA

PERFORMANCES

 

2023 Hold for Three, Hošek Contemporary, Berlin, DE

2023 K+K, Probensall UdK, Berlin, DE

2023 Cum Stick Boys Bathroom Concert, Berlin, DE

 

2023 Dwellers, CHB Berlin, DE

2023 K+K, Trixxxter Berlin, DE

2022 Cum Stick, Petersberg Art Space (PAS), Berlin, DE

2022 Cum Stick, Loophole, Berlin, DE

2021 Bald Eve, Countdown Grabowsee Residency, Brandenberg, DE

2021 Strand Straße, Public Performance, Berlin, DE

2020 Within the Shell, Public Performance, Sassnitz, DE

2020 Cymbal Improvisation No. 1, SoundSAbout, Berlin, DE

2020 Temple Mall, Public Performance, Berlin, DE

2020 Space Leaks, Berlin, DE

2019 Maniac, Sonic Curiosities II, Berlin, DE

2019 Partition Composition I: Seen in Parts, Voice in Performative Settings, Berlin, DE

2019 The Red Ink Ones, SoundsAbout, Berlin, DE

RESIDENCIES   

2021 Countdown Grabowsee, Brandenburg, DE 

2020 DIY Residency, Island of Rügen, DE

PUBLICATIONS

2023 SPEICHERN, Katalog anlässlich der Ausstellung, Kunstraum Potsdam

2021 PASCAL, Universität der Künste Berlin

2020 water≈sound≈city, Francisco Petrucci 

INTERVIEWS

2021 Podcast Schwartzsche Villa Folge 05

 

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