Adam Overton is a living composer and performer of experimental music and action, a teacher of performance & multimedia, and a certified massage therapist based in Los Angeles. Through experiments in rhythm, presence, and contact, his work plumbs the depths and abilities of the bodymindperson, and playfully maps the intimate distance between individuals. A fascination with the practices and challenges of awareness, acknowledgment, and [co]existence are currently fueling many of his investigations.
Some of Adam's ongoing projects and community involvements include the development of and contribution to Upload .. Download .. Perform . net, an online wiki-repository for sharing contemporary experimental performance scores (Oct 2008); He is currently an adjunct instructor covering a variety of subjects at colleges around Los Angeles, including OTIS College of Art (performance art, sound art, electronics and superpowers), College of the Canyons (graphic design, Photoshop, web design), ITT Technical Institute (3D animation, game design, Photoshop, video, etc), and Columbia College Hollywood (experimental video). Adam Overton has presented his work at festivals and venues around Los Angeles, the U.S., and in Beijing, Bergen, Berlin, and London.