Gabriel Salomon Mindel

TitleGraduate Student
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory of Consciousness Department
Web Site Art & Music
What Goes Up, Must Come Down
Office430 Humanities 1
Office HoursWeds 3:00-4:00
Campus Mail StopHistory Of Consciousness
Gabriel Salomon Mindel

Research Interests

Research areas include sound studes; critical geography; visual culture and art theory; histories of social movements; queer theory; performance studies; anarchisms; feminisms; affect theory; poetics; esoteric studies; critical race and indigenous studies.

Biography, Education and Training

Gabriel Salomon Mindel is an interdisciplinary artist and scholar whose research considers the ways that people produce and struggle for space using sound to extend beyond the limits of their bodies, particularly in formal and informal modes of protest. In additon to his scholarship he has spent nearly two decades exhibiting artwork, performing improvised music and composing for dance and film. He received an MFA from Simon Fraser University. 

Honors, Awards and Grants


  • Multi-Campus Graduate Working Group, University of California Humanities Research Institute, USA | "Counter-Production: Noise as Critical Research in Sound Studies" | 2017-2018

  • Regents Fellowship, University of California, USA | 2017