Dr. Vaughn Whitney Garland is a multi-media and new-media artist, teacher and curator working with sound art, painting, drawing, digital media, new technologies, code, online participatory culture and oral histories. 

Using community conversations and audio field recordings collected in and around Richmond, Virginia Garland creates multi-media and digital installations that explore sound art, social engagement, history and public art. In addition, his work seeks to encourage new modes of online participation and archive creation through community collaboration and practice.