Victoria Pham is an Australian composer, archaeologist and artist based between Sydney, Paris and London. She has been commissioned by institutions such as the Art Gallery of New South Wales, The Brett Whiteley Studio, Spineless Wonders and Maitland Regional Art Gallery and has featured in and produced segments of festivals from VIVID to Newcastle Writers Festival. She is the co-artistic director of sound-art collective Sonant Bodies and as an archaeologist specialises in archaeoacoustics.
The sound of the Đông Sơn drum echoes the history of Vietnamese culture: now it’s in your hands. Whether you’re witnessing master performances on a 2,000-year-old instrument or weaving your own sonic tapestry via a library of digitised recordings of this fascinating artefact, you’ll discover how its story continues to resonate today.