Brian Crabtree

Brian Crabtree works with sound, electronics, and natural materials with close attention to process and minimalism. Under the name monome, he and Kelli Cain design and hand-build adaptable open-source hardware interfaces used by a growing community of musicians and artists. Emphasizing sustainability, local production and user communities, monome continues to bring people together in shared exploration while demonstrating the practicality of slow economics.

Brian and Kelli live in the catskills where they aspire to be competent farmers.