Bec Fary is a creative audio producer and practice-based researcher living and working on stolen Woi Wurrung and Boonwurrung land in so-called Footscray, Australia. They meditate on sleep, circadian rhythms and the subconscious through SleepTalker, which originated as an independent podcast in 2014 before joining community radio station Triple R in 2018.
Bec has contributed to various sonic projects across podcast, broadcast and installation, including The Messenger (Behind the Wire & The Wheeler Centre), Here Be Monsters (KCRW), All The Best (FBi Radio), A Mile In My Shoes (Arts Centre Melbourne & The Empathy Museum), FIELDWORK (Bus Projects) and Fauna (Zoos Victoria). They have facilitated workshops and spoken about audio production at RMIT, Victoria University, SIGNAL, SYN Media, Audiocraft and more. Bec’s new work Local Time is an ongoing exploration of environmental rhythms and embodied listenings, and was recently exhibited online at Avantwhatever.