Sound and Vision

Marfa Loops Shouts and Hollers

Between October 2, 2015 and January 24, 2016, Marfa Book Company presented Marfa Loops Shouts and Hollers, an exhibition of works by Rob Mazurek. This catalogue documents the exhibition of 39 original paintings and objects. It also includes 70 minutes of audio on 25 tracks composed by the artist. 


The book features an essay by John Corbett, author of Microgroove: Forays into Other Music and A Listener’s Guide to Free Improvisation, and co-owner of Corbett vs. Dempsey, an art gallery in Chicago, IL. It also includes an essay by Tiago Mesquita, an art critic, writer, curator and educator living in São Paulo, Brazil. Tim Johnson, who lives in Marfa, TX where he owns and operates Marfa Book Company with his wife, the art historian and archivist, Caitlin Murray, contributes an introductory text.


Released June 12, 2018 

Recorded and mixed at Marfa Experimental Studio (M.E.S.) 2015-16 
Mastered by David Allen 
Rob Mazurek: modular synth, bells, sampler, cornet, computer, voice 
Ross Cashiola: voice on Falling Down, Placed at Last and Summer 
Vance Knowles: voice on Sweet Wooded  
Published by Harmonipan Editions (
All Music by Rob Mazurek c/p ASCAP (OLHO) 
Art Photographed by Alex Marks