Brandon Gamm - Artist Interview Series - Electric Objects

Brandon Gamm

Athens, New York
MEEK from Brandon Gamm's new Art Club collection, LLLEEEDDD

LLLEEEDDD is a series of subtle and humorous cinemagraphs that showcase the LED sign as pure spectacle, where content has all but given way to medium.”

— Alex, Electric Objects
Where are you typing this from?

In the basement of the Athens, NY library.

What do you watch/listen to while working?

When I’m jammin’ on illustration/color editing/etc.


When I’m doing more heady work, like programming or interface design

What tools do you use in your work?

Photoshop, After Effects, Panasonic G7 camera, a heavy tripod

Can you tell us about your process?

I ride around on my bike until I see an LED sign. Then I watch the whole programmed loop, looking for interesting words or phrases, set up my camera and tripod, and try not to look creepy while filming.

Top Five Most Influential Visuals

William Klein “Broadway by Light”


Jenny Holzer


Tim Davis “Retail”


Deborah Stratman

Favorite file formats?

svg, raw, aep

What are the best places to see your work?

NYC bodegas

What are your favorite galleries, museums, exhibits, etc.?

Printed Matter, MoMA PS1

Thanks for the interview,