Doug Aitken talks to musician James Murphy about ‘looking for alchemy in everyday sound’, including the sounds from Murphy’s childhood landscape and’synthetic’ vs ‘organic’ sounds.



Artist Doug Aitken presents a series of filmed conversations with well-known cultural figures, exploring the essence of their creative process.

The film is part of Aitken’s artwork The Source, an installation at Tate Liverpool (15 September 2012 – 13 January 2013).