Haroon Mirza plays cardboard records, samples African drummers, and pays hommage to house music in his art

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Haroon Mirza creates sculptural soundscapes by drawing on an eclectic range of sources, from music to the speaking voice. Work can start with an object, a sound, an idea, or simply a point of interest says Mirza, who sees his role as that of a composer, bringing the disparate elements together as an installation that mixes sound, moving parts, light effects and video.

Mirza’s sound installation ‘Cross Section of a Revolution’ 2011 is on show at The Project Space, Tate Modern until 24 June 2013