Lee Patterson is an artist based in Manchester, UK. Primarily concerned with the sound of things, Patterson attempts to understand elements of his surroundings and culture through acts of listening with both the aided and the naked ear. The related use of sound recording as a method to educate perception has led to a variety of projects scattered across various disciplines including environmental sound recording, improvised music, film soundtrack and installation. New works have been commissioned by 41st International Film Festival Rotterdam 2012, 25th MIMI Festival, Marseille and AV10, Newcastle. His collaboration with artist film maker Luke Fowler, A Grammar for Listening Pt1 featured in The British Art Show 2010: In The Days Of The Comet. His solo and collaborative works have featured in various exhibitions and festivals, as well as on UK TV, BBC Radios 3 and 4, Resonance FM and on radio stations worldwide.