Robert Downie is a producer, sound designer and an artist. He has composed for and performed in contemporary dance works at Inner Varnika (2016), Strawberry Fields (2016) and Melbourne Fringe (2016, 2017), worked with collectives Munday and Youth Misinterpreted, composed scores for several short films including Nest (directed by Rex Kane-Hart, 2016) and Under The Table (directed by Max Walter, 2015), and a number of theatre shows including Matrophobia! at Adelaide Fringe in 2017.
In 2017, Downie wrote a short graphic novel that is to be read while listening to an experimental album, and worked with an artist to make sound sculptures for a series of performances at Testing Grounds. Currently Downie is writing, recording and releasing an album every month.