lightsoundart

There seems to be a lot of energy in the world of sound/visual installations these days.  I’ve just recently been on a tour of Illustrious studios, which is run by Martyn Ware of The Human League fame.  They have been designing “3D soundscapes” for 14 years, and a lot of the time interact with visual installations […]

Chasing Sound

Last week I went to see the documentary Chasing Ice at Hammersmith’s Riverside Studios.  It is an excellent film that follows the attempts of James Balog and his team to photograph receding glaciers in Alaska, Greenland and other parts of the Northern hemisphere.  At one stage during the process Balog poignantly suggested that his photographs […]

Field Studies Course at London Metropolition University

The World Forum for Acoustic Ecology facebook page posted a while ago about a four-day Field Studies course from 10-13 September this year.  It is run by a research group within London Metropolitan called Musarc, which is concerned with sound and architecture.  From what I can see it consists of masterclasses with different sound artists, […]