Articles tagged Sound


Sound goes from abstract to material in Design Museum Holon’s new exhibition

HOLON, Israel – Sound and Matter in Design reveals the similarities between sound and design by materializing the invisible and vice versa.


Young designers pump up the music at home, at work and on the fly

TECHNOLOGY – Instead of trying to dampen noise in interior spaces, some designers are actually adding sound to our lives.


The Principals and Chris Watson question how sound influences our understanding of the world

DETROIT – How does what we hear define natural environments? It’s a question Brooklyn-based The Principals and sound recordist Chris Watson tackled with their Sound Journeys …


Sennheiser's pop-ups take visitors to the future of sound

NEW YORK CITY –  German audio specialist Sennheiser packs New York pop-ups with sensory experiences and the latest innovations in sound. 


Julien Baiamonte's rotating installation creates a ghostly soundscape

GENEVA – Trained in graphic design at HEAD Genève, Julien Baiamonte seeks to bridge the gap between the rational and irrational in his work.


New book: Sound Materials

AMSTERDAM – Our new book Sound Materialsby Tyler Adams will be out soon. It is brimming with acoustic inspiration detailing over 100 sound absorbing materials, with real-world applications in a …


Sound artist Yuri Suzuki stresses the power of sound

LONDON – In tune with his urban surroundings, a London-based Japanese musician stresses the power of sound when we caught up with him for a chat.

A space that reflects constant movement.

Finnborgi Petursson’s illuminating architecture of waves

EKEAS – An Icelandic artist creates images that are as acoustic as they are visual.


Nigel Stanford's Cymatics by Shahir Daud

Shahir Daud experiments with the effects of sound frequencies on matter to lend shape – literally – to Nigel Stanford’s latest music project.

Bongsu Park, CORD, 2011, courtesy of the artist and the gallery

Sound & Vision by Bongsu Park and Keita Miyazaki

From next week, London gallery Rosenfeld Porcini will showcase the sound-based works of emerging artists Bongsu Park and Keita Miyazaki, which revolve around the thematic reconciliation of …

Katie Paterson, Earth Moon Earth (Moonlight Sonata Reflected from the Surface of the Moon), 2007, courtesy of the artist

Introducing: Katie Paterson

Katie Paterson’s work has always been deeply mired in the scientific. Having taken on the position of artist-in-residence at University College London’s Department of Physics and Astronomy in …

John Wynne, Installation No.1 for high and low frequencies, Gazelli Art House at Rochelle School, 2011

The Flux, and I by John Wynne and Yoonjin Jung

New site-specific installations by John Wynne and Yoonjin Jung explore the oft-cited adage that “the only thing constant in life is change”.