Psychoacoustics – An introduction
Ultimately, all sound that we perceive is psychoacoustic. As soon as sound passes through the ears, it stops being a physical phenomena and becomes a …
Sound and Texture
A post about the textural qualities of sound
Voice and Texture
Some examples of voice as textural sound
Camille Norment – Plexus
A video of the artist Camille Norment in conversation with musician, author, and curator David Toop about Camille Norment: Plexus, her exhibition at Dia Chelsea in 2022. Toop has long engaged …
A recorder in your pocket – using your phone to record sound
Sometimes you don't have access to a quality recording device and you want to capture something quickly. Most of us own a recorder that we …
AI, Siri and Deep fakes
The voice is often viewed as a primal connection to who we are. What does it mean when suddenly is is separated from our bodies …
ASMR as Art?
Here are a few links to pieces that focus on ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response). ASMR is a neurological condition in which people feel physical …
What is a Sound bath?
According to the sound bath practitioner Sara Auster: A Sound Bath is a deeply-immersive, full-body listening experience that intentionally uses sound to invite gentle yet …
What Should a Nine-Thousand-Pound Electric Vehicle Sound Like?
Here's an article in the New Yorker about the challenges of vehicles that hardly make any sounds.  "E.V.s are virtually silent, so acoustic designers are creating alerts for them. A …
La Prairie and Maotik – Perfume, sound & the multisensory
La Prairie celebrates the launch of its Skin Caviar Nighttime Oil with a digital installation offering an entrancing trip into the twilight zone at Art …
Sonos – The Brilliant Sound Environment
For three days in New York City an immersive multi-room sensory experience designed by the studio Dave & Gabe for Sonos in partnership with Google Assistant invited visitors to …
Scientific innovations harness noise and acoustics for healing
Today, the role of sound in science extends beyond the range of audible frequencies: Ultrasonic and other silent acoustic waves have made their way into …
Planeta Abuelx – Guadalupe Maravilla
Through Totemic Sculptures and Sound Art, Guadalupe Maravilla Explores the Therapeutic Power of Indigenous Ritual. Maravilla works across painting, sculpture, and sound-based performances all veiled …
Top Secret by Rimini Protokoll
A locative audio work that explores the idea of surveillance within the context of the museum. What do states keep secret? What secrets do other …
Island Songs – Nyey
A radio work and immersive sound installation that explores the emergence in 1963 of the earths newest land mass –  a small island off the …
Elevator Pitch – Christine Sun Kim
Elevator Pitch is inspired by Kim’s childhood memories of crowding elevators with her Deaf friends, and shouting so loudly that they could feel the vibrations …
Samson Young – Nocturne
a sound performance, conceived around and in reaction to a series of night bombing videos that the artist has collected on youtube, which are edited …
Steel-Fonics – Ricardo Iammuri Robinson
The STEEL-FONICS attempts to shed light on a hidden contribution to Pittsburgh’s industrial past. In this culture, African Americans are typecast dancing, singing or marching …
Dear Architects: Sound Matters
This post is adapted from a NY Times article by Michael Kimmelman that uses text and media to share the different ways that we experience …
Quarantine / Isolation Concerts
The COVID lockdown did not shut down the desire to share sound with the world. While the pandemic closed concert and exhibition venues worldwide, undoubtedly …