Entries from March 2011

Kickstart 6 field recordists into the Amazon!

March 30th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Franciso Lopez’s annual 2-week workshop in the Amazon offers field recordists an amazing opportunity to both explore the rainforest, and collaborate, learn, and create with a community of peers.  In recent years, the economic stresses we all feel have made it more difficult for sound artists to raise the funds for this unique experience. This […]

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Tags: Artists · Mixed / layered / transformed field recordings · Natural soundscapes · Raw field recordings · Work in progress

Stephen Vitello in Australia: half-hour TV show

March 9th, 2011 · 1 Comment

A small film crew followed Stephen Vitiello, and American sound artist, on a recording trip along the coast of Australia, and produced a great little film about the experience.  Here’s a link to it on the ABC Artscape show website. And here it is, hopefully working seamlessly, as an embed:

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Tags: Mixed / layered / transformed field recordings · Natural soundscapes

Resonating Bodies listens to bees

March 6th, 2011 · No Comments

Resonating Bodies is a series of mixed media installations and community outreach projects which focuses on biodiversity of pollinators indigenous to the natural and urban ecosystems of the Greater Toronto Area. The installations illuminate aspects of local biodiversity such as bumblebee colonies and their foraging activities, ultraviolet bee vision, pollinator/plant co-evolution, solitary bee and wasp […]

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Tags: Artists