seeing at a distance / 2008

Reactive sound installation based on noise levels collected via microphones positioned outside of the gallery, which triggered movement of sculptures in lighting box and sound maps composed by collecting sound levels on urban route between Knowle West Media Centre & Arnolfini, Bristol

 

Materials

Resident interviews with members from Knowle West Community, Google maps, Sciencescope noise sensor and Google api, 2 x mini microphones, 2 x arduino boards, C++, lightening gels, 2 x light bulbs, 2 x wooden light boxes, screen material, 2 x mini fans, miniature sculptures and figures

Credits

Mark Paxton (Arduino build/software)

Commissioned by

Knowle West Media Centre & Arnolfini Bristol