cymatics

Performance Art

Artist Figured Out How To Control Water With Her Mind

An EEG, a few speakers, and some metal plates filled with water compose the artist's brain wave-bending installations.
Beckett Mufson
7.3.17
Art

An Artist Documented Ayahuasca's Secrets as Sounds and Textile Art

“Everything is vibrating,” explains Irish artist Tanya Harris.
Andrew Salomone
8.10.16
Design

Thump's New Gunmetal Logo Dances to the Beat

San Francisco artists make metal bend in reaction to sound waves and captured it on a near microscopic level.
Dersu Rhodes
5.27.16
Art

Macro Footage of Liquid Morphs in Susi Sie's New Music Video

An abstract fluid cosmos emerges in Susi Sie's new video for "Sleepless," by Pan-Pot featuring L.O.U.
TCP Staff
9.10.15
Art

Suspended Liquids Become Cosmic Landscapes in Susie Sie's New Video

'ECHOES' looks like the surface of Neptune—no VFX necessary.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.12.15
Music

[Best of 2014] The Year in Sound

2014 was a loud year for sound art.
Sami Emory
12.11.14
Music

Watch Fire, Sand, and Electricity Become Mesmerizing Music Visualizers

Nigel Stanford's 'Cymatics: Science Vs. Music' is like the physics dance party we always wanted.
Sami Emory
11.14.14
Film

Ink Morphs Into Liquid Landscapes In Susi Sie's Stunning New Video

The new video from the director of Glitch Mob's "Becoming Harmonious" features more gorgeous cymatic visuals.
Sophia Callahan
10.10.14
Art

Jung Ja Suh Visualizes Sound Derived From Her Audience

<p>This Korean artist applies words and the audience&#8217;s voice in her installation <i>Seeing Sound</i>.</p>
Hae Yoon
5.31.12