sonification

Sound Art

An Artist's Own Blood Powers this "Technobiological" Sound Installation

New media artist ::vtol:: uses over four liters of his own blood to generate electricity and create electronic sounds.
Kevin Holmes
3.10.17
Art

Delightful Facial Tracker Turns Smiles into Music

Artist and musician Ben Vida experiments with sonification in his new exhibition '[SMILE ON.] ... [PAUSE] ... [SMILE OFF.]'
DJ Pangburn
3.28.16
Music

This What Pi Sounds Like as a Waltz

The ratio between a circle's circumference and its diameter translated to music.
Michael Byrne
10.24.15
Music

Dirty Beats: Hear Music Generated from Bacteria

The Interspecifics Collective sits on the intersection between nature, science, and art.
Anya Tchoupakov
10.2.15
Music

'Social Sound' Is a Tool for Turning Twitter into Live Sound Art

Imagine a chorus of people reading tweets, all dedicated to the term "#girlswholift".
TCP Staff
7.26.15
noise

The Crushing Din of Vibrating Buildings

Since 2006, Nicolas Maigret has been blasting iconic European architecture with high-powered subwoofers. The results are overwhelming.
Brian Anderson at Motherboard
12.26.14
noise

The Crushing Din of Vibrating Buildings

Since 2006, Nicolas Maigret has been blasting iconic European architecture with high-powered subwoofers. The results are overwhelming.
Brian Anderson
12.18.14
noise

These Soundscapes Turn National Statistics Into a Maze of Noise

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer told me he hopes his works will serve as a tool to help “slow communication in this fast paced world.”
Katherine Templar Lewis
10.1.14
Culture

The Symphony of Particle Smashing, as Performed by CERN Scientists

So this is quite pleasant.
Brian Anderson
9.29.14
Twitter

The Music Box That Sonifies Tweets

What comes out is something from a dollhouse nightmare. Innocent at first, but creepy in the end.
Brian Anderson
5.8.14
Design

Conduct A Garden Orchestra With Touch-Sensitive Plant Instruments

"Cultivating Frequencies" allows greenthumbs to become musicians, organically.
Zach Sokol
5.7.14
Motherboard Blog

Maybe Mainstream Jazz Isn't the Best Form for Deep-Space Sonification

But "A" for effort.
Michael Byrne
6.1.13
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