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Happy 2019! New Opportunities in Acoustic Ecology

Happy 2019! New Opportunities in Acoustic Ecology

The Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology is Growing Last May we announced our new nonprofit organization and identity. Building capacity to fulfill our mission is an ongoing effort. Let us know if you are interested in being part of our movement. We are pleased to […]

Open House Chicago | Aural Architecture

Open House Chicago | Aural Architecture

JOIN US FOR OPEN HOUSE CHICAGO 2018! 1-3pm Saturday, October 13 and 3-5pm Sunday, October 14
Augustana Lutheran Church
5500 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

NON:op Open Opera Works and the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology team up with the Chicago Architecture Center to present Aural Architecture or Hearing is the Other Half of How We Know for the 2018 Open House Chicago.

Neighborhood Soundwalks with Norman Long and Experimental Station

Norman Long’s Three Block Sound Walk
Saturdays, Sept. 29 and Oct. 6, 12:30-1:30PM
(depart from 61st and Dorchester)

Norman W Long, Chicago sound artist and board member of the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology, leads soundwalks of the immediate neighborhood, connecting William Hill’s multiple green spaces with Experimental Station, as part of their Environmental Concerns project.

Before the walk, have a bite to eat or some delicious produce at their 61st St. Farmers Market!

The Environmental Concerns project engages “…local intersections between the natural world and social environments. Through exhibitions, installations, and public events, it connects and amplifies neighboring grassroots sites.”