Join your neighbors in soundwalks with teaching artists and scientists for a unique outdoor experience in our sound environment, as a listener and performer of your soundscape. Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks soundwalks series explore our relationship the sounds around us. Discover […]
Spring Fest A Celebration of Citizen Science and Stewardship Palmisano Park 2700 S. Halsted Street, Chicago Illinois June 10 5:30 to 9:00 PM Come out for a day of celebration in one of Chicago’s beautiful natural spaces! Learn to identify local birds and plants, listen […]
By Erik Summerville
Borderbend Arts Collective, Pullman National Monument and State Historic Site, Outdoor Afro, and Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology (MSAE) co-presented a multi-faceted community engagement sound event at Chicago’s Pullman National Monument and State Historic Site on Saturday, October 3rd. Eric Leonardson, founder and co-chair of the MSAE, kicked off the afternoon with a soundwalk which was followed an indoor spoken word performance by Chicago Phonography.
The 5th edition of the Balance-Unbalance (BunB 2016) conference will be held from May 9 to 11 of 2016 in Manizales, Colombia. BunB 2016 is an International Conference designed to use art as a catalyst to explore intersections between NATURE, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY and SOCIETY as […]
This week, Chicago Tribune Architecture Critic, Blair Kamin and I had a good chat about the positive role of sound in the design and experience of urban spaces. While noise problems at O’Hare Airport and Wrigley Field gain attention, we focused ways that sound reduces […]
Join us for a soundwalk at the Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods with a performance by Chicago Phonography.
1-3 p.m. on Sunday, January 25, 2015.
Brushwood Center 21850 N. Riverwoods Rd. Riverwoods, IL 60015
- 1 p.m.: We walk through the Brushwood Gallery, listening to the interior soundscape of the Brushwood Center. Then we walk down a trail in the Ryerson Conservation Area, enjoying the winter soundscape. We walk into the Ryerson Woods’ Welcome Center, and then walk back to the Brushwood Center where we have a post-soundwalk discussion with hot chocolate.
- 2 p.m.: Chicago Phonography performance
This event is free and open to the public, and co-presented with the World Listening Project.
Click here for directions to the Brushwood Center. For more info please email email@example.com.
Listen to past performances by Chicago Phonography on Soundcloud
Sound Art Miniatures CEIArtE – UNTREF Red Cross/Red Crescent Climate Centre Climate and Development Knowledge Network International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) Overseas Development Institute (ODI) More information: http://ceiarteuntref.edu.ar/art_climate_2014 The proposals should be focused on the following theme: CATEGORY A: “Sea Level Rise” CATEGORY B: […]
The deadline for artistic, scientific, and scholarly submissions to The Global Composition conference on Sound, Media, and Environment has been extended to March 30, 2012. For further details on this exciting opportunity on July 25–28 in Darmstadt, Germany please visit our previous post. Or, visit […]
CALL FOR SCIENTIFIC AND ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTIONS for International Conference, “The Global Composition” July 25-28, 2012 in Darmstadt
We are looking forward to your artistic, scholarly or scientific proposals for our event:
The Global Composition
Conference on Sound, Media and the Environment
Darmstadt/Media Campus Dieburg (Hochschule Darmstadt), July 25-28, 2012
Deadline for submission:
March 1, March 30, 2012
Notification: April 20, 2012
Proposals are invited for roundtable discussions, workshops, papers/posters, applied and artistic contributions, relating, but not limited to the conference’s main focus. The conference’s official language will be English.
Providing a specially positioned “Next Generation”-thread, the conference is very interested, to create a forum for young scholars, scientists, artists as well as for students, and encourages them to send in their proposals. Please send abstracts for roundtable discussions, papers/posters, workshops & proposals for compositions or other artistic contributions by
March 1, March 30, 2012.
As keynote presenters we expect Bill Fontana, R. Murray Schafer, Hildegard Westerkamp et al.