Artist Statement

For my first two years of college, I was a student in an intense pre-medicine program.  It was in this culture that I learned to be a college student, and I quickly learned to focus only on myself.  I realized that I should be constantly absorbed in my own work and that if I let…

Prototype demo, reflections/revisions

I am having some trouble with inspiration from my original idea.  I originally thought that I would be motivated and excited to share the details and peace that I find in the sounds of the space.  I think the sound walk we did as a class was effective in heightening our awareness and becoming part…

Technical Issues/Documentation

The main issue I am having with my project is trying to find the most effective form of technology to communicate the sound to the listener. My original idea was to use QR codes and place them around the site so that people could find them, scan them with their smartphones, and stop and listen…

Site Specific Work

for this project.   In my project I hope to create a self-paced sound walk that guides the participant into a more aware and detail-oriented state of listening.  Most people that walk through the College of Fine Arts building every day go through the space without taking notice to the sound events occurring around them. …

Bibliography for 4/16

Some readings/sources that I think will be relevant/inspirational to my project (creating soundscapes of spaces in CFA intended to be listened to within those spaces): – Article: Site Specific Music in an Artistic Context http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc28472/m1/ – Page 10: Article about soundscapes of memories http://wfae.proscenia.net/journal/scape_14.pdf -A set of site-specific compositions: http://www.musicforforgottenplaces.com/ -‘Sonic Graffiti’- uses touch-sensitive controls for the audio…