ISEA Istanbul presents Soundwwwalk Performance Panel: investigations towards an Acoustic Ecology of Networks and the world wide web as interface and material for live performance — Chair Person: Bernhard Garnicnig; Presenters: Ceci Moss, Jamie Allen, Peter Moosgaard, Constant Dullaart, Julian Palacz, Joel Holmberg, Will Schrimshaw :: September 17, 2011; 1:00 – 2:30 pm :: Sabanci Center Room 7, Sabanci Center, Levent.
Computer networks and cities both are social spaces that have emerged as material spaces where lives are lead and work gets done. They are superstructures for communication, networks of channels where information and goods are transferred. Both spaces have their particular acoustic properties and qualities, and while extensive studies of environmental acoustics and the soundscape of our environment have been emerging in the last 40 years, network spaces are still considered to be spaces without sound, acoustics or any sonic properties. Continue reading