Curated Exhibition, Event or Festival

Reconstructing Mercury

M Pollard

Liquid Architecture | Published : 2017

Abstract

Reconstructing Mercury was installed and realised at the Grainger Museum Melbourne July 27, 2017 as part of the Liquid Architecture event Freedom as. A creative synthesis of converted planetary radio waves recorded by NASA reconstructed as a series of overlaid interlocking loops to create a collection of sonic snapshots. Through the use of the app. Borderlands 2 granular this material is texturally and timbrally reassembled and reconstructed by participants manipulating an installed iPad. This creates new ways of fusing diverse materials and invites the listener/participant to be composer and performer interacting with sonic materials to experience sonic environments in multiple and innovati..

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