Who Could Resist The Invitation of Those Dainty Headphones?
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Who Could Resist The Invitation of Those Dainty Headphones?

on

  • 809 views

presentation of masters research into sound in the public space, by Lauren Brown.

presentation of masters research into sound in the public space, by Lauren Brown.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
809
Views on SlideShare
809
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
5
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Apple Keynote

Usage Rights

CC Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs LicenseCC Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs LicenseCC Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Who Could Resist The Invitation of Those Dainty Headphones? Who Could Resist The Invitation of Those Dainty Headphones? Presentation Transcript

  • who could resist the invitation of those dainty headphones?
  • today 1. aim 2. introduction 3. background: theory : influences : previous research 4. themes 5. methods and projects 6. conclusions/outcome 7. the future.
  • why sound in the public space? why headphones? docklands sound project drink+think panel on sound in public space ideas on measurement, public/private realm and fashion.
  • previous research: the public space has a soundtrack now
  • photographer: sarah barber
  • photographer: effie merson
  • photographers: billiejeanisnotmylover.com
  • photographers: billiejeanisnotmylover.com
  • “the technology of the radio and the headphones enables users to prioritize their experience socially” personal stereos and the reconfiguration of representational space, michael bull
  • “for someone listening to a complex sound ambience, the synecdoche effect is the ability to valorize one specific element through selection” sonic experience, a guide to everyday sounds, jean-françois augoyard & henry torgue
  • “Walkman users can aestheticize both the mundane everyday of the city streets and the faraway spaces they visit with their Walkman sounds.” sound, proximity and distance in western experience: the case of odysseus’ walkman, michael bull
  • “all music, however individual it may be in stylistic terms, possesses an inalienable collective substance: every sound says ‘we’ ” sound figures, theodore adorno
  • key themes 1. behaviour 2. objects 3. language (code and system) 4. space
  • inter/cross/trans-disciplinary projects: 1. Not-listening Listening 2. Listening to the City 3. Emergency Dance Zone 4. Cone of Silence I: First Site 5. Cone of Silence II: Electrofringe
  • Not-listening Listening, West Space. August 14, 2009.
  • future research: 85 Decibels, Baby (LTC III) headphones as adornment acoustic privacy in the workplace soundproofing the city 4’33” reprise