2014 (Sound)Taste of the Laak district – project, Art Museum The Hague
Presentation of the interactive tactile sonic “bouw buis basis unit” – installation with a multi channel soundscapes of “the home, the street, the city” (inspired by the essay of Piet Mondrian, 1926) during a special night for the inhabitants of Laak district. The soundscape include sounds of the P. Mondrian exhibition space mixed with the soundscapes and sound stories of people living in Spoorwijk, Laak district about their sound habitat.
Interactive sound map projected with a beamer with headphones to listen to the sounds, soundscapes of Spoorwijk, Laak district. The public was able to zoom in on the sounds of the streets, the district. Listen here
Portrait photographs of the inhabitants of Spoorwijk and headphones to listen to their about the sounds in their home, street and district. Listen here (Dutch spoken)
The presentation was just beside the exhibition of the Stijl and Piet Mondrian, the home, the street, the city.
More information about the community sound art project:
(Geluids) Smaak van Laak / Sound Taste of Laak here.
tactile sonic “bouw buis basis unit” waiting for connection …
searching and trying the right tubes to connect
helping each other
changing the soundscape spatialisation and creating listening spots
“this is near the street where I live, listen to the soundscape”
discussiing the soundscapes of the street, Spoorwijk, Laak district
into the restaurant and a nice listening spot
portraits of inhabitant of the Laak district; listen to the sounds and stories of their home and their street with the headphone
children having fun using their own voice adding to the soundscapes
building together, connecting tube of different lenghts and diameter causing different resonating sound colours
did you listen to Karim and Jason about the sounds in the Thijssestraat? Or the other inhabitants … listen Here!
With thanks to the Art Museum The Hague and the Laak theater.