Bāṛi- Installation at Gallery 46, Whitechapel for B.A Sound Art & Design:

In April, for our second year B.A Sound Arts & Design we had a Unit module. In this Unit, we could work independently or collaboratively. The Gallery 46 space in Whitechapel is located in the multi diverse area, with a large Bangladeshi Community in that Tower Hamlet, London. I decided that I wanted to createContinue reading “Bāṛi- Installation at Gallery 46, Whitechapel for B.A Sound Art & Design:”

Marguerite Humeau – Echoes:

file0002.pdf – Quick pencil sketch I drew in Tate Britain of ‘Echoes.’ On a recent visit to Tate Britain, Marguerite Humeau’s ‘Echoes’ sound installation was an eye catching design of the museum. At the entrance of this display, the acid yellow walls intensifies your vision – as an manipulating, firm voice speaks phrases in nine languages thatContinue reading “Marguerite Humeau – Echoes:”

Telephone Contact Microphone recording:

Telephone Contact Microphone pick up electronic frequencies from electrical objects. I used a Zoom 4 recorder to capture the audio. I hovered the contact microphone over laptops, mobile appliances and got static interactions that came through clearly through my headphones. I’m going to be studying more about contact microphone, and learn how to gather greater soundsContinue reading “Telephone Contact Microphone recording:”

Contact Microphone making;

In the second term, we had a chance to make our own contact microphone to record audio with. This was my first attempt, so I was expecting it to be quite delicate and maybe a temporary recording device, compared to the telephone contact mics that are built more stronger. It was a frustrating process atContinue reading “Contact Microphone making;”

Judy Dench – My Passion For Trees.

Judy Dench’s BBC programme was truly a fascinating watch last Christmas. Judy has a 6 acre garden filled with small variety of tall trees, which she nurtures fondly. As she delves into this beautiful, mysterious journey to learn more about the qualities these organisms hold. Judy’s knowledge is widened with the help from Wildlife expert David Mills, who shows herContinue reading “Judy Dench – My Passion For Trees.”

Recording in Stockwood Park. 05.11.17.

First recording with microphone and audio recording:   I’ve been to this park throughout my childhood as it’s just around the corner from my house. I never recorded the sounds and activity of the place before, even though I’ve attended concerts and family picnics there. For my Uni assignment called ‘Sense Of Place’, I hiredContinue reading “Recording in Stockwood Park. 05.11.17.”

Maria Chavez: Visiting Practitioner. 19th Oct 2017

I throughly enjoyed Maria’s lecture at LCC. Maria’s work ethic was brilliant and she loved what she does and that’s the best part of it. Hailing from Peru but grew up in America, her work is discriptive and endearingly interesting. Maria explains that she was tutored by top sound artists and it really shows withContinue reading “Maria Chavez: Visiting Practitioner. 19th Oct 2017”

John Akomfrah – Purple @The Barbican:

7th November 2017. On this exhibition visit, we visited the Barbican to watch a picture called ‘Purple’ (2017) directed by the extremely talented filmmaker John Akomfrah. This piece was showing a vivid, but realistic views of industrial progression over the years and how climate change is affecting the planet. The multiple screens captures your attentionContinue reading “John Akomfrah – Purple @The Barbican:”