Sound Art



‘Sound Art’ describes practices which use sound and listening as the primary subject matter and material. Sound Art is intermedial in that it doesn’t fit cleanly into traditional categories like music, sculpture, painting, etc. Today we’ll focus on a few of these intermedial spaces and try to find ways of grappling with these ‘out of place’ sonic arts.

Read Sound Art by Max Neuhaus

Watch / Listen



To Do

  • Work on the Resonance Project
  • Bring in your sketches
  • Comment below on the Sound Art examples above



In Class

1:00 – working session (we have the woodshop booked, if you’d like to use it to help fabricate aspects of your sound system)

3:50 – Break

4:30 – Sound art examples and discussion



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FNDT 160 | Spring 2019