Future Of Sound / Future Of Light – Arnolfini


Saturday 25th April
Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA
Afternoon Workshop and Talks: 2-5pm, £4/£3 concs
Evening Showcase & Installations: 7-11pm, £7/£5 concs
To book and for more info: boxoffice@arnolfini.org.uk +44 (0)117 9172300/01

Modified Toy Orchestra, The Sancho Plan, Owl Project, Sarah Nicolls & Simon Whetham

An international collective of vanguard musicians, animators and visual artists come together for the Future of Sound – a tour of interactive presentations and performances exploring the latest innovations in experiential art and sound.

Hosted by electronic pioneer Martyn Ware, co-founder of Human League and Heaven 17, the Future of Sound unveils a ground breaking 3D surround sound system. ‘This is the holy grail of audio; 3D sonic imaging that challenges audiences to embrace a new take on experiencing sound.’ says Ware.

Workshop, artist talks, installations and evening concert (please contact Arnolfini Box Office to book tickets)

Workshop – Steve Symons (Owl Project) – Muio workshop – www.muio.org
2-3.30pm / Light Studio / £4/£3 concs
Limited to 10 places – please bring a laptop (preferably Mac) & headphones
Hands-on workshop using the muio interface – a modular system and USB hardware device for sensing and controlling the real world via programmes such as Pure Data, MAX/MSP, SuperCollider, Processing etc…

Artist Talks & Q&A
3.30-5pm / Dark Studio / £4/£3 concs
Exploring notions of the future of sound and light each artist has 15 mins to present a selection of work, respond to questions from the Chair and then participate in a group Q&A with the audience.

Chaired by Lewis Sykes, Cybersonica www.cybersonica.org
Anthony Rowe – squidsoup www.squidsoup.org
Kathy Hinde www.kathyhinde.co.uk
Nicolas Boritch & Joanie Lemercier – AntiVJ www.antivj.com
Brian Duffy – Modified Toy Orchestra www.warmcircuit.com

Installations – Dark Studio & Light Studio
6.30-11pm / Free
Blackout Arts – Rod Maclachlan & V.I., Kathy Hinde, squidsoup, Wrap3

More details at the Future Of Sound website – www.futureofsound.org.

Produced by Illustrious and Cybersonica. Bristol show co-curated by Blackout Arts.

Part of a weekend of sonic activity at Arnolfini with Interesting Sounds on Sunday, 26th April. Limited early bird ticket with Interesting Sounds event £15 / £10 concs – contact box office for bookings.