Thomas Köner (DE) will lead a masterclass & discussion of his work stemming from his Sydney performance at the 14th Audi Festival Of German Films
Caleb Kelly to be the Edgard Varèse Guest Professor at the Technische Universität Berlin.
Jussi Parikka will be on campus 17th March to run a masterclass with the Sound and Materials post-graduate students.
Sound and Materials member Joyce Hinterding alongside David Haines will be showing Energies at the MCA in June 2015.
Materials issue of das SUPERPAPER has been edited by Caleb Kelly. It features Sound and Materials researchers alongside research from UNSW and further afield.
The issue features Douglas Kahn, Denisa Kera, Kusum Normoyle, Peter Blamey, Heather Contant, Andrew Brooks, Pia Van Gelder, LoVid, Astrid Lorange, David Haines, Vicky Browne, Tully Arnot and Helen Hughes
Energies and the Arts will bring scholars and artists together to address historical and contemporary activities on the seemingly elusive properties and potentials of energy. The conference will explore how energy is engaged with across the arts including but not limited to: media arts, photography, music, ecological arts, science and the arts, and related areas within literature, poetics, critical theory and philosophy.
Over one weekend in October, Liquid Architecture Sydney will bring together leading contemporary practitioners working to explore acts of speaking, listening and sounding. Language as a system (social, textual, material), may be disrupted, re-read, re-heard and potentially re-thought, is the central interest for many of these investigations.
Sound and Materials researcher’s exhibition Psychic Synth is an electronic and biologically sensitive synthesiser that produces transcendental audio, visual and aromatic sensations.
LoVid’s interdisciplinary works explore the ubiquity of technology and its impact on culture. their practice includes performances, participatory public art, handmade technologies, textiles, prints, app-art, experimental video and immersive installations.
Earth Sound Earth Signal is a study of energies in aesthetics and the arts, from the birth of modern communications in the nineteenth century to the global transmissions of the present day.