|Bogong Centre for Sound Culture - Sound, Art & the Environment
Bogong Centre for Sound Culture Masterclass Series
Sound, Art & the Environment
29 Nov 2014 — 03 Dec 2014
Masterclass presented by Dr Philip Samartzis
Sound, Art & the Environment is a five day masterclass designed to introduce students, artists and industry professionals to concepts and practices informing site-specific sound art. The masterclass will comprise workshops in spatial and sonic environments; perception and practice; recording and reproduction; and experimental and expanding practices.
The series of workshops will be supplemented by technical demonstrations and fieldwork drawing on a broad range of references from sound art and contemporary music including phonography, acoustic ecology and soundscape composition.
Dr Philip Samartzis is a sound artist, academic and curator who has performed and exhibited widely. Outcomes of his work have been presented at The Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art, Paris, The South African National Museum, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art are to name a few. He has undertaken fieldwork in remote regions such as Davis Station in Eastern Antarctica, Macquarie Island and more recently has completed a three-year study of indigenous communities in The Kimberley.
Bogong Centre for Sound Culture is situated within the Victorian Alps in North East Victoria. The BCSC supports cultural initiatives investigating the history and ecology of the Australian Alps.
Please refer to the website for Masterclass details and Terms and Conditions