OBELISK

OBELISK : a Speakers Corner for Potsdam.

As part of the Intersonanzen Festival from May 30th to June 5th 2019. Location: Platz der Einheit, Potsdam.
Produced by the Brandenburgischer Verein Neue Musik e.V.

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Photos: Benoit Maubrey, Frank Paul

Infos: www.neue-musik-brandenburg.de.

An interactive sculpture made of 320 connected loudspeakers that allows visitors to play their announcements, messages and music directly through it.
This can happen 3 ways:.
— via bluetooth technology and their smart phones visitors can also play their songs “live” through it.
— via a direct “line in” socket local musicians and performers can give concert and solo events that happen in and around the sculpture.
— via 2 telephone numbersd people to call up the sculpture and talk directly through .

Cairotronica, Cairo. 2018

An interactive 4-channel sound sculpture allows visitors to play their announcements, messages and music directly through it.

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This can happen 2 ways:
— via bluetooth technology and their smart phones visitors can also play their songs „live“ through one of the channels.
— via a direct „line in“ socket local musicians and performers can give concert events that happen in and around the sculpture.

The sculpture is split into 4 channels on different sides so that messages do not interfere with one another.
The sound volume is regulatable via a mixing board.
As „heartbeat“ sound the sculpture also plays low-level „white noise“ sound from 4 radio receivers.
Equipment: 500 recycled loudspeakers, 4 amplifiers, 4 Bluetooth receivers, 4 radio receivers.

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