On May 4th, 4DSOUND founder Paul Oomen gave a talk at the TEDxDanubia conference at MUPA Budapest investigating the nature of listening and addressing its fundamental relationship with the evolution of our environments. With their eyes closed throughout the talk, the audience was taken through a listening meditation using a 4DSOUND system installed in the theatre.
4DSOUND's creative director John Connell examines the impact of noise pollution in our physical and digital spaces, and new directions made available by focused listening practices and spatial sound technologies.
4DSOUND invites artists, researchers and technical developers from a variety of disciplines to apply for the Artist Residency Programme at the Spatial Sound Institute in Budapest, Hungary. We're accepting submissions for Artist Residencies for the period from January 1st until December 31st, 2018.
4DSOUND is excited to reveal its new programme in collaboration with TEDxDanubia. 4DSOUND: Reflections From The Inner Mirror consists of spatial sound performances, sound sculptures, participative lectures and inspirational talks that explore the body, the senses and consciousness through listening.
Earlier this year, we hosted a 10-days creative lab at the Spatial Sound Institute (Budapest) in collaboration with Munich’s experimental imprint, SVS Records. The creative lab enabled 20 young creators to explore the language of spatial sound. The lab participants came from all over the world, bringing together a variety of artistic backgrounds and expertise.
4DSOUND founder Paul Oomen discusses how electronic music production is influenced by the way we listen to space, including unique audio and video content of spatial compositions created with the 4D.Animator software by artists such as Max Cooper, Murcof and Oscar Mulero.
The Spatial Sound Institute announces its participation in a 6-years research and development trajectory with the Living Architecture System Group (LASG).
The Spatial Sound Institute reveals three more shows for October and November 2016 featuring new works and performances by Stimming and Maarten Vos, Mark Fell, J.G. Biberkopf, Casimir Geelhoed, Dasha Rush and a new updated version of NOQTURNL, the overnight audiovisual performance exploring collective dreamstate by visual artist Florence To and sound designer John Connell.
On Friday 28th of October we welcome Stimming at the Spatial Sound Institute for the third time this year. 4DSOUND founder Paul Oomen speaks with Martin Stimming about how their collaboration started, the role of space in music making, spontaneity, courage, club culture and what they expect from the future.
On Saturday September 24th, the Spatial Sound Institute opens its doors again to the public for two concerts in 4DSOUND by Mexican composer/producer Murcof and fourteen classical musicians of the Listen Ensemble from Paris, France.
From August 18th to 27th, 4DSOUND is hosting a 10-days creative lab at the Spatial Sound Institute in Budapest in collaboration with Munich’s experimental imprint SVS Records.
On Friday June 24th, we welcome long-term 4DSOUND collaborator Stimming to the Spatial Sound Institute in Budapest for a very special live show together with musician, multi-instrumentalist and producer Johannes Brecht.
After launching an intensive six-week programme earlier this year at ZKM in Karlsruhe, 4DSOUND now presents the next edition of Points on the Curve - including a conference and concert in collaboration with the Electronic Music Media Programme of the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music in Budapest
For the 4th edition of its annual festival, on May 8th 2016 Showroom of Contemporary Sound Zagreb hosts a special programme in collaboration with 4DSOUND at the Spatial Sound Institute in Budapest.
4DSOUND invites artists, researchers and technical developers from a variety of disciplines to apply for the Artist Residency Programme 2016-2017 at the Spatial Sound Institute in Budapest, Hungary.
A run-through of the ideas and interfaces concepted, hacked, used and abused in our Spatial Sound Hacklab at ZKM in Karlsruhe.
4DSOUND Founder Paul Oomen discusses the story behind our new home, the Spatial Sound Institute, in Budapest.
A review of Circadian at TodaysArt, our 24-hour programme investigating the conscious state of the listener, with interviews from the artists and thoughts on what comes next for the project.
Programme and ticket information for our first Artist Residency series and Creative Exchange at GLOBALE ZKM in Karlsruhe, Feb 5th- March 11th. Featuring M.E.S.H., Cristian Vogel, Kangding Ray, Kyoka and more.
A look over the initial development phase of Techno Is Space, exploring the spatial forms in the sound design of techno, new technologies to control and experience it, and considering the possibilities for new directions in sound and spatial live performance.