TEDx Talk: The Ecology of Listening

TEDx Talk: The Ecology of Listening

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.

ESSAY: Learning To Listen Again

ESSAY: Learning To Listen Again

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. 

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: ARTIST RESIDENCY PROGRAMME AT THE SPATIAL SOUND INSTITUTE

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: ARTIST RESIDENCY PROGRAMME AT THE SPATIAL SOUND INSTITUTE

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: Reflections From The Inner Mirror at TEDxDanubia

4DSOUND: Reflections From The Inner Mirror at TEDxDanubia

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. 

VIDEO: Exploring the Language of Spatial Sound

VIDEO: Exploring the Language of Spatial Sound

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. 

RBMA Daily : Listening to Space

RBMA Daily : Listening to Space

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. 

Living Architecture Systems

Living Architecture Systems

The Spatial Sound Institute announces its participation in a 6-years research and development trajectory with the Living Architecture System Group (LASG).

Spatial Sound Institute announces Mark Fell, Dasha Rush, J.G. Biberkopf and More

Spatial Sound Institute announces Mark Fell, Dasha Rush, J.G. Biberkopf and More

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.

Announcing Murcof & Listen Ensemble in 4DSOUND

Announcing Murcof & Listen Ensemble in 4DSOUND

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.

Announcing 4DSOUND: Points on the Curve at Spatial Sound Institute

Announcing 4DSOUND: Points on the Curve at Spatial Sound Institute

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

A Year in 4DSOUND, Part II: Circadian

A Year in 4DSOUND, Part II: Circadian

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.