Aura Satz: Sound Seam

29.11.10
Sound Seam, Aura Satz Opening at the Wellcome Collection on 9 December Aura Satz’s new film Sound Seam continues the artists’ exploration into the material qualities of sound and vision. Made while artist-in-residence at University College London’s Ear Institute, 2009-10, Satz was particularly drawn to the anatomy of hearing, along with past and present technological devices designed to enhance hearing through the amplification or reproduction of sound. Creating an ...
Sound Seam by Aura Satz

06.11.09
Sound Seam, image courtesy of Aura Satz Aura Satz’s Sound Seam is a collaboration with the musician and gramophone specialist Aleks Kolkowski funded by the Wellcome Trust. Starting with the abstract imagery of close-ups of gramophone grooves, Sound Seam gives voice to the idea that every surface, in particular parts of our anatomy, is potentially inscribed with an unheard sound. The soundtrack’s musical composition ...
Aura Satz

06.11.09
Aura Satz APEngine talks Spiritualism, technology fetishism and bones with Aura Satz, whose film Sound Seam is nearing completion and will premiere at Newcastle’s AV Festival in March next year – take a look at our showcase for a preview of the film. Aura Satz is an artist and writer who has taught at the Slade, Central Saint Martin’s, and the History of Art Department of UCL. ...