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 ...
Demonstration 50.15, Anna Lucas

07.11.09
Demonstration 50.15, Anna Lucas Dates: 7 November – 5 December 2009 | Location: OVADA Gallery, Oxford OVADA presents a solo exhibition of new work by Anna Lucas produced during a Wellcome Trust-funded residency in the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics at the University of Oxford in 2007-9. Lucas’s film Demonstration 50.15 is a cool-hued portrait of the University’s anatomy laboratory and follows the repetitive daily activities ...
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 ...