Chatter and Listening

Chatter and Listening i multi-node spatial sound sculpture that operates wirelessly over a range of distances to create a distributed sonic art object.

2007
Electronics, sound, ceramics
Exhibited: Sullivans Creek, Canberra Australia

These objects act as single entities: they can create decisions, observe their environment and operate alone. They also act in the manner of a colony where each entity is influenced by the state of the colony and the surrounding environment. The colony behaviour exhibited in Chatter

Chatter and Listening is made using  technologies including embedded microcontroller systems and wireless communications, combined with traditional practices to realize an intermedia artwork.

http://www.realtimearts.net/article/issue80/8664

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