Installation insight, York 2009. (c) Marinos Koutsomichalis.

domestic appliances project #1 (York, 2009)

The first of a series of site-specific installations dedicated to the exploration of everyday domestic equipment.  Using a variety of carefully selected and placed transducers, sounds from a domestic freezer are amplified and projected into the A.S. Rymer auditorium expanding the machine and enacting an immersive sonorous geography for the audience to interact with.

Technical Specifications

Site-specific installation: domestic freezer, custom-made contact microphones and induction coils, condenser microphone, mixing desk, 5 genelec 1037C loudspeakers, geneleck 7060A subwoofer, cables.

Dimensions

dimensions of the AS Rymer Auditorium.

Exhibitions

AS Rymer Auditorium (York, 2009).

Acknowledgements

Music Research Centre, Tony Myatt, Dave Malham.


Video demo, York 2010. (c) Marinos Koutsomichalis.

A.S. Rymer Auditorium, Heslington 2009. (c) Marinos Koutsomichalis.

Domestic Freezer – A.S. Rymer Auditorium, Heslington 2009. (c) Marinos Koutsomichalis.

Connections. A.S. Rymer Auditorium, Heslington 2009. (c) Marinos Koutsomichalis.