Audio Walk: Listening to the Distant Clamours at Perceiving Academy 686, Cyprus

Between 25th October and 5th November 2019, the Cyprus Chamber of Fine Art will be running Perceiving Academy 686, an exploration of the Cyprus ecosystem.

“Distant clamours break on the timeless towers like the sea.”

From Aphrodite by Howard Mumford Jones

Kat Austen will provide to participants a site-specific audio walk “Listening to the Distant Clamours” and DIY hydrophones, to facilitate an sound-based research into the political and physical landscape of the Cyprus coastline.

SENSING WATER AT UdK

DIY Hydrophones, Spree River, Berlin

Wasserklang Orchester Workshop
interflugs
UdK Berlin
Hardenbergstrasse 33
Berlin

19th October 2019 11-18 Uhr

Explore the human relationship with water using artistic research techniques that meld together embodied explorations with those mediated by sensing equipment. Led and facilitated by Dr Austen, this workshop introduces participants to two of these artistic research methods that make use of scientific equipment and embodied techniques to connect with water, and facilitates the exploration of local water using these methods.

More info

Registration at : freieklasse@interflugs.de

Network Defekts at Internet Yami-ichi, Ars Electronica

Kat will be running Network Defekts, a stall at Internet Yami-ichi (internet black market) at Ars Electronica this year.

Privacy is routinely compromised for the benefit of easy communication on platforms with friendly user interfaces but user-unfriendly Ts and Cs. For Network Defekts, Kat will sell Encryption tokens that elaborate on the level of encryption of different platforms and barriers to secure communication. 

Ars Electronica
POSTCITY
Linz
7th September 2019