I created a mobile user testing experience for my recent John Cage Project Design. It was interesting to see reactions from my colleagues at work. After my test cases I realized there was difference in what emotions or feeling I was evoking for them. Some of them knew me for over six years while others … More User Testing
In this piece I explored reactive text and audio with a simple word to use as the expression. I may not always have time to get to the phone and my dad may call a lot, but I love him. I think the juxtaposition of vacation footage with my sampling of his messages makes a … More Love, inspired by John Cage
I collected samples this weekend of 4:33 inspired by John Cage. These bits are fun to explore and get a little look inside my life by what things sound like around me. Friday, February 1st | 7:00 PM | At Home Saturday, February 2nd | 9:30 PM | Watching Big Brother Sunday, February 3rd | … More 4:33 Sound of Silence | IRL
After watching the Peter Greenway’s film about Cage’s use of intermittence and other interesting and experimental sound and vision techniques I started to do some experimenting of my own. Here is a look at some simple circuit tricks using my TinyBits Korg Synth kit.
I used my fathers voicemail messages to create an audio track influenced by John Cage. I randomly selected bits of the messages and overlapped them. I used random effects on tracks or segments to give an additional dimension to the found audio files. Listen below