Birchfield, David, Phillips, Kelly, Kidané, Assegid, Lorig, David


Interactive Public Sound Art: A Case Study

In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME-06). Paris, France: 43-48.

Language(s): English


Interactive Instruments Interactivity Site Specific Sound Installation


In this paper, the authors describe the real world challenges faced when designing and realising interactive, electronic sound works that are physically situated in public spaces. They exemplify their discussion through a case study that is based on their public installation piece Transition Soundings, installed in the city of Tempe, Arizona (USA) from 2005-2006.