Thursday, November 30, 2006

dinner engagement

jen and somaya
jen seevinck and me at the Engage conference dinner - onboard a boat on sydney harbour...

Wednesday, November 29, 2006

icat-y

nick mariette will be presenting his paper A Novel Sound Localization Experiment for Mobile Audio Augmented Reality Applications at the 16th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence in Hangzhou province, China.

i'm pretty proud... good on ya nicky...

future stories

attended the story of the future seminar run by OZCO and AFTRS at UTS today...

Monday, November 27, 2006

engaging

today I'll be presenting Nick Mariette's paper titled Perceptual Evaluation of Spatial Audio for "Audio Nomad" Augmented Reality Artworks at the Creativity and Cognition Studio's Engage conference today.

Wednesday, November 22, 2006

defence blood

can't help noticing the juxtapositon between the defence buildings in canberra and the bloodbank... especially the text on the side (cut and paste enlarged).
defence blood
what context do you take this in?

(disc)arded

(disc)arded

gatherings

Gathering Ground a collaborative show about The Block in Redfern, talking about it's history, the community and inviting people in from the outside to learn more this place...image wall and outlines

loud is...

my favourite idiot
...certainly not boring if my favourite idiot is involved.

squat shrine

a squat space show a few weeks ago...
shrine to elvis

Monday, November 20, 2006

flickering...

creating construction
images (many already posted on this blog) on flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/somayalangley/

presenting history

The Present History is an about to be launched book by the Contextual Villains.
contextual villains watching
(pictured here watching my favourite idiot - aka. tim dwyer - sonic antics

gingerly

a horde of Time_Place_Spacers met up this weekend to workshop a performative artwork and make an intervention into Sydney society...
paper flower, station seat
us terrar(t)ists each have a reponse response to the experience that can be found at the ginger book

Tuesday, November 14, 2006

copyright amendments

the senate LACA committee has published their report on the copyright amendment bill, see: http://www.aph.gov.au/Senate/committee/legcon_ctte/copyright06/report/index.htm

day of unsound

on saturday, headed off on a sonic journey from wagga and back again.

via alan lamb's wires, suspended across a rocky hillalan lamb's wires
to abject leader's audio/visual show in a darkened carriage of the train
abject leader - a/v show
abject leader - a/v show
to anthony pateras - unpreparing his piano after a performance
anthony pateras - unpreparing the piano

Wednesday, November 08, 2006

waiting

over the past few days, driving around in my car i've been listening to Ursula Rucker's previous album Silver or Lead...

the power of these pieces - in particular, the lyrics - is immediate.

excerpt from What a Woman Must Do

Waiting… for phone calls that never come
Waiting… for words of appreciation that never come
Waiting… for equal pay that never comes
Waiting

Waiting for love
Waiting for acknowledgment not judgment
Waiting

cinematically evolving

electric shadows evolution film festival

the electric shadows evolution film festival has just begun, climaxing on the 13th december 2006! the end of an(other) era...

Tuesday, November 07, 2006

gamel-an haloumi

pat, pierre and dan
sounds of the chowne street massive...

pat, pierre and dan mixing up a combo of indo gamelan with beats, after snacking on bbq-ed eggplant and haloumi...

the fuzz and the som

random social picturefuzz and som