5:00pm to 10:00pm
Botanica Soundscapes is self-guided mobile phone audio-enhanced experience of the City Botanic Gardens using geo-tagged content triggered by location. The sound walk plays atmospheric audio, combining musical and found sounds, that complements the space and presents a unique perspective on being in the gardens. The sound walk requires visitors to download the free Echoes app (https://echoes.xyz/) to initiate the sound walk.
How to access Botanica Soundscapes
1. Download the 'Echoes interactive sound walks' app from the App Store or Google Play
4. Search for ‘Botanica Soundscapes’
5. Choose to ‘stream’ or ‘download’ the walk
6. Press Start
7. The map will show locations with soundscapes, they will automatically play when you are in the geo-location.
Andrew R. Brown is an educator, musician, digital artist, and creative coder. He holds a Ph.D. in Music and is Professor of Digital Arts at Griffith University. His work explores the aesthetics of process and regularly involves creative interactions with digital media. In addition to a history of computer-assisted music making and audio-visual installations, Andrew’s work focuses on real-time creative systems using generative processes. His works have been performed and shown in galleries across Australia and around the world. His most recent work was Chatterbox, shown as part of Curiocity Brisbane 2021. More details about Andrew are available on his website.
This event is supported by Griffith University.
Starting point: Botanica Info Point
Drop-in event. No bookings required.
COVID registration required on arrival via QR code.
City Botanic Gardens, 147 Alice Street, Brisbane City
Bookings essential. To reserve your place, visit Eventbrite. Please note: Tickets to this session will be available from midday five days prior to the session...
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