Sound Walk
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Sound Walk

Date & time
Fri 7 May 2021
5:00pm to 10:00pm
Add to Calendar 2021-05-07 17:00 2021-05-07 22:00 Australia/Brisbane Sound Walk 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 (<a href="https://echoes.xyz/" target="_blank">https://echoes.xyz/</a>) to initiate the sound walk. <strong>How to access Botanica Soundscapes</strong> 1. Download the &#39;Echoes interactive sound walks&#39; app from the App Store or Google Play 4. Search for &lsquo;Botanica Soundscapes&rsquo; 5. Choose to &lsquo;stream&rsquo; or &lsquo;download&rsquo; the walk 6. Press Start 7. The map will show locations with soundscapes, they will automatically play when you are in the geo-location. <strong>Artist biography</strong> 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&rsquo;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&nbsp; are available on his <a href="http://andrewrbrown.net.au/" target="_blank">website</a>. This event is supported by Griffith University. <strong>Starting point</strong>: Botanica Info Point <a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on-and-events/search?parent=6761" target="_blank">View all Botanica events</a>. City Botanic Gardens, 147 Alice Street, Brisbane City
Age

Open

Cost

Free

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.

Artist biography
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

View all Botanica events.

Bookings

Drop-in event. No bookings required.

COVID registration required on arrival via QR code.

Venue

City Botanic Gardens, 147 Alice Street, Brisbane City

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