Sounding the Alarm: An Introduction to Ecological Sound Art

Jono Gilmurray

December 22, 2020

What is the sound of climate change? The field of ‘eco-musicology’ uses sound as a medium to raise awareness of ecological issues, understand issues from new perspectives, relate to them in new ways, & reconnect in ways that motivate action.
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Artists and scientists alike are focused on exploring the world and try to understand the universe through introspection, examination and experimentation. Their differences in perspective and methodology can lead to novel dialogue. Combining scientific exploration with creative expression offers unique opportunities for forming new knowledge, discovery and creativity. To tackle the intractable challenges of our global society requires a brand new language – a language of interdisciplinarity, interconnectedness, and intersectionality. Relational Space provides an immersive space for artistic expression and scholarly knowledge exchange with focus on Evidence-based Art: Art presented in relation to empirically supported ideas to promote transformational social change. Relational Space encourages communication and collaboration among artists, scientists, policy-makers and community activists. Our vision sees a more just and sustainable world, inspired by art and transformed through truth. 


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