Winter school 2014 registrations
Winter School 2014
« SOUNDING ARCHITECTURES »
When research & sound creation meet
Art lies in suggestion, you should not show everything …
It is necessary to keep the mystery on the screen,
The effects always have to arrive before their causes, as it happens in real life.
Organization : CRESSON Laboratory (Center for research on sonic space & urban environment)
Date : From Monday, February 3rd till Friday 7th, 2014
Deadline for registration : 15th december 2013
The 2nd edition of the winter school, one-week intensive training, aiming to share the knowledge and the know-how of Cresson laboratory research team in the field of sound, is held, this year, under the theme: “Sound auscultation of architecture”.
Participants are invited to auscultate materials, make spaces speak, revisit an architecture-manifesto, that of School of Architecture of Grenoble. After an exercise of hearing using his ears and microphones, each participant is invited to compose a sound postcard relevant to his sonic experience of the building.
This week training articulates multidisciplinary theoretical and methodological courses in the mornings and practical workshops in the afternoons. Both animated by the laboratory’s researchers. The last day (Friday, 7th) will take the form of a collective seminar for the restitution of the work undertaken during the week. Participants and researchers will be invited to exchange questions back and forth between research and sound creation.
Participation in the 11th « Week of sound »
This winter school takes part of the 11th « Week of sound », an annual event that helps discovering the societal stakes of sound. In this purpose a projection will be also organized in the Cinémathèque de Grenoble.
Cresson provides to the participants the necessary materials for sound recordings and treatment. The sound studio and other specific recordings equipments are provided and can be used during workshops. In addition, participant can enjoy a privileged access to Cresson documentation center.
However, for assuring comfortable and flexible conditions, each one is invited to use his own computer and other sound equipments. Thanks for indicating your personal equipment in the registration form.
Conditions of registration
Registration fees are set at 400 Euros TTC for professionals. Students enjoy free access upon presentation of a valid student card.
The Winter School is open to a maximum of twenty persons. Selected candidates will be notified before 20 December 2013. To register, please complete the registration form (Download Document) and send it with your CV (pdf format) to: email@example.com
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