Composition for a Thin Membrane, 2012
Abaca, transducers, wire, original 4 channel soundtrack (12 minute loop),
68 x 18 x 25 inches (height to the ceiling adjustable)
The elliptical shape and surface tension of the paper form create a resonant acoustic object. Transducers and wire cast into the paper imbue the surface of the object with sound. The sounds emitted are tonal frequencies, breath, word-less human utterances, and sounds of friction and other physical contact.
Composition for a Thin Membrane (fragment)
1.57 mins of a 21.00 minute 4-channel soundtrack