Sound Bites City
Sound Bites City: RMIT University Gallery
The Torus and inaugural exhibition of the RMIT Sound Art Collection.
Sound Bites City was the inaugural exhibition of the RMIT Sound Art Collection. This first event presented 19 local, national and international spatial sound works in The Torus, a purpose-built exhibition platform – a spiralling timber gridshell design – where audiences could stroll, sit or lie down inside a 21-channel loudspeaker system.
Curators: Associate Professor Lawrence Harvey, Suzanne Davies and Jon Buckingham
Torus Design: Nicholas Williams
Construction: Jon Cherry, Nicholas Williams and students from the School of Architecture and Design
Technical platforms and hardware: Jeffrey Hannam
Stereo mixes for ipods: Paris Larman
Additional technical support: Simon Maisch