Open call for partners: “Beat a situationist”
This is an open call for partner organisations to collaborate on a hybrid and collaborative workshop in September. Read on for details.
Beat, to the dance
Ove Holmqvist is the creator of Holon.ist, a mobile app that synthesises sensory data, like movement, temperature and weather, converting it to sound and music.
Submit your work for Sound Walk September 2021
You can now submit your work and events for Sound Walk September 2021. Participate in this huge network of walking artists and artist walkers.
Get on our curated mailing list
Join our weekly curated mailing. We look back on the previous week, and ahead to the next.
Welcoming new SWS board members
We’re welcoming three amazing new experts to our Sound Walk September Advisory Board; John Drever, Annie Mahtani, and Andrea Zeffiro.
SWS20: Winners’ reactions
We asked the creators of the pieces that won, and received an honourable mention for, the SWS20 Awards, for their reaction.
A DIY toolkit for digital sound walks
We continuously receive requests from creatives, asking what are the best digital tools for creating a sound walk, so we decided it was time for an elaborate list describing the right tools for creating your own sound walk.
Making theatre in a time of COVID-19: an audio tour
14 - 16 Jun, 2021
St Paul's Church, Bedford Street, London WC2E 9ED, UK
Locative Maps: Agents of Control or Tools for Subversion?
Join leading locative-media scholar Jason Farman in conversation with Soundtrails founder, Hamish Sewell as they seek to peel back these issues at the core of our increasingly augmented lives. For all of you artists, cultural geographers, and disruptors who recognise the power of locative media, this one’s for you.
Home Makers: go for a walk with sounds made by migrant domestic workers
Holland Park, Ilchester Place, London, UK
Walking, Drawing and Embodied Cartography: Petörke Lake, Hungary
In this café Fay Stevens will talk briefly about her performative group walk at the Petörke Lake, Hungary and of her thinking and practice around it. She will open up a discussion on walking within the themes of kinetic drawing, embodied cartography, fractals and on walking in circles.
over borders #2
Self-reflection through walking
04 - 11 Jul, 2021
Transforming Visual Elements To Sonic Wavetables
04 - 11 Jul, 2021
04 - 11 Jul, 2021 · Prespa National Park, Prespes, Greece
International Walking Encounters/Conference, Prespa, Greece. In raising walking as a question in itself, we invite critical and artistic engagement with the limits and possibilities of this most everyday of modalities. Borders and checkpoints curtail walking. Dog companions stimulate a stroll. People have been forcibly marched to new territories.
Also check out
Walking together alone (Prespa Edition)
Windwalking: A simultaneous drift in London and Prespa
Walking in transmitting past, present for sustainable futures.
05 - 9 Jul, 2021
Entre Ser y Hacer – Between Being and Doing (English)
When you have worn out your shoes, the strength of the shoe leather has passed into the fiber of your body. I measure your health by the number of shoes and hats and clothes you have worn out.Ralph Waldo Emerson