28 Mar 2020 | Curated News

Open Call for Leonardo Journal: Music and Sound Art | Leonardo/ISAST

The editors of Leonardo are pleased to announce that beginning in 2021 we will publish 6 issues of Leonardo annually and elevate the visibility of music and sound art with yearlong inclusion. With this, we will be retiring Leonardo Music Journal as a separate publication after Volume 30, December 2020. Source: Open Call for Leonardo Journal: Music and Sound Art | Leonardo/ISAST

28 Mar 2020 | Curated News

A Journey Round my Room (1794 / 1871)

Xavier de Maistre's delightful parody of contemporary travel-writing written while under a six-week house-arrest in Turin. Source: A Journey Round my Room (1794 / 1871) – The Public Domain Review

18 Mar 2020 | Curated News

The art of walking – The Strand

In his famous essay, “Walking,” American poet, philosopher, and environmentalist Henry David Thoreau presents the simple act of walking as an art to be mastered. The type of walking Thoreau describes doesn’t serve the practical purpose of getting somewhere; rather, it enables one to engage in contemplation by taking refuge in the sacred space that wilderness represented for him. Source: The art of walking – The Strand

11 Mar 2020

Introducing the Sound Walk September Advisory Board

With not just a little bit of pride, we present our newly minted Sound Walk September Advisory Board. Combining many years of expertise in connection to walking and sound walking, from a broad range of backgrounds across the globe, we foresee that the knowledge and understanding that these specialists bring to the table will allow us to take Sound Walk September to the next level.

04 Mar 2020 | Curated News

Fowler Museum’s walking tour aims to engage community with LA religious sphere – Daily Bruin

Take a stroll down Vermont Avenue and encounter the Church of Scientology, the first Sikh temple in Los Angeles and an LGBTQ ministry. In an effort to spread awareness about religion in Los Angeles, the Fowler Museum’s curator of Latin American and Caribbean popular arts Patrick A. Source: Fowler Museum's walking tour aims to engage community with LA religious sphere - Daily Bruin

29 Feb 2020 | Curated News

walking through museums – Post-

If we haven’t gone to a museum together, I probably don’t like you very much. This isn’t to say anything against you—I’m sure I’m the problem in our potential relationship. It’s just that, at this point, I feel like I’ve gone to a museum with everyone I know—so many people, in fact, that I feel […] Source: walking through museums - Post-

20 Feb 2020 | Curated News

The Artist Walking Between Two Seas in Istanbul

For years, artist Serkan Taycan has documented a nearly 40-mile route through the outskirts of Istanbul, which traverses rarely seen landscapes. He facilitates walks through the area, now at risk due to a proposed shipping canal. Source: The Artist Walking Between Two Seas in Istanbul

20 Feb 2020 | Curated News

Radio Art

60 Second Radio invites radio and sound artists to produce radio clips that are exactly 60 seconds short. There is no imposed theme. Contest winners will receive one of the Gold (1000$), Silver (750$) and Bronze (500$) Transistors Awards. Source: Radio Art