12 Sep 2020 | Curated News

Sounds of the Forest: A Free Audio Archive Gathers the Sounds of Forests from All Over the World | Open Culture

Some of my fondest memories are of hiking the Olympic National Forest in Washington State and the forests of the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia, seeking the kind of silence one can only find in busy ecosystems full of birds, insects, woodland creatures, rustling leaves, etc. Source: Sounds of the Forest: A Free Audio Archive Gathers the Sounds of Forests from All Over the World | Open Culture

05 Sep 2020 | Curated News

Facebook Highlights Audio as a Key Part of its AR Glasses Plans

It’s no secret that Facebook has an interest in virtual and augmented reality, but today, the company published a deep dive into the audio component of this emerging tech. Put simply, Facebook’s trying real hard to make “smart audio” a thing. Source: Facebook Highlights Audio as a Key Part of its AR Glasses Plans

25 Aug 2020 | Curated News

Try this night walk: A listening adventure for you and your kids – CNN

With homeschooling on the rise amid the pandemic — and with many spending time in backyards — there's all the more motivation to get outside for lessons in nature. Going on a night walk is a way to experience it anew and observe how your kids listen better than you think. Source: Try this night walk: A listening adventure for you and your kids - CNN

20 Jul 2020 | Curated News

Indian artists in Europe share experience of migrant labourers walking home during lockdown | Lifestyle News,The Indian Express

Pankaj Tiwari and Abhishek Thapar walked for 13 days, sharing anecdotes from the migrant experiences in India to whoever joined them on the road. On July 15, they ended the piece, titled ‘The Art of Walking’, at a refugee camp in Calais, France, where large numbers of migrants wait to be let into the UK Source: Indian artists in Europe share experience of migrant labourers walking home during lockdown | Lifestyle News,The Indian Express

18 Jul 2020 | Curated News

This Artist Made a Time Machine Using Snapchat’s Spectacles

Lucas Rizzotto, a virtual reality and augmented reality artist, decided to build his own "time machine." To do it, he filmed his life using Snapchat Spectacles for one year and then created a virtual reality experience to look back at his memories. Source: This Artist Made a Time Machine Using Snapchat's Spectacles

26 Jun 2020 | Curated News

Meticulously Detailed Map Art (10 pics)

Geronimo Think these pieces were made from pencil, pen or paint? Think again. Artist Matthew Cusick cuts away pieces on maps, atlases, encyclopedias and Source: Meticulously Detailed Map Art (10 pics)

23 Jun 2020 | Curated News

Walking In Circles – Artist Talk – Daniel & Clara

Next week we’ll be taking part in Metal Culture’s Future Network Shorts. We’ll be presenting ‘Walking in Circles’, a guided virtual-walk along the route we take daily … Source: Walking In Circles – Artist Talk – Daniel & Clara