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Sound Walk September 2020 Awards winners and honourable mentions

14 Jan, 2021

We're very pleased to announce the winners and honourable mentions of the Sound Walk September 2020 Awards.

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On memories, loss, and change

10 Dec, 2020

Stefaan van Biesen revisits a walk he shared decades ago, reflecting on change, as well as the lack of change.

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Reflecting on the texture of air

7 Dec, 2020

Laura Mitchison captured the history of two hospitals closing down through the soundscapes they carried throughout their histories.

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How to get to Third Ward

3 Dec, 2020

Karen O'Rourke created a sound walk with a focus on Third Ward in Houston, renowned for its mix of cutting-edge art and community action.

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Clarity during lockdown

30 Nov, 2020

Emma Welton creates hand-drawn illustrated maps as a kind of graphic scores, capturing the sounds of her environment, creating short walks where participants experience new and familiar sounds in different ways.

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Home makers, in-between worlds

26 Nov, 2020

Migrant domestic workers in Lebanon and the UK talk about their experience in Ella Parry-Davies' piece 'Home Makers', to be listened to in select locations in London and Lebanon, creating a mix of intimacy, while showing the limits of identification and solidarity.

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Sound walks as contemporary art practice

24 Nov, 2020

Irena Pivka and Brane Zorman discuss their sound walk Sandbox, a meditative experience, a training in mindfulness and encouragement to critically think about our individual experience and environment.

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When only the ears may travel

19 Nov, 2020

Carina Pesch talks about her album "The Ears May Travel", created as a reflection on the challenge of travel during COVID.

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Shadow-walks (at home)

16 Nov, 2020

Viv Corringham walks with people and then 'sings' their route. Under lockdown, she did this remotely.

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The 42 walks of Contención Island

12 Nov, 2020

Martin P Eccles reflects on his 42 walks during British lockdown, creating an island of experience with his house at the center.

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Los esperamos!

9 Nov, 2020

Elspeth Penfold discusses the background to her shortlisted A different LENS, around the ideas of psychogeography, disruption, and the Long Table.

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Opening up Greenwich Village

5 Nov, 2020

A brief introduction to the history of Greenwich Village, as featured in the sound walk 'The Last Eccentrics of Greenwich Village'.

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Remembering the dead

2 Nov, 2020

Richard White talks about his work 'Walking the Names, highlighting the deaths of thousands who died in poverty in the Bath Union Workhouse, between 1858 and 1899.

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Seeing, from hearing

23 Oct, 2020

Carlos Queiroz discusses the background to his work "Seeing from hearing while walking", one of the shortlisted pieces of the SWS20 Awards.

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Sound Walk September 2020 Awards shortlist

15 Oct, 2020

After a very successful Sound Walk September 2020, we're very excited to announce this year's shortlist for the winners of the Sound Walk September 2020 Awards.