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[20 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

This Precolombian soundwalk is a prototype that combines a geolocated soundscape with a paper map. An original idea by Fred Adam and Verónica Perales from ubik2.com and a collaboration for the spatialization in the public space of the contents of Madrid’s Museum of America. The development is based on NoTours with some interesting new additions such as a compass indicating the route to the starting point of the soundwalk.
The soundwalk suggest you to follow the sounds of different musical instruments that have resonated throughout the Andean Region for over two …

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[4 Sep 2013 | One Comment | ]
noTours at Artropocode 2013

During the last two weeks, Horacio González from noTours team has been participating as a collaborator in Artropocode 2013, sharing noTours experience with the artists in residence and the participants.
As a result of a previous noTours collaboration with Helen Torres in 2011, one of Artropocode’s selected teams, “Emocorporeishon, Hacking de códigos emocionais” by Helen Torres and Lucre Masson, proposed the usage of a soundwalk to construct a non graphic emotional cartography of the event. Helen first soundwalk, “Serendipia”, was a very complex geolocated narrative for the civil cemetery of Ceares …

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[4 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Locative Audio 2013

Locativeaudio 2013 is a collaborative project including simultaneous soundwalks, and interactive works exploring geolocative audio and media in the urban context. It is a practice-led project which investigates human interaction with cities from a sonic perspective, connecting the urban experience with the ritual of the concert hall, art gallery or museum and back.

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[23 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
Open call for participation to “A knocking bird”  an alternative exploration of Sint-Niklaas with noTours

Open call for participation to A knocking bird / an alternative exploration of Sint-Niklaas with
noTours
May 3 to May 10, 2013 – Sint-Niklaas (Belgium)

Within the framework of the project, A knocking bird, residents and European visitors to
Sint-Niklaas are invited to explore the city in a search for nature, together with sound artists
of notours.org and WIT Urban Team (www.wit-urbanteam.com) during a stay in Sint-
Niklaas (Belgium).
Anybody interested can apply for free travel, accommodation and meals for one week to
participate to this residency and for this event.
This alternative tour of the city, experimenting with …

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[28 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Audio Portrait of Southampton – Interview

 
Benjamin Louis Mawson (http://benjaminmawson.com/):
Composer & Virtual Performance Developer working at Southampton area with noTours and geolocated technologies.
Interview on Xan Philips’ “South by Southampton”, Voice103.9 FM     25.08.2012
Audio Portrait of Southampton
Private preview, October 2012: Southampton Common.
 
Listen Here to the Interview
 

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[2 Jul 2012 | One Comment | ]
Locative Audio – cities@Manchester

Locative Audio – a film by Angela Guyton for locativeaudio.org from NOVARS Research Centre on Vimeo.
The Locative Audio event at NOVARS Manchester covered a number of sonic-centric projects in the city of Manchester, UK, and beyond, with a focus on the concept “City as Museum /City as Instrument” through sound.
These projects took advantage of Location-based Audio and other Interactive Media and Game-Engine Technologies, combined with music composition and computer music. Composers wanted to take a step forward the way we interact with cities and people and learn from other …