Water Drums performance, installation and workshops – An immersive experience
Georgia Tech’s School of Music will collaborate with École polytechnique and the Cultural and Scientific services of the French Embassy to showcase the connections between art and science via Water Drums, an experimental performance that visualizes acoustic waves and enables new form of artistic creation through workshops and an immersive experience. Water Drums is an installation of the artistic group Labofactory designed in the research group in arts & sciences at École polytechnique, the production being sponsored by the Chaire arts & Sciences.
École polytechnique is among the premier scientific and engineering institutions in France. The Chair Arts & Sciences is shared between École polytechnique, École Nationale des Arts Décoratifs – Paris Sciences et Lettres, and the Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation. Georgia Tech’s School of Music, in the College of Design, develops cutting-edge technologies to help define music’s future, such as music informatics, robotics musicianship, and brain-computer interfaces.
This event is co-organized by the Cultural services of the French Embassy in the United States, the Office of Science and Technology at the Embassy of France in the United States, Georgia Tech’s School of Music, L’X – École polytechnique, La Chaire arts & sciences (Ecole nationale supérieure des Arts décoratifs –PSL, École polytechnique, Fondation Daniel and Nina Carasso).
WATER DRUMS INSTALLATION: OCTOBER 16 – 18, 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
CONCERT: OCTOBER 16, 7:30 P.M – TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE
WORKSHOP FOR SCIENTISTS OF GEORGIA TECH
OCTOBER 17, 10:00 A.M.
WORKSHOP FOR MUSICIANS OF GEORGIA TECH
OCTOBER 18, 3:00 P.M.
LOCATION : GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,
COLLEGE OF DESIGN, STUBBINS GALLERY: 245 4TH ST NW
All events are free.
Illustration : © JM.Chomaz_WaterDrums