FMP SoundTransmission Final outcome

The project take place in Queen’s Way, on the fence of  Hyde Park. By using blutooth speakers to play recorded sound in the park. Advertisements

FMP SoundTransmission Speakers’ Making

From sketch,  paper prototype, wood cutting and laser cutting, finally I made the model of speakers and decide to use bluetooth speakers put inside. And connect 6 devices to play the sounds.

FMP – SoundTransmission idea

Soundscape design in urban planning has always been regard as noise control, however, avoid noise is a negative way to improve soundscape. Schafer believes that we must seek a way to make environmental acoustic a positive study program (1994).   location Queen’s Way There is a Hyde Park gate on Queen’s way. Outside of the gate has…

FMP – SoundTransmission Tutorials & Ideas

These are the notes of three tutorials I had with tutors before I decides my main concept. Tutorial 01 Now urban planers and architects regard soundscape deign as noise control. And consider sound at the end stage of urban plan. However this is a negative approach for soundscape design. Researcher Schaffer suggest that soundscape design…

FMP – SoundTransmisson Research 02 other projects

“Binaudios is a device that enables the user to ‘listen’ to the sounds of the city. Thinking Digital Arts paired artist Dominic Wilcox and creative technologist James Rutherford together to collaborate on a new commission responding to the Thinking Digital Conference’s context in the music performance centre, Sage Gateshead, located in the cultural quayside quarter of…

FMP – SoundTransmisson Research 01

In Treasure’s TED Talk, I am interested in his idea that  our ambient sounds affect us so much, even though we cannot realize it. Because sound has affected us physiologically, psychologically, and behaviorally all the time, so instead of ignoring it either consciously or unconsciously, we need to design for the sound around us. And…

FMP – SoundTransmission Brainstorming

After decided the main field as Soundscape, and reading Blesser and Schafer’s publications,(<Spaces Speak, Are You Listening? Experiencing Aural Architecture. London> and <The Soundscape; Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World>) . I have a basic understanding of soundscape, And did a brainstorming to find a research question for my project. Finally, I…

Who we are in Post-Anthroposcene

In the era of Anthropocene, Human design for human-center world, however we are damage our environment by development. “As the world’s population has more than doubled in the last forty-five years to seven billion, it starts to become clear that the plant had limited resources and we were using them up fast.” (Anthony Dunne, Fiona…

Finding the sixth sense for human

Due to the gene difference, we cannot have some sense which animals have. But we can use technologies to have the sixth sense. Benjamin H. Bratton share a opinion in Notes on Extinction, Emergence and Biochemical Design that in the post-anthropocene, if human want to survive, we need to collaborate with inorganic species that we construction. After…

Reference for Turtle Shell Home

CoolClimate Maps http://coolclimate.berkeley.edu/maps By using  local census and weather data to examine the average household carbon footprint of more than 31,000 U.S. zip codes. We can find obviously by the map that in New York City, the area in the center of city produce less greenhouse gas emissions perversion than the sprawling suburbs. The Song…

Inspiration by Other’s Work

There are some works which inspire us by other designers. Rather than using new technologies to making functional products, they concern more with social, cultural and ethical elements. For example in Between Reality And the Impossible, The projects consists of a number of design proposals presented through models, photographic scenarios, videos and 3D texts. Obviously,…