The SOUND CREATION POSTGRADUATE – MATERIALS AND TOOLS focuses on understanding the ideas and techniques required to articulate an art production proposal in the field of sound art, along with the technology needed to undertake it. It uses reference texts that address new ways of looking at (and hearing) sound, helping students to articulate new ideas fully contextualized within the framework of international contemporary art.
Professors : Josep Cerdà (director, Sculpture and Sonic Objects), Josep Manuel Berenguer (coordinator, Psychoacoustics and Experimental Music), Carmen Pardo (Ethics and Aesthetics of Sound Art), Roc Jiménez de Cisneros (Elements on Musical Generation), Ray Gallon (Radio Art), Carlos Gómez (Soundscape Recording), Barbara Held (Sound Installation) and Martí Ruíz (Sculpture and Sonic Objects)
Pre-registration from 05/01/2015 to 09/22/2015
Registration from 09/22/2015 to 10/13/2015
Beginning of course 10/13/2015
End of course 04/02/2016
Pre-enrolment is open
This postgraduate can be followed independently or as a part of modules that configure The MASTER STUDIES IN SOUND ART OF UNIVERSITY OF BARCELONA (70 Credits ECTS) :
-POSTGRADUATE ON SOUND CREATION – MATERIALS AND TOOLS (30 credits ECTS, October – January)
-POSTGRADUATE ON SOUND DESING – PROJECTION AND ESPACE (30 crèdits ECTS, February – June)
-FINAL MASTER WORK (10 credits ECTS, next October – January)
The Master in Sound Art of University of Barcelona collaborates with Hangar.org, Santa Mònica and Convent de Sant Agustí, that provide spaces and suport for public and academic activities of the Master, and Orquestra del Caos, that organizes The Zeppelin Sound Art Festival and Hangar Multifocal research activities, giving to students the chance to work and participate in experiences in programming and managing multiple microphone and loudspeaker environments.