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Creative noise: considerations of sound design for public interventions

Roça, Luciana; Tramontano, Marcelo;


Despite the interpretations of noise as a disturbance, interference or an unpleasant sound, noise is deeply related to cultural and social processes. This paper aims to discuss the use of non-musical sounds in public artistic interventions, based on a sound intervention con- ducted as part of an accomplished research, focusing the juxtaposition of sound and physical environments by the use of sound interfaces providing collective listening in public spaces. This research is also part of Nomads.usp, Centre of Interactive Living Studies, of the Institute of Architecture and Urbanism at the University of São Paulo.


Palavras-chave: sound environment, urban intervention, public space, sound design, noise,


DOI: 10.5151/despro-sigradi2014-0110

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Roça, Luciana; Tramontano, Marcelo; "Creative noise: considerations of sound design for public interventions", p. 532-535 . In: Proceedings of the XVIII Conference of the Iberoamerican Society of Digital Graphics: Design in Freedom [=Blucher Design Proceedings, v.1, n.8]. São Paulo: Blucher, 2014.
ISSN 2318-6968, DOI 10.5151/despro-sigradi2014-0110

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