The Audio Postcards Canada online exhibition will launch on July 18th, 2016, in celebration of World Listening Day and R. Murray Schafer’s birthday.
Audio Postcards Canada is a project of the Canadian Association for Sound Ecology. It is a curated online exhibition showcasing the diverse acoustic features of Canada. The online exhibition consists of 16 compelling 1-2 minute “audio postcards” from across Canada that range from field recordings, soundscape and electroacoustic compositions, radio art, and various combinations of these areas. For more information and the live link to the exhibition, follow us at facebook.com/
Kindly distribute this news through your networks to interested listeners, and get ready to open your ears on July 18th when the website goes live!
Vancouver, BC: July 18th, 7-9 pm PDT, hosted by the Canadian Music Center, 837 Davie St. The evening will be a listening salon of the Audio Postcards Canada pieces and a discussion with Hildegard Westerkamp (Featured Contributor), Andrea Dancer (Curator) and Tyler Kinnear (Adjudicator). A Soundwalk will follow the event at 8:30.
Yellowknife, NT: July 18th, 7:30 pm MDT, hosted by Carmen Braden at 49 a Ave Park. The evening will consist of a soundwalk and a showing of the Audio Postcards online exhibit.
Edmonton, AB: July 23rd, 2 pm MDT, hosted by Latitude 53, 10242 106 St. NW. This will be a listening event for the Audio Postcards Exhibit.