BIO
New Adventures in Sound Art (NAISA) is a non-profit organization, based in Toronto, that produces performances and installations spanning the entire spectrum of electroacoustic and experimental sound art. Included in its productions are: Deep Wireless, Sound Travels, Arts Birthday and SOUNDplay. The objectives of NAISA are to foster awareness and understanding locally, as well as nationally and internationally, in the cultural vitality of experimental sound art in its myriad forms of expression. This objective will be achieved through the exploration of new sound technologies in conjunction with the creation of cultural events and artifacts.
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EVENT

Micro-Radio Transmitter Workshop with Ian Jarvis


Dates:
Sat May 11, 2013 14:00 - Sat May 11, 2013

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Pre-registration required - go to
www.naisa.ca/eshops/ewkshopreg.php

$55 (price includes parts for building micro-transmitter)

This workshop will let you experience what radio transmission is like on a minimum level that could also be developed into radio art and micro radio. The transmitter that the participant will make has only a very small radius of transmission.


EVENT

Interior Vibrations Performances by Anna Friz, Kristen Roos


Dates:
Sun May 19, 2013 20:00 - Sun May 19, 2013

Location:
Toronto, Canada

$15/$10 student

Friz and Roos perform using acoustic field recordings from the Toronto area and electro-magnetic instruments, revealing the otherwise invisible interpenetration of objects and frequencies moving in urban space. Other works by Sarah-Leith Izzard, Karin Senff and Steve McCourt explore interior and/or inherent electromagnetic phenomena and mechanized environments.


EVENT

Signals


Dates:
Sat May 18, 2013 20:00 - Sat May 18, 2013

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Performances by Eleanor King, Matteo Marangoni & Angel Faraldo

$15/$10 student
Signals by Eleanor King is a performance using multiple radio receivers, piano, loop station, and recorded sounds, and is inspired by minimalism, chaotic blurts of noise music, and the relentless crashing of waves against a shoreline. City Sondols: Toronto is a sound walk that takes the audience on a short tour through different acoustic spaces. Also included will be Rabble Rousers by Sarah Boothroyd


EVENT

TransX Transmission Art Symposium performances


Dates:
Sat May 18, 2013 20:00 - Sat May 18, 2013

Location:
Toronto, Canada

$15/$10 student

Included will be international performances/presentations by Csenge Kolozsvari (Montreal, Can), Robert Mackay (UK), Alyysa Moxley (USA), Elizabeth Shores/Vikram Patel (USA) and Robin Koek/Marieke van de Ven (Netherlands).


EVENT

City Sondols: Toronto by Matteo Marangoni/Angel Faraldo Sound Walk Performances


Dates:
Wed May 15, 2013 19:30 - Wed May 15, 2013

Location:
Toronto, Canada

FREE

City Sondols: Toronto is a sound walk by Matteo Marangoni and Angel Faraldo who take the audience on a short tour through different acoustic spaces probing nearby buildings with portable electronic instruments, listening to reflections, exciting resonant frequencies and interacting with the urban soundscape.