New essay: QUADERN D'ÀUDIO #6. From the soundscape meme to self-awareness. By José Manuel Berenguer

  • Taking the term soundscape as a starting point, this essay by José Manuel Berenguer addresses a number of concerns relevant to understanding the listening experience within art and everyday life. Tackling questions such as phenomenology, cognition, new media, aesthetics and the overlap between art and science, Berenguer engages in a critical analysis of recent sound art practices, using both significant historical examples and his own experience.

    Available both as a PDF and ePub!

    Link: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/quaderns-audio/quadern-audio-jmberenguer/capsula

    More essays on sound related issues can be found here: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/quaderns-audio