Author Archives: ariel

White on White

White on White, exhibited at the 3rd Istanbul Design Biennial, Turkey. White day is an Antarctic phenomenon caused when much sunlight is diffused through a completely overcast sky, reaching the ice surface where most of it is then reflected back

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White on White

White on White, exhibited at the 3rd Istanbul Design Biennial, Turkey. White day is an Antarctic phenomenon caused when much sunlight is diffused through a completely overcast sky, reaching the ice surface where most of it is then reflected back

Conversation Room

Why Do We Do the Things We Do? is a question my head had been whispering to me for quite some time before starting this project. Even though the question changed constantly it always seemed to respond to the same

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Conversation Room

Why Do We Do the Things We Do? is a question my head had been whispering to me for quite some time before starting this project. Even though the question changed constantly it always seemed to respond to the same

Dinamicas del Vacio

The following work was made in collaboration with architect Alfredo Thiermann, After spending 1 month in Antarctica, it was exhibited at the National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago de Chile. The project is a sculpture that produced an isolated immersive

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Dinamicas del Vacio

The following work was made in collaboration with architect Alfredo Thiermann, After spending 1 month in Antarctica, it was exhibited at the National Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago de Chile. The project is a sculpture that produced an isolated immersive

Untitled

Technical Overview The speed of a wave depends on the elastic and inertia properties of the medium through which it travels. When a wave encounters different medium where the wave speed is different, the wave will change directions. Most often

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Untitled

Technical Overview The speed of a wave depends on the elastic and inertia properties of the medium through which it travels. When a wave encounters different medium where the wave speed is different, the wave will change directions. Most often

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Vertical/Aerial listening of the city of Valparaiso. Exhibited at Festival de Arte Sonoro de Valparaiso, 2011 A microphone and a portable recorder were installed in a weather balloon which was slowly elevated from the center of the city of Valparaiso

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Untitled

Vertical/Aerial listening of the city of Valparaiso. Exhibited at Festival de Arte Sonoro de Valparaiso, 2011 A microphone and a portable recorder were installed in a weather balloon which was slowly elevated from the center of the city of Valparaiso

Sound Development City

Sound Development City project, commissioned by Swiss cultural agency Sound Development. The project features a diverse range of practitioners from fields such as visual art, sound art, music, architecture and theater, as well as workshops and collaborations with artists including

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Sound Development City

Sound Development City project, commissioned by Swiss cultural agency Sound Development. The project features a diverse range of practitioners from fields such as visual art, sound art, music, architecture and theater, as well as workshops and collaborations with artists including

SS – DEMONSTRATION

What’s He Building in There? l SS l June 2011 from The Watermill Center on Vimeo. Manuela Infante, Camila Marambio, Trinidad Piriz, Renato Bernasconi, Ariel Bustamente June 2011 The Watermill Center, New York, USA What’s He Building in There? is

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SS – DEMONSTRATION

What’s He Building in There? l SS l June 2011 from The Watermill Center on Vimeo. Manuela Infante, Camila Marambio, Trinidad Piriz, Renato Bernasconi, Ariel Bustamente June 2011 The Watermill Center, New York, USA What’s He Building in There? is

Untitled

Sound Installation: untitled, Exhibited at Festival de Artes Electronicas Transitio, Mexico, DF. September 2011 An external camera flash is located underneath each drum cymbal, two centimeters away from it. When triggered, it produces an intense luminosity that literally hits the

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Untitled

Sound Installation: untitled, Exhibited at Festival de Artes Electronicas Transitio, Mexico, DF. September 2011 An external camera flash is located underneath each drum cymbal, two centimeters away from it. When triggered, it produces an intense luminosity that literally hits the

Volumen Sintetico

The work is composed by 1629 earphones embedded in a 180 cm diameter wooden parabolic antenna and 24 electronic boards that distribute sound from a mp3 player to each earphone. The parabolic geometry allows for all the sound sources to

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Volumen Sintetico

The work is composed by 1629 earphones embedded in a 180 cm diameter wooden parabolic antenna and 24 electronic boards that distribute sound from a mp3 player to each earphone. The parabolic geometry allows for all the sound sources to

Winipeg, Exhibited at Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos. Santiago de Chile

Installation, Exhibited at  “Winnipeg, el exilio circular”. Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos. Santiago de Chile CMOS Cameras, 2 Tv sets, sprocket wheels, incandescent micro lights, small printed images and texts “los trenes llegaban de continuo hasta el

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Winipeg, Exhibited at Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos. Santiago de Chile

Installation, Exhibited at  “Winnipeg, el exilio circular”. Museo de la Memoria y los Derechos Humanos. Santiago de Chile CMOS Cameras, 2 Tv sets, sprocket wheels, incandescent micro lights, small printed images and texts “los trenes llegaban de continuo hasta el

broken vinyl piece

small piece of a broken vinyl i found in my backyard

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broken vinyl piece

small piece of a broken vinyl i found in my backyard

Portraits of Modern Quality

microphone, mic stand, ipod exhibited at Linda Gallery, at the 798 biennale, Beijing, China 2009 Portraits of Modern Quality, exhibited at Linda Gallery, Beijing, China 2009 from ARIEL BUSTAMANTE on Vimeo. The work uses contemporary music to work their modernity.

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Portraits of Modern Quality

microphone, mic stand, ipod exhibited at Linda Gallery, at the 798 biennale, Beijing, China 2009 Portraits of Modern Quality, exhibited at Linda Gallery, Beijing, China 2009 from ARIEL BUSTAMANTE on Vimeo. The work uses contemporary music to work their modernity.

Sound Art and The Public Auditory Awareness

Essay published at HertZ Magazine Sound is the mechanical disturbance of a media provoked by an element in vibration. Its presence is subject to the existence of a media, such as gases inside planetary atmospheres. Light is the complex electromagnetic

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Sound Art and The Public Auditory Awareness

Essay published at HertZ Magazine Sound is the mechanical disturbance of a media provoked by an element in vibration. Its presence is subject to the existence of a media, such as gases inside planetary atmospheres. Light is the complex electromagnetic

Cybersyn

Interactive Installation Center for Art and Media, ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany and simultaneously at the Cultural Center Palacio La Moneda, Santiago de Chile,, “Multinode Metagame”, www.cybersyn.cl , Multinode-metagame.com, Catalogue) 2007 Fundamentally, the work consists of two interactive chairs (one in Chile

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Cybersyn

Interactive Installation Center for Art and Media, ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany and simultaneously at the Cultural Center Palacio La Moneda, Santiago de Chile,, “Multinode Metagame”, www.cybersyn.cl , Multinode-metagame.com, Catalogue) 2007 Fundamentally, the work consists of two interactive chairs (one in Chile

Visual Listening

People deducing the figures I draw by only using their audition. Visual Listening, The Great Wall of China (part 1) from ARIEL BUSTAMANTE on Vimeo.   Two children are seated on chairs one in front of the other, there is

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Visual Listening

People deducing the figures I draw by only using their audition. Visual Listening, The Great Wall of China (part 1) from ARIEL BUSTAMANTE on Vimeo.   Two children are seated on chairs one in front of the other, there is

D

sound installation, perforated disc fixed to a motor. Air is sent through a perforation. During the rotation this perforations perturb the air in a constant way, producing the musical tone D. The National Museum of Fine Arts, Chile, (catalogue, DVD), 

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D

sound installation, perforated disc fixed to a motor. Air is sent through a perforation. During the rotation this perforations perturb the air in a constant way, producing the musical tone D. The National Museum of Fine Arts, Chile, (catalogue, DVD),