Paintings & sculptures are experienced in space, you can move around them, observing them all at once, appreciating their individual constituent parts. A song is experience over time, from beginning to end, yet one cannot exist without the other. – “It would be a mistake to assume that music is without spatial connotations or that visual design, especially ornament, can flourish without incorporating the affective drive of rhythm.”
A grid of 35 independently poweredspeakers producing 35 different tones, allow’s someone to experience a sound spatially, all at once. Translating the painting ‘Mona Lisa’ into a sound.