1. Instrumentation (2012)


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    A site variable kinetic audio installation. This video documents the first public version of 'Instrumentation' at SKOL in Montréal in 2012. Three other videos from 2011-2012 show…

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    • Canoe, indoor version (2000-2006)


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      http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/canoe.html Canoe is a long (approx. 20') trough of water, resembling some kind of boat, on which a gunwale tracking mechanism slowly, endlessly…

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      • Manual (1998 - 2006)


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        http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/manual.html A machine creates a wide spiral of "dust" on the floor, then sweeps it, in an endless cycle. Each cycle takes approximately…

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        • Canoe, solar version (2006)


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          http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/canoe_solar.html This is a solar-powered, outdoor variation of Canoe. (http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/canoe.html) Canoe is a long…

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          • Stepper Motor Choir (2008)


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            http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/stepper_motor_choir.html 12 stepper motors rotate panes of glass. The vibrations of the motor resonate in the glass, which acts as a mechanical amplifier,…

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            • Vibrations and Waves: Rusted Resonators (2010)


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              http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/vib_wav_sao_luis.html This temporary site-specific, sound-based installation was created during a residency at Cultivamos Cultura in Sao Luis, Alentejo,…

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              • Pendulum Music On A Long Thin Wire (2010 - ongoing)


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                http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/vib_wav_pendulum.html Pick-ups are mounted on the ends of the pendulums. The strings are vibrating acoustically. Whenever the pendulums pass over…

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                • Vibrations and Waves: Experiments in electromagnetism (2010)


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                  http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/vib_wav.html All materials have resonant frequencies at which they most naturally vibrate. The piano strings vibrate and produce sound in response…

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                  • Leak To Lower Lazy Levitating Load (2008, 2010-11)


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                    http://peterflemming.ca/flemmweb_current/details/LLLLL.html A solar-powered 'levitating' machine incrementally displaces the weight of water in order to raise and lower itself. One shot…

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