Signal Tide: 3D printed art installation pairs unexplained satellite signals with choral accompaniment

Signal Tide: 3D printed art installation pairs unexplained satellite signals with choral accompaniment

Ever wondered what extraterrestrial music sounds like? Wonder no more: visitors of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) got a taste of some “alien” instrumentation last week, thanks to a new sound installation by Berlin artists Kata Kovács and Tom O’Doherty. Capturing the sonorous and largely unexplained signals emitted by the long-lost Lincoln Experimental Satellite (LES-1), Kovács and Doherty’s “Signal Tide” provides a glimpse into life beyond Earth, and the bewildering soundscapes that abound out in the cosmos. For those who need to brush up on their satellite trivia, the famed LES-1 is an experimental satellite built […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *