Join us for Tarek Atoui’s Fall Residency Workshops

Workshops Details:

With Alan Affichard

Date: Saturday, 27 November 2021
Timings: 10:00 am–11:00 am
Languages: English

Participants are invited to explore sound through instruments installed at Al Hamriyah from sound artist Tarek Atoui’s recent exhibition Cycles in 11 as well as tactilely experiment with divers’ sound devices and objects alongside their acoustic properties within the space. 

Intro to Sound Synthesis and Performance with Max/MSP
With Jad Atoui and Anthony Sahyoun

Date: Sunday, 28 November 2021
Timings: 8:00 pm–9:30 pm
Languages: English
This beginner to intermediate level workshop will introduce students to the fundamentals of working with real-time audio in Max/MSP. The course will cover an introduction to sound programming practices, understanding of how Max/MSP work and the beginning of an electro-acoustic live performance setup using Max. 

Lighthub Sharjah: A Light-Sound Walk and Presentation
Workshop and Presentation
With Boris Shershenkov

Date: Monday, 13 December 2021
Timings: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm, presented the next day at 4:00-4:30 pm
Languages: English

The purpose of this workshop is to investigate the relationship between technogenic light streams and our auditory perception of them, and to perform a cartographic sound piece that would create a three-dimensional light portrait of the selected areas in unique sound pieces, allowing us to directly hear how the urban environment is changing under the assault of new technologies.