“Airspace: The Interface of Biodigital Communication” presented by Polli


Session Title:

  • Atmospheres and Ecologies

Presentation Title:

  • Airspace: The Interface of Biodigital Communication




  • This paper investigates how sound transmission can contribute to the public understanding of climate change within the context of the Poles. How have such transmission-based projects developed specifically in the Arctic and Antarctic, and how do these works create alternative pathways in order to help audiences better understand climate change? The author has created the media project Sonic Antarctica from a personal experience working in Antarctica. The work combines soundscape recordings and sonifications with radio-style audio interview excerpts. This work will be examined in the context of the other sound transmission science and art works.

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