Montreal AIM Festival 2015 from Montreal AIM Festival on Vimeo.
AIM is an organization supporting artistic causes and dedicated to becoming a unique Canadian platform for exposing attendees to leading-edge multimedia art from around the globe. With a focus on live performance, interactive multimedia art, sound and digital technologies. AIM offers a non-pretentious new vision of the festival industry.
The sound of empty space from Adam Basanta on Vimeo.
The sound of empty space explores relationships between microphones, speakers, and surrounding acoustic environments through controlled, self-generating microphone feedback.
Amplifying and aestheticizing the acoustic inactivity between technological “inputs” and “outputs” – stand-ins for their corporeal correlates, the ear and mouth – the notion of a causal sound producing object is challenged, and questions are posed as to the status of the ‘amplified’.