Ventures in Light & Sound
12 March 2013

Ventures in Light & Sound

Tuesday 12 March | 6:30pm

Join two special guest speakers as they provide their interpretations on PICA’s current exhibitions.
David Blair, Winthrop Professor, The University of Western Australia & Director of The Australian International Gravitational Research Centre, will respond to the use of light in Ross Manning’s practice, and will share his research into light and gravity in Einstein’s universe.
Nicholas Bannan, Associate Professor in Music Education, School of Music, The University of Western Australia, will highlight the tradition of throat-singing as demonstrated in Michele Theunissen’s videos, and will uncover this practice along with ideas centred on polyphonic sound.
These fascinating illustrated lectures will appeal to lovers of art, music and science, traversing artwork, theory and experience!

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