sound + site + situational research
sound + site + situational research
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My contribution a to the North American Phonographic Mornings series
Twilight on the Alberta Plains
While going through my backlog of raw material, I rediscovered some unused material that could be edited slightly and published as short vignettes in the form of my early ‘location sound films‘. This new series I’m calling Locus Sensum or sense of place. Locus Sensum is an ongoing series based on […]
Locus Sensum : location sound vignettes
Reflections on a January-February 2017 residency at Platform in Vaasa Finland where I investigated and observed the relations between ice and culture.
Bothnia ice flows : Platform residency
kom-pohst is a three part radio work by Eamon Sprod, Simon Whetham and myself commissioned by ABC RN’s Creative Audio Unit for Soundproof.
kom-pohst : by Eamon Sprod, John Grzinich, Simon Whetham
Sound and image essay for the Portuguese magazine 'Wrong Wrong'
totems of linearity
Documentation from an environmental sound installation of an array of aeolian wind harps
aeolian wind harp installation
Workshop held from October 27th - 30th, 2016 labeled a 'Sound Field Lab' which was organized and hosted by Malakta Art Factory, in Malax Finland.
Malakta sound field lab
Quick review of the Tascam DR-100MKIII portable digital recorder with original audio recording samples.
Tascam DR-100MKIII quick review
A new release available from Cronica. Extended recordings of the large resonant water tower.
Prevailing Wind, Tangled Under : web release
A short interview with me by Aleksandra Jach of the Urban Ecology project of Lodz has been posted on The Anthropocene Index.
interview: listening as a means to reconnect with the environment
In early April 2016 I had the good fortune to visit to Iceland at the invitation of SkÃ¡lar | Sound Art | Experimental Music. The visit was intended to be a quick orientation and research trip to eastern Iceland and yet it turned out to be much more.
Skálar visit, Seyðisfjörður Iceland
'transduction twentyfifteen', a short film featuring sound recordings by: John Grzinich, Simon Whetham, Eamon Sprod, Jim Haynes, Rostislav Rekuta, Dawn Scarfe and Yiorgis Sakellariou.
transduction twentyfifteen : short film
A compilation CD featuring works by many of the artists who participated in the 2014 Soundplay festival
Soundplay Festival 2014, compilation CD
Report from a field recording workshop made at the Warsaw Center for Contemporary Art
sound observations: critical listening and reflection on field recording
John Grzinich interviewed by Miguel Isaza for the Sonic Field website.
Interview on Sonic Field
Curonia is a film that focuses on sound and listening to the landscape around Nida on the Lithuanian coast
Curonia : film : 2015
interview with John Grzinich conducted by Leandro Pisano for the article "The Third Soundscape".
the third soundscape: interview
Videos and field recording made at an abandoned water tower in Estonia
portrait of a sounding object
Report of a sound workshop given in Bergen Norway by John Grzinich
Place and Displacement : site-specific responses through sound
Artist project residency for the Technical Unconscious project in Porto Portugal
audiblehabitus : cooperativa
'Listening in Context' film and project made during the Sound Development City artist expedition in 2014
Listening in Context : Sound Development City 2014
Report from the 'Sounding Gdansk' workshop held during the Soundplay festival in Gdansk Poland, June 2014
Sounding Gdansk : exploring urban locations and interventions
Interview with Estonian curator and art critic Indrek Grigor for the online pan-baltic art journal Echo Gone Wrong
thoughts on the notion of “sound art”
"trace effects, crystalline particles" is the first piece in a series of works made from a single camera shot and a single audio (field) recording. No generative or digital effects were used in the recording or editing process.
trace effects, crystalline particles (audio-visual piece)
Workshop report from the 2013 Tsonami sound art festival in Valparaiso Chile
Sounding Spaces workshop : Tsonami Arte Sonoro
Notes and recordings from the Sound Tectonics in Athens, November 2013
Sound Tectonics workshop, Athens : Edition #1
A large scale exhibition looking back at the history of sound art in Estonia, which includes some of my past works.
KUMU presents: Out of Sync. Looking Back at the History of Sound ...
The Sensing Sonospace workshop held at the LAK festival in Copenhagen, explored our awareness of sound and space, and how we can creatively use sound to redefine that space and actively shape our listening experience.
Sensing Sonospace workshop, LAK festival
Report from a short performance tour in the Ukraine sponsored by Monochrome Vision.
Monofest, Ukraine tour 2013
Special web release of a 64 minute field recording made in a forest in Estonia, July 2013
Forest solitude, early evening in July
Further reflections on loudness, a response to Yiorgis Sakellariou for the Field Reporter.
further reflections on loudness
'if memory should serve us again...' ambient sound composition.
if memory should serve us again… composition
Workshop held in Prague where we explored a series of combinations and intersections between drawing, gesture and sonic representation.
sound lines / drawing scores workshop