Sound Of Cities

The best way to experience a city is to listen to it. Start in the concrete jungles of New York and make your way to London, where many a musician has penned a song in its honour. Or lose yourself in the bustling night market in Thailand – the choice is up to you. Sound of Cities is a series that weaves a symphony of city sounds and its marvelous melodies, creating one-of-a-kind audio sculptures you’ll want to listen to over and over again.

How Techno Became The Soundtrack Of A Unified Berlin

Techno has always conjured up the image of Berlin, and Berlin has always sounded like techno.

Hong Kong’s Natural Orchestra Is Pretty ‘Green’

A virtual sound map and library reveals a different side to the Asian megacity that is Hong Kong – one that is far removed from its image of a concrete jungle.

Melodies Of The Big Apple

A metropolitan famous for its iconic skyline, New York City is also indescribably shaped by the sounds that permeate from its streets and boroughs.

The Musical Memories Of Old Beijing

The Shijia Hutong Museum in Beijing is taking visitors on a journey through the city’s past via an innovative sound installation by artist Colin Siyuan Chinnery, which replays distinctive sounds of daily life from decades long ago.

The Melodic Cacophony Of Thailand’s Operatic Markets

As an immersive multi-screen installation, "Opera Of Kard" transported audiences into the bustling markets of northern Thailand. Artist Arnont Nongyao reveals more about his audio visual work, which was seen at the Singapore Biennale 2019.