5000 Calls at RMIT Gallery, Melbourne

Sound Bites City showcases the new RMIT University Sound Art Collection, the first dedicated sound art collection in an Australian university. The exhibtion features 19 works by Australian and international sound artists including Susan Philipsz’s We’ll All Go Together, Sonia Leber and David Chesworth’s 5000 Calls, and Bill Fontana’s Kirribilli Wharf

Visitors are invited to stroll through a purpose-built circular structure housing a 16 channel speaker system, designed by RMIT's Spatial Information Architecture Laboratory (SIAL).

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Sound Bites City
RMIT Gallery
Melbourne, Australia
4 September to 19 October 2013

Image: 5000 Calls on Shoemakers' Footbridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2003
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