Bass Bins, Trinity Buoys and Art Historians

Just checked out Bill Fontana’s River Sounding installation at Somerset House and it was boss.

Great example of a sound installation working with architecture.

Bill Fontana lurks beneath

 

There’s speakers positioned here and there in underground passageways around the courtyard making drippy river sounds – and little alcoves with flickering video projections. Then when you penetrate the bizarre central underground passageway there is some serious river sound bass bin action! Ace.

It’s open 7 days a week and it is free.

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