practice #1: preliminary research

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practice #1
preliminary research
sunday, july 24th, 7pm, free entry
at 820plaza
please arrive on time.

an exercise in restraint, sound artist mikael tobias tailors three short sets exploring the psychoacoustic properties of elemental sound and it’s interaction with physical space. meditative in process, tobias shifts filters, frequencies and spacial characteristics of sound in tectonic drifts in an effort to zone in on affective resonances, both physical and emotional. embracing sound as an extension of the material environment, participants are invited to observe, either actively or passively, the ways in which a sonic backdrop can catalyze alterations in their mental states.

there will be short breaks between each set and a chance for discussion at the end of the third set.

528hz

 

casual entertainment

internet canvas %22it must be nice%22

Fading signs

INTERNET call now

Mini bikes goodbye

mini bikes goodbye

what was my room


2 3

Submissive mirror

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Silence evaporates like puddles

Clay left until it cracks

Pointless to stay

Strange to walk away

 

Who am I to say regret exists

There are tears in all our eyes

fence it.

for the internet 1 for the internet 2 for the internet 3

pieces of time

for the internet

the roof is the sky

dark tummel stairs to the roof

horizontal and vertical pillars

shadowed by curtained walls

3 wheeled bicycle

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jerry can, sandy beach

 

tricycle, chair

 

Pile up

for internet cones 1 for internet cones 2CONES

patches

for the internet orange for the internet triangle

Rusty

for the internet rustyfor the internet rusty 2

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OLD SPACES

for internet 4 for internet 3

In the dark

for internet 2 for internet 1

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SCRAPPERS DELIGHT

LAYOUT SIDE ONE copy

Lazer wood-cut

cardboard 2015 inverse woodblock cardboard 2015 normal woodblock

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door

door

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teal and rust

teal and rust (online version) teal and rust 2

Thoughts like dust

On a dirt road

Hung in the air

Particles moving apart

The chaos that will ensue

That is correct

glass

pink shades (online version) morning static (online version)

The West

teal wall 6 (online version) teal wall 3 (online version) teal wall 5 (online version)

A man on a plane told me that he preferred the west because the twilight lasted longer. I understood what he meant but I think I prefer the sunlight as long as possible.

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somewhere in the middle

teal container (online version) two steps back

ones and zeros

zero 2 (online version)zero (online version)  1 (online version) me in combination with everything else

throwing down some dirty shapes

container wall 2 (online version)wall white square (online version)geometric vent (online version) white wall bolts (online version) faded wood squares (online version) wood brick cement (online version) wood line dark (online version) simple door plug and white wall(online version)pale northern bleached colors

bruised by abandoned scars

the weight of space

Raft 2014

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Summer days

summer 2014up by the tracksfence 2014 for the interentclothes line
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summer days milling about

the alleys and backyards that

stretch on like a secret maze

always changing

never the same

 

Summer Styles

garage door 2014 35mm summer 2014 bike

TV static

TV Static 1 TV static 2

wood

wood holes copy

mini-chip ghosty

robot

robot

 

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Feel the Fabric

Alley_2014 Amy script 2014 Birds 2_2013

right angles and depth

shallow blacks

 

 

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fish scales

fish scales wakefield shoe 2014

boat hulls

blinds 2014 bottom of boat 2014 double exposure 2014 1

moths

moths street art

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cone

cone 2 cone 1

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chairs on the water

IMG_7068nothing is perfect yet some imperfections are the most beautiful.

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The one thousand can bet

pbr cans 2 pbr cans 1I succeeded.  The count was affirmed.

locker life

locker1 locker2.5 locker4 locker3 locker2

cardboard

cardboard2014

river piano

denispiano pianochair

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a yellow sign on a grey wall

wood holesyellow diamonds

 

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Ouija

letters

 

superstitious

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hang it all out

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day and night

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bumz

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splat

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the hunt

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cloud becomes your fan

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winterscope

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bike gang

when alcove comes to montreal.

bike gang

bike gang wheels