pixel_lab, Modular Acoustic Formant System workshop

Workshop by Halldór Úlfarsson and Þráinn Hjálmarsson. 

Halldór Úlfarsson and Þráinn Hjálmarsson are members of Lornalab. Halldor is a visual artist and designer and Þráinn a composer. Together they have developped acoustic instruments with the help of new fabrication tools, such as laser cutters and 3d printers. For this workshop they will present a device they created, which purpose is to measure the acoustic properties of different objects in order to collectively produce audio filters using the Vowel software. Read More & Sign-up



Protocol: Introduction to the system with 1 hour lecture. 3 hours of group work (6-10 students, 2-3 per group) of investigating and experimenting with the system.

Resources needed: Class room or meeting room. Modular filtering system developed by Halldór Úlfarsson and Þráinn Hjálmarsson. Active speaker and mixer, computer with Audacity installed.

Technologies: Modular filtering system, computer with Audacity