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freq_wave Auditory Experience

With Enrico Bettinello and Carl Michael von Hausswolff


Ocean Space
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A freq_wave (freak wave) is a rogue wave, or otherwise a monster wave, killer wave, extreme wave: an unpredictable surface wave that strikes with force and unsettles, at times, large ocean vessels.

Curated by Carl Michael von Hausswolff and co-curated by Alonso Vázquez, freq_wave (on ocean archive) is a sound commission corroborating the work of 84 exceptional artists. As an interactive web-based collaboration, freq_wave acoustically unfolded over three months responding to the seven trajectories outlined in “Territorial Agency: Oceans in Transformation.” The artists, divided into groups of twelve and allocated to specific trajectories, used and generated sounds in a designated frequency range, creating a bathymetric constellation.

freq_wave Auditory Experience brings together Carl Michael von Hausswolff (online) and Enrico Bettinello in a free-spirited session exploring together the depths and heights of this exceptional archive.


Jana Winderen, Finnbogi Petursson, Tommi Grönlund/Petteri Nisunen, PerMagnus Lindborg, Mike Harding, Kent Tankred, BJNilsen, Jacob Kirkegaard, Maia Urstad, Christine Ödlund, Peter Rehberg, Hans-Joachim Roedelius, Zavoloka, Dungeon Acid, Christopher Chaplin, Klara Lewis, Joachim Nordwall, Francisco Meirino, Bethan Kellough, Christina Kubisch, Anna von Hausswolff, Lise-Lotte Norelius, Puce Mary, Nadine Byrne, Chris Watson, Ulf Bilting, Brandon LaBelle, JG Thirlwell, Dark Morph, Yann Novak , Chandra Shukla, Tim Story, Dorit Chrysler, Stephen O’Malley, John Duncan, Okkyung Lee, Maria Chavez, Randall Dunn, Kali Malone, Yan Jun, Kim Ngọc, Gus Ferguson, Jim O’Rourke, Minoru Sato, Bana Haffar, Dickson Dee, Ryoji Ikeda, Basel Abbas/Ruanne Abou-Rahme, James Webb, Lawrence English, Francisco Lopez, Cielo Vargas, Felix Blume, Aoki Takamasa, Jonny Nash/Esmee Geerken, RAMZi, Alice Eldridge, Lisa Schonberg, Asma Ghanem, Yannick Dauby, Von Lichtern, Sun Araw, Manja Ristić, Maia Koenig, Yambe Tam/Dylan Henry Price, Soundwalk Collective, Lary 7, Mark Fell, Robert Crouch, Schneider TM, Scot Jenerik, Thierry Charollais, Tetsuo Furudate, Scanner, Leif Elggren, Tatiana Zobnina/Alonso Vázquez, Daniel Menche, Carl Abrahamsson, Dror Feiler, Mats Lindström, Zachary Paul, Michael Esposito, Adi Newton, and Leonel Vásquez.