War Machines As Sonic Instruments
Ever thought a tank or drone could be used towards art? In this video we watch exactly this at the Berlinische Galerie, with many archetypal war machines being used as unique audiovisual instruments.
The privacy concern associated with the use of drones is a primary inspiration for Nik Nowak, exhibiting a microphone-attached drone that emits the captured audio throughout the room, from private conversations to casual footsteps.
Check out Nowak’s “soundtank“.