by steve roden

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originally released as a 24 page color catalog w/ cd
edition: 1500
art center college of design / new plastic music

this works contains a field recording of the installation 'ear(th)', which was a collaboration with two scientists from cal tech. the installation consisted of an 8′ x 16′ x 24′ wooden structure with 80 robots on the roof that would strike glockenspiel bars based on data translating an image of an earthquake.

it was comissioned by the williamson gallery at art center college of design.


released January 1, 2005

the publication was funded by a grant from the city of pasadena cultural affairs division and the pasadena arts commission thorugh its annual grant program. the recording of the installation was made by michael raphael.



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steve roden Pasadena, California

steve roden is a visual & sound artist from los angeles,
who pioneered the lowercase style of music; where quiet, usually unheard, sounds are amplified to form complex and rich soundscapes.

his work includes painting, drawing, sculpture, film/video, sound installation, text and performance.
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