anna marinenko connects nature and noise for sound form wave
anna marinenko connects nature and noise for sound form wave
jun 09, 2014

anna marinenko connects nature and noise for sound form wave

anna marinenko connects nature and noise for sound form wave
all images courtesy of anna marinenko





ukrainian designer anna marinenko has drawn a symbolic and visual connection between noise and nature for ‘sound form wave’. while studying outdoor vistas, marinenko observed the aesthetic similarity between the oscillating heights of mountains, trees and skylines and the waveforms of music. she has composed a series of graphic expressions which compare the two otherwise disparate images side-by-side, matching them together into a single picture. reflections of forested areas into rivers and cityscapes mirrored in the water are linked to the undulating linear illustrations of the highs and lows of sound; ocean ripples moving away from a speed boat, tall strands of grass, clouds and boats also correlate to the musical patterns.

anna marinenko nature sound waves
a mountainous landscape reflecting onto the water is matched up to a sound wave

anna marinenko nature sound waves
a city skyline connects to the sound wave

anna marinenko nature sound waves
ocean waves flowing away from a speed boat are pictured beside a noise graphic

anna marinenko nature sound waves
a serene landscape is visually similar to the sound wave

anna marinenko nature sound waves
tall grass strands are compared to the graphic illustration of sound

anna marinenko nature sound waves
mountains and trees are matched up to the wave

anna marinenko nature sound waves
clouds are compared the graphic illustration

anna marinenko nature sound waves
an airplane’s flight path looks like a sound wave

anna marinenko nature sound waves
cityscapes and skylines undulate like the sound wave

anna marinenko nature sound waves
boats reflecting in to the sea are similar to the sound graphic



  • great! idea

    marta says:
  • nice job…. OTB………love to see it function

    manoj says:
  • seems a huge truth has been hiding in plain sight. (((hello waveforms)))

    glenn sparks says:
  • a very superficial idea based solely on some reflection symmetry

    rick says:
  • What is this? A joke? No…really… at second thought it is really a joke.

    Julian says:
  • I want to hear the sound.

    janetta says:
  • Now you can find more my Nature Soundwaves here

    Anna marinenko says:
  • Anna, did you license your images for use by Landr (digital audio tools) for their Facebook promotions, or did they just ‘use’ them?

    John says:

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