‘sound of glass’ by bohyun yoon, 2004

sound of glass is a musical instrument created by korean artist bohyun yoon which creates a variety of different sounds when played with. the helmet is a single piece of molded glass that has a concave recess on its underside and a hallow ring around the top with a single spout. the helmet can be filled with water and produces sounds when rubbed tapped or poured into another helmet. yoon created a short film of that featured the glass helmet worn and played by different individuals including the artist. the sound the helmet makes is varied based on the user’s hand size, the amount of water and their moments.

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bohyun yoon: sound of glass ‘sound of glass’ by bohyun yoon, 2004

bohyun yoon: sound of glass ‘sound of glass’ by bohyun yoon, 2004 (color video with sound, 4 minutes)

bohyun yoon: sound of glass ‘sound of glass’ by bohyun yoon, 2004 (color video with sound, 4 minutes)

bohyun yoon: sound of glass ‘sound of glass’ by bohyun yoon, 2004 (color video with sound, 4 minutes)