‘graphics speak’ by weng nam yap ‘graphics speak’ by weng nam yap
sep 25, 2012

‘graphics speak’ by weng nam yap

‘graphics speak’ exhibition by weng nam yap

conceived by malaysian designer weng nam yap, ‘graphics speak’ is about translating visual elements to sound, as it consists of a collection of patterns that can be turned into audible experience. each archetype has its own harmonious composition made by mixing them on a turntable. the installation is contextualized within a darkroom, by broadcasting live video recording of the graphics on an analog television, where the transmitted electromagnetic waves are translated into sound through using a sensor.

every pattern has its own sound and various composition can be made by mixing the patterns on a turntable

project description on a black fabric before entering into the darkroom

sound installation in the darkroom

by broadcasting live video recording of the patterns on the analog television, the transmitted electromagnetic waves will be translated into sound by using a sensor

graphics speak exhibition

various composition can be made by mixing the patterns on a turntable

customed made instrument

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