SPATIAL Sommer Lab Staňkovice

5 July, 2024 to 29 July, 2024

We invite you to the second edition of the Summer Laboratory of Spatial Sound in North Bohemia!

SPATIAL sommer lab take place from 5 to 29 July 2024 at the National House in Ústí nad Labem and at the cultural and residential centre

Löblhof & Artgrund in Staňkovice.

Thanks to collaboration with OTTOsonics, Tangible Music Lab, ZiMMT, IEM Graz, spæs - Lab Berlin, FUD a FF UJEP, SVITAVA - transmedia art lab,

we can offer quality educational content, open network of experts and artists and bring a unique program to the participants.

The SPATIAL consists of:

♨ a three-week residency for artists selected through an open call

♨ a symposium on spatial sound open to the public

♨ ambisonic concert MELUSINES presenting the outcomes of the residency on 27.7.

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7.7. Listening to place: Staňkovice / Magdaléna Manderlová (workshop, Staňkovice, registration required);

8.7. Crafting sound in space / Jakob Gille(workshop, National House);

9.7. Ambisonics impulse response measurement and auralization / Manu Mitterhuber (workshop, National House, registration required);

10.7. Sound in gardens / Jan Krtička (workshop, Staňkovice);

11.7. Nothing to hear / Jan Burian (workshop, National House, registration required);

12.7. Phenomenological topology of localization within sonic environments / Martin Nitsche (lecture, National House);

17.7. Grapes – 3D audio control. A tool for creative live spatializing / Felix Deufel (hands-on session,Staňkovice, registration required);

18.7. Mazetools to motion / Jakob Gruhl (hands-on session, Staňkovice, registration required);

19.7. Out of the box: sound installations in 4 landscapes / Jiří Y. Suchánek (lecture, National House);

20.7. Spatial audio instruments / Enrique Tomás (lecture, National house, registration required);

22.7. Multichannel performance with digital devices / Francesco Corvi & Daniele Fabris (hands-on session, National House);

23.7. DIY hardware quadraphonic mixing / Jan Hrubeš (hands-on session, National House);

24.7. Ontology of noise / Vít Pokorný (discussion, National House);

27.7. MELUSINES - Ambisonics concert.

Löblhof is located approximately 20 minutes by car from Ústí nad Labem, for public transport look for connections to the stop 'Staňkovice, rozcestí; district Litoměřice.

Participation in the lectures is free of charge, although registration is required for some.

You can register by sending an email with the subject line "SPATIAL registration" to

𝙥𝙝𝙤𝙣𝙤𝙣.𝙘𝙧𝙚𝙬@𝙜𝙢𝙖𝙞𝙡.𝙘𝙤𝙢, mentioning which workshops and lectures you wish to attend.

We thank the Cultural Center of the city of Ústí nad Labem and Löblhof & Artgrund for their support and cooperation. The project is financially supported by the Ústí Region, the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic, Arts and Theatre institute within the SoundCzech program. This work was created with the financial support of the European Union.

The views expressed here can in no way be considered as the official position of the European Union.

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