Sound Localities is a project initiated and produced by Ashley L. Wong (LOUDSPKR) as part of a residency with Pépinières pour des jeune artistes and Transcultures. This website belongs to a on-going project called ‘Resonant Cities’ that will launch in Dec 2010 with an exhibition and performances in Mons, Belgium.
Ashley L. Wong is an artist, cultural producer and researcher based in London, UK. Born and raised in Canada, she has a BFA in Digital Image/Sound and the Fine Arts from Concordia University in Montreal and an MA in Culture Industry at Goldsmiths University of London. She has lived and worked in Hong Kong where she was former project manager of Videotage - Media Art Organisation. She is founder of independent arts platform LOUDSPKR and co-founder of international research collective DOXA.
Thanks to all the participants:
Yang Yeung, Sound Pocket, Hong Kong
Jiyeon Kim, Saii, producer of Sound@Media, Seoul
José Luis Espejo, Mediateletipos, Madrid
Philippe Franck, Transcultures, Mons
Julia Eckhardt, Q-O2, Brussels
Stijn Dickel, Aifoon, Ghent
(videos and interviews coming soon.)
(full list coming soon)