Forbidden Readings

Forbidden Readings is an interactive installation in which the participant manipulates a book presenting a redacted text that is both projected and played back through sound. As the reading goes on, the text is gradually more and more blanked and transformed sonically.

Sound Design of an immersive environment and interactive processing of the voice. Integration in C++.

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Carrefour des arts et des sciences, Université de Montréal

Public presentations

Exhibition « Mauvaises lectures et beaux livres »,
Carrefour des arts et des sciences, Université de Montréal,
Septembre 4th, 2014 to Novembre 31st, 2014.


Production Carrefour des arts et des sciences and Pixiole
Sound Design Dominic Thibault

This installation was inspired by «L’Enfer», a project created by the following persons during the Muséomix Québec 2013 hacketon at the Musée de la civilisation:
Lucie Bélanger,
Lydia Bhérer-Vidal,
Louise Bluteau-Marceau,
Marjorie Champagne,
Sylvie Thivierge,
Stéphane Vakoula et
Maia Wright.

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