a 48-foot long speaker array that plays back a wave of fire sounds across its 48-foot span at speeds of actual wildfires.
Composer: Jon Bellona
Year of Composition: 2019
Instrumentation: Sound Art
Type of Electronics: Fixed
Number of Channels: 16
Video Component: None
The work was installed at the Edith Langley Barrett Art Gallery in Utica, New York and ran Sept. 19 – Dec. 8, 2019.
Wildfire was made possible through the University of Oregon Center for Environmental Futures and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.