Touch and see the sound in this room

Chimes is an interactive, audio-reactive experience that translates the sound of a room into digital wind, setting in motion an exploration of space, music and time. The installation invites the viewer to surrender to the interplay of spatial sound, touch, air, movement and noise and to discover ever new facets in a constantly changing environment.

Chimes is an interactive, audio-reactive installation that translates the sound of a room into digital wind, setting in motion and exploration of space, music and time. The physical installation invites the viewer to surrender to the interplay of spatial sound, touch, air, movement and sound and to discover ever new facets in a constantly changing environment.Visitors can digitally touch the installation with their hands and thus change the course of the flow.

Whenever individual spheres touch each other, a sound is created. This unpredictable interaction creates a constantly changing soundscape. The sound of the room is translated into digital wind, setting the spheres of the installation in motion.

This interactive, 3D installation was built using web-technologies including JavaScript, WebGL, Three.js. It is powered by LeapMotion hand tracking.

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