Family culture essay

Discharge Noise

Collabriation with

Carina Scwake
Niels Edvardson (sound)


Today’s web-based communication determines our everyday life. But if there would be no electricity it would equal empty media devices; Empty media devices equals no connection to the web. And no connection to the internet means no web-based communication. Discharge noise is an interactive abstract sound installation of the power grid.

The conductive print on the poster, acts as an antenna and can sense the precents of a pearson. The sound is reacting when the poster senses  a person. Distance and touch of the poster has influance on the sound.