This talk is part of Bluedot's Audible Silences series, a programme exploring creative uses of the Earth's natural sounds with talks by a variety of contemporary artists.
One of the world's leading sound artists, Jana will talk about her work accessing the sounds of aquatic insects, the ultrasound by rats and her latest project exploring the sonics of permafrost regions. Her presentation will be followed by a live diffusion of a new work.
Jana Winderen is an artist educated in Fine Art at Goldsmiths, University of London with a background in mathematics, chemistry and fish ecology from the University of Oslo. Jana focuses on audio environments and ecosystems which are hard for humans to access, both physically and aurally. Amongst her activities are immersive multi-channel sound installations and concerts which have been performed internationally in major institutions and public spaces in America, Europe and Asia. Winderen lives and works in Oslo.