Photography and illustration by Michael F. Zbyszynski
Create a nighttime chorus by modifying solar yard lamps.
Much of my creative work as a composer and sound artist relies on multimedia computers to generate and manipulate sound. Unfortunately, this method has a limitation: I need plenty of electricity, preventing me from installing art in parks and outdoor spaces without AC power.
Rather than ignore such opportunities, I started thinking about solar power. It was David Zicarelli (of Max/MSP fame, ...