Arabidopsis Symphony

The hidden dynamics of an ordinary plant sprouts in a multi-layered composition

Name

Arabidopsis Symphony

Year

2017

Arabidopsis Symphony explores the capabilities of plants to make music. A plant orchestra created by translating growth data into sound. 

The composition is based on the inner world of plants: the hormonal balance that is being monitored. By using this data and translating it into music, the feeling of the plant world is translated into a tangible form, instead of measuring or describing it.

 

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Tom en Sander van der Krol at the Wageningen University

Arabidopsis Symphony is a collaboration project with the department Plant Physiology of Wageningen University, Falk Hübner and Tanja Busking.

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