Resonance

2024

Published by CUAG

Digital

Free

978-1-4884-0034-6

Featuring texts by Ellen Waterman and Sandra Dyck

This free downloadable PDF surveys Resonance, an exciting experimental project co-produced by Ellen Waterman and CUAG. Ellen commissioned artists to co-create experimental music that resonated with and responded to two CUAG exhibitions: The Baroness Elsa Project and Laura Taler: THREE SONGS.

Resonance is a two-stage project — research-creation and public presentation — that took place from 2021-24. We first engaged artists in testing a community-engaged, equitable model of collaborative work and then continued working with these same artists to deepen their collaboration and refine it for presentation in public.

The artists made beautiful music together — producing a performance afternoon called Cosmic Chemistry and signed music compositions called own home search-find / chez soi cherché-trouvé.

Resonance was funded by the Canada Council for the Arts, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, the Reesa Greenberg Digital Initiatives Fund and Music, Sound, and Society in Canada.

This is an accessible PDF, which means that it is informed by the WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) standard outlined by the W3C. The standard includes such components as contrast, text size, document order, content tagging and alt-text image descriptions. It ensures that low-vision users and users of assistive technologies such as screen readers can have unhindered reading experiences and access the PDF’s content.

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