Play: Colour and Sound
Discover works of art through sound
Imagine if a work of art were to make a sound. What sound would it make? See and listen to our video to discover what sounds we thought this work of art might make.
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Is it a loud or quiet work of art? Is it happy or sad? What is it made from? What would it feel like if you were to touch it? Considering these things, now imagine if it could make a sound, what sound would it make? Create a soundscape for this work of art using materials and objects from around your home.
Playing with sound
What sound does this work of art make?
Experiment with sound
Time to play with colour
Collect a range of colourful objects around your home to create an ephemeral (temporary) work of art.
Using exactly the same objects create a different work of art.
Play, colour and sound unite
Create a soundscape for your work of art - experiment with different objects to make a variety of sounds. If you have access to a device, record your sounds using an application such as Keezy. Remix your sounds to create a unique soundscape with overlapping sounds!
What was your inspiration? Which sounds didn't work? What are you going to try next and why?
Playing with colour and sound
Create a work of art from colourful objects
Make a soundscape for your work of art