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At this year's edition of Art Unlimited, Samson Young will debut Canon (as you set out for Ithaka, hope the voyage is a long one), an artwork comprised of a sound installation and a series of drawings.

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At this year's edition of Art Unlimited, Samson Young will debut Canon (as you set out for Ithaka, hope the voyage is a long one), an artwork comprised of a sound installation and a series of drawings. Songs of migrating birds in distress – collected with the help of bird rehabilitators from Marsa Matruh in Egypt – are beamed with a Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) in a straight line, from a …

At this year's edition of Art Unlimited, Samson Young will debut Canon (as you set out for Ithaka, hope the voyage is a long one), an artwork comprised of a sound installation and a series of drawings. Songs of migrating birds in distress – collected with the help of bird rehabilitators from Marsa Matruh in Egypt – are beamed with a Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) in a straight line, from a first location to a second, over a long distance (approximately 150 meters). At the second site, which takes on the rough appearance of a fenced off public park, birdsongs seems to emerge from …

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