Humboldt-Box Berlin: [sound] Listening to the World

In “[sound] Listening to the World” at Humboldt-Box Berlin, sounds are staged in the form of an exhibition. usomo is part of it, making it possible, for example, to immerse into oriental soundscapes with music from Arabia of the last hundred years.

“Sound reaches us directly, and yet it is fleeting. As a vibrant process of exchange it triggers deep emotions. Sound challenges and moves us – in every culture, and in every era. Our world is only revealed as a whole through vibrations, noise, tones, sound, music and speech.” Continue reading on humboldtforum.com

Humboldt-Box, Berlin
22/03 – 16/09/18

OF LIONS AND MEN. Exhibition at Ritter Butzke

usomo supported a project by students of Filmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf and Universität der Künste Berlin. The exhibition Of Lions and Men was a visual and audio-immersive journey through the African bush – a unique experience of image, space, and sound.

Ritter Butzke, Berlin
14th to 17th of October, 2017

Most Wanted Music

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Sound & Space: Exploring the Depths of Spatial Sound and New Media Experiences

3D audio technologies are rapidly entering all kinds of media. Virtual reality applications are only the most recent area where spatial sound gained much popularity, and many other fields have been using spatial sound since many years, e.g. music composition, production and live performances, theater, exhibition design, sound art, film, and radio drama. Hence, different perspectives on spatial sound have been developed, even on key concepts and ideas. What is spatial sound? Why should we care? Which kinds of sonic spaces can be designed, and how do they relate? What is the purpose of using spatial sound? What are the various approaches to create spaces and narrative places? How does the spatiality of sound help us to make sense of our media experiences? Read more…

Run by the Berlin Music Commission, MOST WANTED: MUSIC (MW:M) is the event for the professional music- and creative industry. mwm-berlin.de

Panel Sound & Space
Wednesday, 8th of November 2017
5:30 to 6:10 pm

Speakers
STEFFEN ARMBRUSTER, Founder & CEO, usomo
MARIE HAVEMANN, Composer, Sound Designer, Audio Engineer, Viciousonic, Sandbox Interactive
JOHANNES SCHERZER, Sound Scenographer, MNTN

Moderator
THOMAS KOCH, Project Manager Audio, Researcher, Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institut HHI

Most Wanted Music 2017, Berlin
7th to 9th of November 2017

International Sound Awards 2017: Winner

usomo is the winner in two categories: Research & Development and Digital Product Sound Design. The award ceremony took place in Hamburg on the 21st of September, 2017.

The award is granted by the Audio Branding Academy.

International Sound Awards: Shortlist

We are happy to be nominated for the International Sound Awards 2017 – in two categories: Research & Development and Digital Product Sound Design.

The Audio Branding Academy is granting the award for the fifth time: after New York, Oxford, Moscow, and Berlin for the first time in Hamburg, on the 21st of September, 2017, during the Reeperbahn Festival at Gruenspan.

Stage Set Scenery

On invitation of Stage Set Scenery, Steffen Armbruster presented usomo at the Sound Lab, where the audio system was experienceable live. Afterwards, an audience discussion took place.

Stage Set Scenery, Berlin
18th to 20th of June, 2017

V2_ Lab for the Unstable Media

In a four-day-workshop with usomo at V2_, you can realise your own ideas with the spatial sound system. If you are a sound designer, media artist, game designer, augmented reality developer, or interested in spatial sound in any way, go ahead and apply at V2_ until the 15th of May, 2017.

More information on v2.nl or usomo.de.

V2_ Lab for the Unstable Media, Rotterdam
23rd to 26th of May, 2017, 10am to 9pm

Bosch Connected World 2017

We were invited to present usomo at Bosch Connected World 2017. We had an inspiring time, discussing different ways of making use of usomo in the Internet of Things.

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For Kusser Granitwerke at BAU Munich

The Austrian advertising agency Fredmansky commissioned usomo to do a sound installation for Kusser Granitwerke at BAU 2017. With the immersive audio system, it was possible for the visitors to dive into the Kusser granite worlds.

BAU 2017, Munich
16th to 21st of January, 2017

Mobile Demo Kit

usomo is now mobile. With our new small demo kit, you can experience usomo live at your office or studio.

Interested? Let us know!