selected work > Assembling Vestiges

Joe Cruz, BOLT EXPO, Joseph G Cruz, sound art, farside of the moon, picture disk, Chicago Artist Coalition
Sonic translation of the topography of the Farside of the Moon (picture disc detail)
sound installation, vinyl record, album sleeve art

image of the vinyl record

The topography of the Farside of the moon was mathematically translated into frequencies and filtered into three channels; detailed altitude shifts, larger surrounding altitude and average altitude. Data collected from the satellite Kaguya and processed by the National Astronomic Observatory of Japan.