Museum Mix Tape (yes there’s more than one damn song that can make me break down and cry)


Daniel Davis, Smithsonian, National Museum of the American Indian, USA

As Arthur C. Clark observed, any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. Today we have a wealth of advanced technology to bring alive visual information but we cannot overlook the importance of sound as a pathway to the heart. For some visitors, an unexpected emotional experience can be magical and can open the other senses. Sound carries emotion. In this lightning talk I propose to create a slide set with music to remind us how powerful sound design can be in creating a meaningful experiences.

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