Mira Calix: by beings in two places at once

Award-winning artist and composer Mira Calix sheds light on her new sound installation ‘by beings in two places at once’, which was showcased at the Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Arts… Read more

Age of Terror at the Imperial War Museum (2017)

The largest contemporary art exhibition IWM has presented to date, Age of Terror, examines artists’ responses to conflict since the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001. The catastrophic events of… Read more

What happened at the London PX launch event

On Wednesday evening, in the heart of bustling east London, special guests were invited to the official UK launch event of PX, Bowers & Wilkins first noise cancelling headphone. Taking… Read more

Duxford’s DX17 sound sculpture by Nick Ryan, supported by Bowers & Wilkins

2017 marks the centenary of Imperial War Museums (IWM) and 100 years since work began to create RAF Duxford. To commemorate this landmark occasion I was commissioned to create a… Read more

Our top 5 WOMAD 2017 artists

The grass has recovered from last year’s party, and now the stage is set for a wondrous weekend of music, arts and dance. WOMAD festival 2017 is back, and so… Read more

Bowers & Wilkins Sound System returns

On a Monday evening in East London, a small pub reverberated from the wizardry of a world-class DJ – and a legendary sound system. In an exclusive preview event, and… Read more

IWM People Power

People Power: Fighting for Peace

IWM Historian Matt Brosnan gives an overview of the new exhibition Throughout its history, IWM has explored war and conflict since 1914 from all angles. So it seems appropriate that… Read more

Jeremy Deller - Playback Room

Playing records in Wolfgang Tillmans’ Playback Room
with Jeremy Deller

The Playback Room, centrepiece of the current Wolfgang Tillmans’ exhibition at London’s Tate Modern features a high-end stereo system that includes a pair of 800 D3 speakers. Conceived as a… Read more

The extraordinary National Sound Archive

As well as housing the largest collection of books in the country, the second largest in the world, the British Library is home to the National Sound Archive, which consists… Read more