Jana Winderen



New York, Stillspotting, Guggenheim/Unsound festival 10 - 14 August 2012

10th August Jana went to New York to make under water recordings at selected sites to collect material for the forth coming project in collaboration with Unsound festival and Stillspotting project by Guggenheim Museum the 9th October curated by David van der Leer at the Guggenheim Museum in collaboration with the Unsound festival / Lawrence Kumpf and Andy Battaglia.

She listened into the noise problems of New York from an underwater perspective.

View images, links and sounds here as she starts to collect material for this project at this page.

Find links to information of where and when you find various species of fish in the New York City area at the site by Department of Environmental Conservation here.

Find an article from the Acoustic Ecology Institute on how whales relaxed in shipping lull after 9/11 here.

Recording sites for both underwater and air recordings:

11th August, Rockaway and Breezy point:




Marine Parkway Bridge:


Central Park:



12th August North Brooklyn Boat Club from a canoe with Willis Elkins:












13th August, The Bronx:







The recording trip was supported by MIC.

and the Norwegian Consualte in NYC.




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