Visualizing Music

Light and sound aren’t as fundamentally different as people believe. In terms of physics, light and sound are both described by the same wave equation. Inspired by this underlying physical relationship, ‘Visualizing Music’ dynamically recreates a music recording in light.

The University of Texas at Dallas Sciences building
Visualizing Music – green backlighting – outside main lecture hall
The University of Texas at Dallas Sciences building – back
View from outdoor courtyard – orange backlighting