CRiSAP is a research centre of the University of the Arts London dedicated to the exploration of the rich complexities of sound as an artistic practice.

Our main aim is to extend the development of the emerging disciplinary field of sound arts and to encourage the broadening and deepening of the discursive context in which sound arts is practised.

Research Feature: Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism 2012

Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism was a postgraduate event that focused on the role of gender in sound-based arts and experimental musics, following on from the Her Noise: Feminisms and the Sonic symposium at Tate Modern in May 2012.
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Member Profile: David Toop

Professor David Toop is a composer/musician, author and curator active in many fields of music, writing and listening practice, particularly improvisation. Currently co-curator of Sculpture events with artist Rie Nakajima, he has appeared on Top of the Pops, exhibited sound installations internationally, and worked with artists including John Latham, John Zorn, Evan Parker, Bob Cobbing, Derek Bailey, Ivor Cutler, Akio Suzuki, Elaine Mitchener, Lore Lixenberg, Alasdair Roberts, Luke Fowler, Henry Grimes, Max Eastley and Camille Norment.
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Blog: Listening Across Disciplines: Perspectives on listening with Human Geographer Dr. Jonathan Prior

Read research project Listening Across Disciplines’ interview with Dr. Jonathan Prior about how and why he listens in his work.
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