Creative Research into Sound Arts Practice (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: Listening as method for collaborative and inclusive Creative Curricula

The project aims to engage a broad LCC community in Deep Listening practice, to enrich participants' knowledge of listening across disciplines and to incorporate this practice in the curricula beyond the discipline of Sound Arts.

Member Profile: Angus Carlyle

Angus Carlyle is a researcher at CRiSAP at the University of the Arts, London, where he is Professor of Sound and Landscape. The title of his Professorship indicates the broad terrain that he is curious about exploring; he is also interested in how sound operates with other media, and how different media forms relate to questions of memory and the potentially productive tensions between the ‘artistic’ and the ‘documentary’. His creative work frequently involves collaboration.

Blog: The complete Listening Across Disciplines II radio series available on Mixcloud

Over the last two months the Listening Across Disciplines II team have been broadcasting a weekly radio series on Resonance FM, sharing their research into listening as a professional practice, diagnostic strategy and investigative method.