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: In The Shadow of the Silent Mountain

Angus Carlyle’s album released in 2016 ”In The Shadow of the Silent Mountain,” published by the German record label Gruenrekorder[https://www.gruenrekorder.de/?page_id=15382], emerged from an intermittent three year project exploring Spring in the range of Southern Italian mountains located in the Picentini national park.
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Member Profile: Kate Carr

Kate Carr's work is centred on investigating the intersections between sound, place and subjectivity. As part of this work she has ventured from tiny fishing villages in northern Iceland, explored the flooded banks of the Seine surrounding a nuclear power plant, recorded in rural South Africa, and in the wetlands of southern Mexico. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wire, The Quietus and The Guardian. It has also been played on the radio on stations ranging from various channels of the BBC, to independent stations in Estonia, and can be found on the labels Helen Scarsdale (US), Rivertones (UK), Soft (France) 3Leaves (Hungary) Galaverna (Italy) as well as on her own label Flaming Pines. Kate is Australian and lives in London.
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News: The knotty politics of field recording

Mark Peter Wright's new book Listening After Nature is reviewed by Ilia Rogatchevski for The Quietus
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