Hysteria

Hysteria

Aug 3, 2018

Concrete tower and sound object. Hysteria listens to internet audio and parses it with the open-source CMU Sphinx2 speech recognition engine. It then plays those sounds it has identified as laughter.

Transcript: Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha.

Signal

Signal

Aug 8, 2011

Computer controlled bank of signal generators that speaks by modulating sine waves to match the frequencies of the human voice. Each voice consists of 4 generators, each of which produce waves within a different band of frequencies. Signal sings out a text of its own composition.