The Roaming Ear Episode 11: Looking Down the Street

Victoria Fenner begins by talking about some of the new directions her podcasts are going to be taking, followed by her piece Looking Down the Street, commissioned by the community arts project Working Jewish Family Stories and Treasures in Hamilton, Ontario.

Victoria composed four pieces in this suite. They were part of a gallery installation at You Me Gallery, James Street North in Hamilton which also featured videos, writings and visual art works.

Victoria's work was imaginatively displayed in an old fashioned radio with four sets of headphones attached to the wall behind it. Inside the radio were four mp3 players which played the sound.  People visiting the art exhibit were invited to sit on comfy living room couches to listen. 

Thanks to Melinda Richter, curator and producer of Working Jewish Family Stories and Treasures. Also to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for funding the project.

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