Klangkunst (1996) [German]

24 April 2015, dusan

Catalogue for the landmark sound art festival, Sonambiente – Festival für Hören und Sehen, held in August-September 1996 in Berlin.

The festival, “was part of the Academy of Arts’ tricentennial celebration and presented the most comprehensive survey to date of contemporary international sound art. During the four weeks of that festival, some 50,000 visitors experienced works by more than 100 participating artists at more than 20 venues in Berlin’s Mitte district.” (source)

Edited by Akademie der Künste, Berlin, and Helga de la Motte-Haber
Publisher Prestel, Munich, 1996
ISBN 3791316990, 9783791316994
303 pages
via VP

Festival website


PDF (69 MB, no OCR)
Video documentary (50 min, MOV, 115 MB), English transcript (PDF, both links updated on 2019-1-3)

For more on sound art see Monoskop wiki

4 Responses to “Klangkunst (1996) [German]”

  1. skc on April 24, 2015 2:55 pm

    Doc link is broken. Would love to see this.

  2. dusan on April 24, 2015 6:17 pm

    It should be working now.

  3. banban on January 2, 2019 8:46 pm

    Documentary and English transcript are down, could you please fix it?

  4. dusan on January 3, 2019 10:36 am


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