Erwin Stache - O-Tonbuffet 2
  Year :   2000
  Location :   Germany
  Worktype :   Installation
  Info :   German pavilion, Expo 2000

  Work Details  
  Saxonian dialect was klangliches raw material for this music machine. Tables with all kinds of articles invite similarly a conventional Buffets to the self serving. All articles present at the table are fastened with cords, which go through the desk top through, and release with the raising of contacts, which head for a complex electronic sound program. The board consists of 9 segments. Each segment is arranged different, both by the sound and by the kind and selection of the articles. Each table contains a special topic. The articles are sorted according to form, material, origin and history. With the raising of the articles one hears noises and sounds, which caused these or which in a certain connection to the objects. The microphone was used as acoustic magnifying glass. The articles tell sense-figurativy something of their origin,