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Der Geruch des Universums / Audio piece on vinyl

Der Geruch des Universums
Der Geruch des Universums

»The Smell of the Universe« is an acoustic picture book released on a 10'' vinyl record. More than one hundred people (experts as well as common people) have been asked about how the universe smelled. Since there is no definite answer to this question, everyone had to create his personal understanding. Talking about smells, we actually describe the odor carriers, situations or moods.
Spoken by the actor Robert Besta these collected descriptions almost become tangible creating images in the mind of the listener.
Six selected interviews with experts (e.g. an astronaut, synaesthete, and astronomer) accompany every record.



Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe

Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe, Germany

Bea Stach,
Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe