Foster & Partners, Meyer Sound: Sound as Invisible Architecture | RESONATE

“We can create spaces that will take people into environments that they’ve never experienced…” -John Meyer

reSITE sits down with Michael Jones, senior partner at London-based Foster + Partners, along with experts from Meyer Sound, including founders John and Helen Meyer and senior engineer/project director John Pellowe to talk sound and space at RESONATE. Michael Jones delves into the challenges of designing the Bloomberg building, while Meyer Sound experts explain the “invisible architecture” of their Constellation Acoustic System. RESONATE: Thinking Sound & Space was a conference on architecture, art and sound. It took place on 12 February 2018 at MAAT Museum, Lisbon, Portugal in collaboration with Meyer Sound. Video co-produced by reSITE & Canal 180

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