Jason Sweeney

Crowdsourcing the quiet

In this uncharacteristically quiet talk, artist and sound innovator Jason Sweeney offers an aural picture of the city. In 2012, he was awarded a TED City2.0 Prize for the creation of the new participatory online, sound-based and composition project Stereopublic: Crowdsourcing the Quiet—which has now been activated in cities worldwide, including Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Edinburgh, Sheffield, London, Los Angeles and New York. Find out how the soundscape of the city is more complex than first listen.

Aural artist Jason Sweeney, reinventing the urban experience through a crowdsourced public art project. Learn more about Jason Sweeney’s 2012 City 2.0 Award.

TEDCity2.0 2013 Conference

New York City, USA  ·  September 2013

Dream me. Build me. Make me real. On September 20, 2013, TEDCity2.0 took place at the TimesCenter in New York City. Co-curated and co-hosted by Chris Anderson, John Cary and Courtney Martin, the event surfaced stories of urban ingenuity and interdependence from across the globe, and featured an unexpected mix of over 20 speakers... More Info

TEDCity2.0 2013 Conference
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