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Articles Tagged Museum

  • Monday, February 23, 2015
    PSW Staff 02/23/15 02:22 PM,
    Milford, CT-based SH Acoustics has gained a well-earned reputation in the world of sound design for some of the world’s most challenging acoustical spaces. Their most recent project was designing a new sound reinforcement system for the new Canadian Museum for Human Rights located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The combination of open architecture, reflective surfaces, and a plethora of multimedia-based exhibits made the firm the preferred choice as acoustic and audio design consultant. Renkus-Heinz loudspeakers and steerable array systems proved to… View this story
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  • Tuesday, December 23, 2014
    PSW Staff 12/23/14 04:02 PM,
    The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) in Winnipeg, Manitoba, is the first museum solely dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. Mulvey and Banani, located in Toronto, specified a sound reinforcement system featuring Community Professional Loudspeakers to provide visitors with the clarity the museum required. The principal designer was Greg Rushton. Installation was handled by audio visual specialists, Inland Audio Visual Limited, and the project manager was Inland AV’s Barry Carr. The sound system’s primary purpose… View this story
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  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    PSW Staff 04/23/14 01:28 PM,
    A DSP solution from Symetrix is providing powerful processing and Audinate Dante audio networking support for one of Central Jakarta’s leading tourist destinations. The specification of the SymNet Edge open-architecture scalable DSP and related xIn 12 and xOut 12 expansion boxes was the brainchild of leading Indonesian audio supplier and consultant Pt Gracia Auvindo. The high channel count and low latency of Audinate’s Dante media networking solution were important when it came to the Museum of Indonesia’s Constitutional Court (MKRI).… View this story
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  • Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    PSW Staff 04/22/14 02:31 PM,
    Beauty Pill, the musical brainchild of veteran producer and engineer Chad Clark, recently teamed up with the Arlington, Virginia-based Artisphere museum to take on a unique artistic, musical, and sociological experiment. The band set up in a large room inside the museum with a windowed overlook and spent two weeks on display recording an album. Although they went in with racks of borrowed A-list studio gear, their initial recordings fell flat. It was only after Clark stripped everything down to… View this story
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  • Tuesday, July 30, 2013
    PSW Staff 07/30/13 01:55 PM,
    At the National WWII Museum in downtown New Orleans, the US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center now relies on the Meyer Sound CAL column array loudspeaker to tackle the acoustic challenges in its massive vaulted pavilion. Using CAL’s beam-steering technology, New Orleans-based JBA Consulting Engineers has created a system that delivers highly intelligible music and speech while tailoring coverage for the audience size at an event. The US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center is a 36,000-square-foot angular edifice dominated by… View this story
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