Individual Project

The Singing Building

Helicopter, The Hague (NL)

Channa Boon presents the performance 'The Singing Building' during the UNPLUGGED Festival at Artist Collective and Project Space Helicopter.

About 'The Singing Building'

Channa Boon presents the live performance 'The Singing Building' in a school building designed by architect Sjoerd Schamhart. During the performance, the perception of buildings as sounding bodies is experienced and translated by an occasional choir formed by the audience.

“….Normally a building is just there, or you think it’s just there, but actually it is never ‘just there’ because buildings silently make sound and buildings silently sing. This evening this building has the chance to actually make its song heard, through you…” (…)