First Sound, Last Sound, 2022

two steel tuning forks, wooden platform, resonance chamber, with performers in white costume

3m x 32.5cm x 15cm each, 30m x 5.75m

20 minutes

Carriageworks, Sydney


Photo: Zan Wimberley


Performers: Trae Allen, Omer Backley-Astrachan, Eugene Choi, Alex Craig, Ryuichi Fujimura and Keia McGrady

Performance Coordinator: Lisa Myeong-Joo

The tuning forks were developed and produced by Matthew Mewburn and the blacksmiths at Eveleigh Works in consultation with Damien Ricketson, Conservatorium of Music, The University of Sydney and Glenn Thompson, Exhibition Manager, Carriageworks