December 4, 2006Trimpin
is a renowned sound artist from Seattle, whose recent installation, Sheng High at the Missoula Art Museum
involves a laser scannable wall map of the Milltown Reservoir that can trigger a mechanical pulley that raises and lowers one of numerous large bamboo tubes in a basin of river water, thus forcing air through the bamboo to a reed, which then elicits a sound or a whole series of them. Read more about in the Missoula Independent
or the Missoulian
. Or attend a lecture by Caitlin DeSilvey, a cultural geographer working on Milltown histories, December 5, at 7p.m. at the MAM.