dentsu: paint sound sculptures
Dentsu, the world’s largest single-brand agency for almost 40 years, provides a comprehensive range of advertising and marketing services based on our unique “Integrated Communication Design” approach. While continuing to pursue innovation in the digital arena, we are active in the marketing of sports and entertainment content on a global scale.
The creative studio dentsu, teamed up with photographer linden gledhill to create this series
of paint sculptures using sound vibrations. the series was part of a campaign for canon’s
pixma ink printer brand. the photographs and videos begin by wrappinga membrane around
a small speaker. ink drops were placed on this membrane and the speaker was turned on.
once it began to vibrate the ink begins to jump up and down. high-speed video cameras
and still cameras were used to capture this including circling around the sculptures to see
them from all angles. experimenting with different sounds and frequencies created the various