Poet Tree - Árvore da Poesia

The Poet Tree by Victor Gama
Each cymbal is a poet
designed as a music score
a webapp to access poetry from living poets of the Portuguese speaking countries
poetry webapp allows visitors to play the cymbals and read, listen to a poem

Songs

A piece for acrux in four movements represents the Dikenga, a cosmogram. Music by Victor Gama
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The Tree Series is part of PangeiArt 's current focus on developing content driven public art installations with unique mobile interactive application
  • The Tree Series
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'Poet Tree - Árvore da Poesia' is an interactive artwork and an innovative public library dedicated to contemporary poets from Portuguese-speaking countries around the world.

Commissioned by the Municipality of Oeiras in Portugal this public sound art installation designed by Victor Gama, invites visitors and passersby to revel in the contemporary poetry of writers, from countries as diverse as Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Portugal, Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Príncipe, Macau and East Timor, generation on generation, in conversation with one another.

article posted by:Victor Gama, PangeiArt

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