The installation “silence compass” interacts with the acoustics of other places over a distance.
The compass indicates the direction of the most silence in realtime, pointing to the „silent elsewhere” in the urban noise floor, the place where to go to experience silence.

technics: The place of the greatest silence is identified by sound level meters. There signal is sent over a mobile network connection to the silence compass in the center of the city.

materials: metal needle, acrylic glass, electronics, microcomputer