Macbeth Morse

Sound Installation, 2005 / ongoing

The piece is created by translating passages from Shakespeare’s Macbeth into Morse code, installing and broadcasting them on FM and SW radio frequencies. The work addresses Language as a hybrid system by translating one of its richest creations into the most elemental rendition, while retaining its melodramatic tone. Over the years different sections/renditions of Macbeth Morse have been installed and broadcast at media festivals and galleries across the world —for all the puzzled sailors and nightly listeners...