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25 Musical Art Fusions

From Plush Toy Mosh Pits to Melodic Everyday Objects

— October 7, 2012 — Art & Design
The worlds of music and artistic installation meld with these musical art fusions.

Weather it be adding a facet of interactive design or ironically mashing together videos and installations, these pieces marry the worlds of music and art. More and more musicians are looking to take their musical talent to the next level by experimenting with modernistic elements that make for an additional dimension to already captivating sounds.

The most clear example of this comes from the Montreal MUTEK festival. This event is made up of of ocular spectacles for electronic music fans that go along with the sounds made by burgeoning producers. Featured in this list are stunning depictions of this modernistic phenomenon that is captivating musical art fusions.
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Interactive Dance Parties
Interactive Dance Parties
Arcade Fire's 'Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)' Video is a Riot
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Globetrotting Party Videos
Globetrotting Party Videos
The Calvin Harris and Ne-Yo 'Let's Go' Video is Fun
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Stereotype-Exploring Videos
Stereotype-Exploring Videos
The 'i am OTHER' Channel by Pharrell Williams is a Cultural Movement
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Sound-Generating Hues
Sound-Generating Hues
The Audible Color Project By Hideaki Matsui & Momo Miyazaki is Fascinating
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Crowd-Sourced Music Videos
Crowd-Sourced Music Videos
The Sigur Ros 'Valtari Mystery Film Experiment' Encourages Novelty
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Dynamic Dome Light Shows
Dynamic Dome Light Shows
Romain Tardy & Thomas Vaquié Create a Stunning Video Projection Show
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Interactive Music Videos
Interactive Music Videos
The Matchbox Twenty 'She's So Mean' Clip Can be Moved Around with a Mouse
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3D Tech-Infused Music Videos
3D Tech-Infused Music Videos
The Maccabees ‘In The Dark’ Performance for VEVO is Artfu
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Nouveau Renaissance Music Shorts
Nouveau Renaissance Music Shorts
The Alt-J 'Tessellate' Video Modernizes Raphael Paintings
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Electro-Rocking Rhythm Robots
Electro-Rocking Rhythm Robots
Stickboy Drumming Robot Has Its Own Version of Electronic Music
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Invisible Sound Sonars
Invisible Sound Sonars
The Daniel Palacios 'Waves' Installation Makes You See What You Hear
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Melodic Everyday Objects
Melodic Everyday Objects
'An Instrument for the Sonification of Everyday Things' Makes Music
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Three-Dimensional Glitchy Visualizations
Three-Dimensional Glitchy Visualizations
The MUTEK 2012 Zef & Santo 3D Projection is Visionary
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Meditation Mastery Machines
Meditation Mastery Machines
Jay Vidyarthi Turns Breathing Into Sounds with the Sonic Cradle
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Prehistoric Pop Headpieces
Prehistoric Pop Headpieces
Artist TEED Wears Strictly Dino-Inspired Headwear
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Three-Dimensional Droid Music Videos
Three-Dimensional Droid Music Videos
Fluxel Media's 'Dubstep Dispute' is Adorable and Catchy
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Turntable Sketching Machines
Turntable Sketching Machines
The Howsare 'Drawing Apparatus' is a Musical Drawing Instrument
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Modular Electronic Music Makers
Modular Electronic Music Makers
The Blu Musical Keyboard is Designed for Baby Mozarts
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Sensory-Crossing Performance
Sensory-Crossing Performance
the Anarchy Dance Theater Combines Experiences
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3D Printed Soundscapes
3D Printed Soundscapes
Microsonic Music Landscapes Makes Physical Models of Albums
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Light-Up Dubstep Dances
Light-Up Dubstep Dances
The Wrecking Crew Orchestra Puts on a Show from Another World
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Plush Toy Mosh Pits
Plush Toy Mosh Pits
‘San Diego’ Video by Elos Arma Pushes New Music
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Crowdsourced Musical Displays
Crowdsourced Musical Displays
'Voice Array' by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer Lights Up with Participants
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Dancing Paint Captures
Dancing Paint Captures
The Juan Pablo Gaviria ‘Liquid Music’ Series Move to the Beat
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