One of my most adored artists installed in Sydney at Carriageworks artspace recently. I went to experience it.
A room I could definitely sit it for quite some time, as I'd discovered, I wasn't alone in this desire to be moved by sound, light and patterns. An instalment of Ikeda's datamatics series, whereby, audio signals are converted into visual codes and flickering arrays using a real-time computer program.
The perception of how and how fast we establish the relationship between sound and sight, is, I intuit, as fast as when the relay between the two is digitally created.
Read more here: http://www.ryojiikeda.com/project/testpattern/