Architecture and Sound Urbanism

The problem of noise constitutes one of the main environmental and health concerns in our society. Although the Environmental Acoustics have developed important measures of analysis and noise control, the problem, far from diminishing, grows, so that there are broad, necessary approximations that involve architecture, urban planning, environmental education, art, sound design…

From this Week of Sound, a series of activities of analytic debate and sensitization are raised towards this problem by sharing different disciplines (architecture, acoustics, music, medicine…)