Shane Myrbeck, Acoustics and Audiovisual Consultant, ARUP, provides an inside look of the Arup SoundLab.
Shane A. Myrbeck is an acoustician, sound artist, and composer living in San Francisco. He operates in a variety of sonic contexts, including installation design, composition, architectural acoustics consulting, music performance, lecturing, and sound recording. His work explores the visceral and immersive nature of sound through spatial audio display and multi-sensory pieces. His work has been exhibited at Fort Mason Center, the Intersection for the Arts, Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, the Lab, California Academy of Sciences, the ODC Theatre, Arup SoundLab, the Whitehaus, IBM Tokyo, and the streets of San Francisco. He spends his professional life as an acoustics consultant at Arup, and is currently in charge of the San Francisco SoundLab, an immersive, full-sphere ambisonic sound studio used for composition and acoustic simulation.