Aleksandra Mir

Pick Up (Oh baby!)

COPENHAGEN—A sound system of 25 hidden speakers under the ground of Rådhuspladsen, Copenhagen’s City Hall Square allowed artists to create any form of soundscape via a recording studio located underground. My contribution was a collection of pre-recorded male wolf whistles that were locally sourced and played back at the square at random times during a two-week period in July 1997. The whistles jumped around and seemed to come out of the blue, nobody ever knew who whistled, but many turned around to look for their admirer

Listen to the first unedited recording HERE