Mimakaha: A Sonergy session to energize, entwine, and unwind
Mar
7
7:30 pm19:30

Mimakaha: A Sonergy session to energize, entwine, and unwind

  • The Alchemist's Kitchen

Experience immersive sound and somatic practice with breath work, meditation and connection in frequencies beyond language. Invited and engaged are lungs, hearts, songs, bowls, voice, Reiki, and vibrations from magnetic field.

This session will be facilitated by Malia Kulp, MJ Caselden, Katie Down and hannes bend.

 

Magnetic Sound Bath Day Retreat
Feb
18
10:00 am10:00

Magnetic Sound Bath Day Retreat

  • Metaphysio

A one-day retreat building immunity and community to strengthen ourselves for the winter season

Explore the many ways to find wellness this winter by engaging your body and mind for a one-day winter wellness retreat in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, including yoga, sound bath meditation, crystal energy healing, and a winter herbal remedies workshop, during which participants will create their own herbal wellness tea. 

Calm the Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath & Hypnosis
Feb
15
7:30 pm19:30

Calm the Mind: Magnetic Sound Bath & Hypnosis

  • Caselden Studios

A Magnetic Sound Bath led by sound artist & inventor MJ Caselden, and Morgan Yakus a modern Hypnotist.

Together they will create a space to assist you in calming the mind, creating self reflection and listening to your inner guidance.

Interview + Soundscapes @ Wythe Hotel
Feb
12
10:00 am10:00

Interview + Soundscapes @ Wythe Hotel

  • Wythe Hotel

A live radio broadcast of interview + soundscapes with artist and inventor MJ Caselden from the Wythe Hotel lobby, produced by creative agency WXW.

 

Caselden will use magnetic fields to induce vibration and sound in metal and wood, submersing the radio lounge in tranquil sounds, bringing a select audience into a listening space of chill.

 

Chakra Yoga + Magnetic Sound Bath
Jan
17
7:30 pm19:30

Chakra Yoga + Magnetic Sound Bath

  • 4th floor

Experience the energy within. A chakra yoga session guided by Yuko Kudo, with immersive magnetic sound from MJ Caselden. An experimental combination of ancient Yogic practice with modern-day inventions in sound + technology.

Winter Acupuncture + Magnetic Sound Bath
Jan
15
5:00 pm17:00

Winter Acupuncture + Magnetic Sound Bath

  • 4th floor

Group seasonal acupuncture session from Moonching Wu, with magnetic sound facilitated by MJ Caselden. An experiment in combining ancient Chinese medicine with new inventions that facilitate immersive, meditative magnetic sounds and vibration.

 

Magnetic Sound Baths @ Conscious Family Dinner
Jan
12
7:00 pm19:00

Magnetic Sound Baths @ Conscious Family Dinner

Conscious Family Dinner is a monthly sober dinner party filled with energizing interactions and experiential learning for transformation, healing, and empowerment.

Sound artist + inventor MJ Caselden will be on-site offering his Magnetic Sound Baths, immersive listening experiences. Participants are invited to lay back amidst a wash of meditative sounds.

The artist's intention is to create a tranquil haven from the sensory stimuli of an active life, allowing participants to access states of relaxation and self-reflection.

The installation is comprised of several sound-generating sculptures, electroacoustic works of art that use magnetic fields to induce vibration and soundwaves in metal and wood.

Cycles: Coming in to the New Year
Dec
31
Jan 1

Cycles: Coming in to the New Year

  • 544 Park Ave. #437, Brooklyn NY 11205

An all-night listening ritual in celebration of the new Roman calendar year. Our studio will be open to visitors from 10:45 pm to sunrise the following morning. Experience ultimate chill.

Soundscapes @ Lift Floats
Oct
24
Nov 11

Soundscapes @ Lift Floats

  • Lift/Next Level Floats

Soundbath sculpture set on display in chillspace of Lift Floats, a sensory deprivation/flotation center in Brooklyn.

The installation is an experiment in channeling mindful listening, immersing visitors in meditative soundscapes before and after flotation therapy sessions.

EDIT: This install is totally free and open to the public! You don't need to float to visit. So, go visit!

Soundbath for Yumi
Oct
10
7:30 pm19:30

Soundbath for Yumi

  • Caselden Studios

A soundbath is an immersive listening experience. Participants are invited to lay back as sound artist MJ Caselden engages the group in a wash of sound. The project is an exploration of energy flow and vibration, and resultant impact on mood and consciousness.

MJ uses a series of custom sound-generating sculptures, transducing energy from digital algorithms into magnetic fields, inducing vibration in wood and metal, and projecting the vibrations as sound across the listening space.

Please bring your own mat, blanket, anything to lie down on to feel comfortable.

Please send RSVP for this event:   mj (at) caseldenstudios (dot) com

Resonance & Chill-Out Listening @ House of Kava
Sep
17
Sep 18

Resonance & Chill-Out Listening @ House of Kava

  • House of Kava

Kava, an herbal tea native to Polynesia, "...is sedating and is primarily consumed to relax without disrupting mental clarity."[1] The evening will be an experimentation in creating atmospheric sounds for this tea room, House of Kava.

Artist MJ Caselden engages the space in a wash of sounds with custom acoustic sculpture, creating a sonic oasis for relaxation, listening, and chillage.

Stop in for a cup!

Talk Talk Exhibition
Sep
6
Oct 29

Talk Talk Exhibition

  • Central Booking Gallery

Sounding Box #11 on exhibition with this group show exploring communication through technology.

"In a world of sounds, the first one that travels through our consciousness is our own. We can experience the process, the vibrations, the positioning of the mouth to create sounds that communicate our desires, pain, joy. The words are not enough, the whole body gestures, all are participants to create meaning in the delivery."

Soft Opening Sept. 7th 6-8 pm

Hard Opening Sept 22nd 6-8 pm

NEW INC Showcase: "Public Beta"
Aug
4
Aug 7

NEW INC Showcase: "Public Beta"

  • New Museum of Contemporary Art

Public showcase of Sounding Box sculptures in the New Museum's 231 Gallery for the NEW INC end of year group showcase, "Public Beta".

The exhibition will feature a lay-down space for participants to engage in a direct soundbath experience, basking in the sonic atmosphere produced by these electroacoustic sculptures.

Gallery hours 12 noon to 5 pm, Thurs 4th through Sunday 7th.

All-Night Soundbath
Jul
30
Jul 31

All-Night Soundbath

  • Undisclosed Commune in Upstate NY

Contact us for RSVP to this underground event in the woods upstate of NYC. Artist MJ Caselden offers an all-night outdoors soundbath; participants are encouraged to drift off to sleep amidst the experience.

Soundbath @ Catksill Zendo Monastery
Jul
3
Jul 4

Soundbath @ Catksill Zendo Monastery

  • Catskill Zendo Monastery

As part of the ONTOPO artist retreat, artist MJ Caselden integrates custom sound-generating sculptures into the Catskill Zendo temple. The experience is an exploration of the zen concept of mindfulness, applied in contemporary medium. Sound is offered as a focal point for group meditation.

Soundbath: A Meditation on Sound
Jun
23
7:30 pm19:30

Soundbath: A Meditation on Sound

  • Caselden Studios

A soundbath is an immersive listening experience. Participants are invited to lay back as sound artist MJ Caselden engages the group in a wash of sound. The project is an exploration of energy flow and vibration, and resultant impact on mood and consciousness.

MJ uses a series of custom sound-generating sculptures, transducing energy from digital algorithms into magnetic fields, inducing vibration in wood and metal, and projecting the vibrations as sound across the listening space.

Please RSVP for this event. Link to tickets on our Facebook event page.

A Soundbath Experience
Jun
2
7:30 pm19:30

A Soundbath Experience

  • Caselden Studios

A group meditation on sound at the studio. Artist MJ Caselden uses custom sound-generating sculptures to induce vibrations in wood and metal, enveloping participants in a wash of sound.

 

Sounding Boxes: Motion to Vibration
May
20
May 22

Sounding Boxes: Motion to Vibration

  • Maker Faire Bay Area

Release and showcase of our new interactive sound experience: motion-reactive generative music. In collaboration with Intel.

Ambient Listening Space
Feb
6
Feb 7

Ambient Listening Space

 An immersive social environment featuring ambient electronic music and live visuals.

Soft shape seating generously donated by Print All Over Me.

Ambient Listening Space
Dec
27
Dec 28

Ambient Listening Space

An immersive listening environment featuring atmospheric electronic music and live visuals

Sounding Box #11 in Times Square
Jul
22
12:00 pm12:00

Sounding Box #11 in Times Square

  • Times Square

Times Square Alliance features Sounding Box #11, our interactive electromagnetic sound sculpture.

Artist MJ Caselden performs a live concert in the Square at noon. After performance, the artwork will remain open as public exhibition.

Jul
18
4:00 pm16:00

Workshop: Interactive Design with littleBits

  • Governor's Island

Artist MJ Caselden will offer a lecture on the design his studio's interactive sound sculpture, Sounding Box #11.

This workshop activities will then guide participants through the process of creating their own interactive designs. This workshop featuers littleBits Electronics, a new library of electronic modules used for creative prototyping and play.