Jared Ficklin

New ways to see music (with color! and fire!)

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Filmed Jan 2012 at TED2012
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Designer Jared Ficklin creates wild visualizations that let us see music, using color and even fire (a first for the TED stage) to analyze how sound makes us feel. He takes a brief digression to analyze the sound of a skatepark — and how audio can clue us in to developing creativity.

Jared Ficklin
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In his day job, Jared Ficklin makes user interfaces at frog design. As a hobby, he explores what music looks like ... in light, in shapes, in fire.  Full bio.

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