August 30, 2016 • Press

NBH interviewed by KMFA

NBH discusses the International Space Orchestra with Judlyne Lilly-Gibson on American radio station KMFA in Austin, Texas. Listen to the full radio interview here

August 30, 2016 • BlogPress

International Space Orchestra recording orbits Earth

International Space Orchestra member, trumpet player BJ Navarro, Assistant Chief, Flight Systems Implementation Branch at NASA Ames Research Center, was able to arrange to put the International Space Orchestra (ISO) music in space. Literally. On Tuesday, May 5th, BJ received amazing pictures from ESA Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti who brought the ISO music Compact Disc to […]

August 30, 2016 • Press

How NASA Scientists Created an International Space Orchestra

What do you get when you combine brilliant space scientists with musical instruments? Why, an International Space Opera, of course. The International Space Orchestra (ISO) is the brainchild of French director Nelly Ben Hayoun, who has the colorful title “designer of experiences” at the SETI Institute (short for Search for Extraterrestrial Life) in Mountain View, Calif.  “If […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

NBH at Design Indaba 2013

Nelly Ben Hayoun: Design is all about passion and ambition At Design Indaba Conference 2013, Nelly Ben Hayoun chats to Michael Bierut about her project The International Space Orchestra Nelly Ben Hayoun has been called the “Willy Wonka of design and science” and has been on a mission to bring chaos, subversion and disorder into […]

August 30, 2016 • CollaborationsPress

The International Space Orchestra is IN Orbit

The International Space Orchestra features in Wired.  Read the full article here From: Nelly Ben Hayoun THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE ORCHESTRA (ISO) IS ORBITING THE EARTH 19th November 2013   Two Ardusat (Arduino based Nanosatellites run by Nanosatisfi) Carrying ISO’s Ground-Control: An Opera in Space Recordings Launched Into Space on 4th August 2013   On 19th […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

SXSW_South by Southwest

Nelly Ben Hayoun, Designer of Experiences of the SETI Institute, will be speaking at SXSW Interactive in Austin, Texas, USA  on March 11th with her International Space Orchestra collaborator Jasmina Tesanovic. READ ABOUT THE PANEL HERE The International Space Orchestra Nelly Ben Hayoun is Designer of Experiences at the SETI Institute. In 2012, Ben Hayoun assembled the world first […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

Out of this world

The International Space Orchestra and Nelly Ben Hayoun special feature in Red Star Magazine, September 2013, China See more and read the article here

August 30, 2016 • CollaborationsPress

BBC News

Designing the Impossible, Radio programme on BBC radio 4 selected on BBC News homepage. More on the radio programme hereand listen to it HERE: A radio programme on Nelly Ben Hayoun’s design practice produced by Mukti Jain Campion, for BBC radio 4 Read more and listen to it HERE With interviews from Thrilling engineer Brendan […]

August 30, 2016 • ExhibitionsPress

Malaysian Airlines

The International Space Orchestra in magazine for Malaysian Airlines inflight: Going Places words by Jamie Khoo Taking music into space Art meets science in this fascinating new initiative by “experience designer” Nelly Ben-Hayoun as she creates the first orchestra of space scientists. The orchestra includes members from NASA, SETI and the International Space University and […]