August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

The Dazed Guide to Outer Space

The International Space Orchestra in Dazed and Confused guide to Outer Space. Read more here A guide by Christine Jun Directed, produced and created by “experience designer” Nelly Ben Hayoun, the International Space Orchestra (ISO) is composed of a team of space scientists from the NASA Ames Research Center and SETI Institute (Search for Extraterrestrial Life.) In August […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

Musical lift off

The International Space Orchestra’s lift off mentioned in Design Indaba. Read the full article here Three, two, one, lift off… Nelly Ben Hayoun’s The International Space Orchestra (ISO) is in space! On 4 August 2013 two ArduSat, an Arduino based Nano-satellite run byNanosatisfi, launched from Japan taking the ISO’s recordings of Ground-control: An Opera in Space […]

August 30, 2016 • ExhibitionsPress

Beijing Design Week 2013

Nelly Ben Hayoun will be presenting the International Space Orchestra feature documentary in Beijing, as part of the Beijing Design Week 2013. The International Space Orchestrapreview screening is supporting by theBritish Council, Architecture/Design Department, Cultural and Education British Embassy in China. It will be screened at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art , on 27th […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

International Space Orchestra

L’opera Spatial qui reunit  Damon Albarn, Bobby Womack et la NASA Article By Carole Boinet for Les Inrockupibles See full article online here La “designer d’expériences” Nelly Ben-Hayoun a créé un opéra avec des astronautes, des scientifiques de la NASA et des musiciens prestigieux, dont Damon Albarn et Bobby Womack. Un étrange projet intitulé “International […]

August 30, 2016 • BlogPressUncategorized

The International Space Orchestra is IN orbit

Two Ardusat (Arduino based Nanosatellites run by Nanosatisfi) Carrying ISO’s Ground-Control: An Opera in Space Recordings Launched Into Space on 4thAugust 2013. On 19thNovember 2013, these Ardusats got released from the International Space Station by the six-member Expedition 38 crew. The orbiting residents worked with mission controllers around the world on deploying the Ardusats from […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized

64th International Astronautical Congress

Nelly Ben Hayoun, researcher at Royal Holloway, University of London, Geography Department  and Prof. Chris Welch, Director Masters Programs at the International Space University will be presenting The International Space Orchestra, For a performative experiential and event-based space public outreach. as part of  Space Culture: Innovative Approaches for Public Engagement in Space, for the 64th […]

August 30, 2016 • CollaborationsPressTour

Beck+International Space Orchestra

The International Space Orchestra – will be coming together to perform with American Singer BECK on 20th May 2013. Blending space science, planet-poking and bluegrass-playing spacecraft operators, the world’s first orchestra composed of space scientists –is about to  lift off  from San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall! See Pop Up Magazine video about the show HERE […]

August 30, 2016 • PressUncategorized


The International Space Orchestra in Domus Magazine March 2013. Based on Article on Domus Web February 2011. Designer @NellyBenHayoun‘s largest endeavour to date is a surreal achievement Words by Nicola Bozzi See the full article here Nelly Ben Hayoun is quick to correct those that call her an artist. She is a designer, but it’s […]

August 30, 2016 • PressScreeningsUncategorized

Nelly Ben Hayoun at Design Indaba

Nelly Ben Hayoun presented the‘International Space Orchestra’ feature film for an exclusive preview as part ofDESIGN INDABA film Festival in Cape Town, South Africa Friday 1st March 2013. The International Space Orchestra film previewed in South Africa alongside film by Marina Abromovic “The Artist is present”, Ai weiwei ‘Never Sorry’ and more. See details about […]