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 • 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 • ExhibitionsScreeningsUncategorized

ISO Screening, Space Museum, HONG KONG

Screening of the International Space Orchestra at the Hong Kong Space Museum Date: 26 January 2014, Venue: 香港太空館演講廳 Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Space Museum  FREE ADMISSION Inquiry: 2573 1869 or RSVP:  名額有限,請於一月二十四日前網上預約: Seats are limited, please register early at

August 30, 2016 • ScreeningsUncategorized

The ISO has landed!

See  blog article here The Open City team was joined by what seemed like half of London at the Hackney Picturehouse on Wednesday night for our sold-out showing of the hilarious and heartwarming film International Space Orchestra. Nelly Ben Hayoun, the charming French director, had us in stitches describing her madcap antics in making the […]

August 30, 2016 • ExhibitionsUncategorized

Disaster Playground R&D

WWW.DISASTERPLAYGROUND.COM A live roundtable/ brainstorming session at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London, with world leading scientists in the field of potentially hazardous Near Earth Objects and Disaster Mitigation. DOWNLOAD DISASTER PLAYGROUND PROGRAMME HERE Where: V&A, Digital Design Week End as part of the London Design Festival, London When: Saturday 21st September 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 • CollaborationsExhibitionsUncategorized

ISAW4: 4th International Space Arts Workshop_NASA AMES

Nelly Ben Hayoun will be speaking about the International Space Orchestra at the ISAW4: 4th International Space Arts Workshop in NASA Ames research Center on 21st May. Building 583C, NASA Research Park, Mountain View, CA  Produced in Collaboration with CMU/SETI Institute/Singularity University/Zero Gravity Arts Consortium EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE •   Prof. Lowry Burgess, CMU & TISA, USA, […]