The NuSom – Research Center on Sonology at the University of São Paulo - Brazil is a center dedicated to the development of academic research in an interdisciplinary environment integrating disciplines oriented towards the sound studies, the critical reflection on music and sound arts, and the research in the music technology.

The NuSom develops academic, scientific and artistic activities based on the following proposals:

  1. the integration of artistic production, technological research and critical reflection in an unified process
  2. the creation of collective artistic works focused on an experimental perspective
  3. the blurring of the boundaries between academic / institutional environment and informal production
  4. the addressing of sound studies issues through an interdisciplinary approach