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Emerging trajectories in art, science, and technology.

226 pages of conversation, research, opinion, analysis. Step into artists' studios and workshops to discover the faces, personalities, and processes behind important work. Learn more!

HOLO is brought to you by the people behind CreativeApplications.Net

    bdd00

27/02/2010 / Air, iPhone

If you enjoy generative graphic design, you may just like Büro Destruct's just released "Designer" app for the iPhone and iPod/Touch. Shake your iPhone to create a virtually infinite number of visual designs. Using only circles, squares and a set ...
    asculpture02

26/02/2010 / Inspiration

Augmented Sculpture is a physical installation made by LICHFRONT and GROSSE8 for the interior design week in Cologne (Passagen 2010).The installation consits of geometrical forms located in an interior space with projection mapping cycling through various textures highlighting sharp physical ...
    beinteractive00

26/02/2010 / iPhone

Sometimes we come across little jewels in the AppStore and such is the work of BeInteractive!. Yoshihiro Shindo is behind this little collective and the collection of apps in the AppStore are little experiments but nonetheless very inspiring bundles of ...
    writtenimages00

25/02/2010 / News

Written Images is looking for artists, designers and developers who would like to provide a self-made, generative image-creating application for a book. Artists, designers and developers are encouraged to program image creating applications, which will be published as four-page spreads in the ...
    wordlclock02

25/02/2010 / Featured, iPhone

With the incredible number of apps appearing in the AppStore daily, there is a number of very inspiring clock apps out there but finding them can be quite tricky. Mentioning each and every one in a single post on CAN ...
    expabinfo00

24/02/2010 / Processing, vvvv

...is a collection of projects forming Stefan Kuzaj and Jochen Winker's barchelor thesis at the Univesity of Applied Sciences Schwabisch Gmund. Quote: There are four essential parts in making abstract information experiencable: information itself, relevant senses, fitting emotion and a direct reference of ...
    IOGraphica000

24/02/2010 / Java, Linux, Mac, Windows

Formerly known as MousePath, IOGraphica was created by Moscow designer Anatoly Zenkov to brighten up the routine work. Posting it at Flickr caused informal interest and afterward Anatoly Zenkov and his colleague Andrey Shipilov decided to evolve the app. IOGraphica is an application that tracks your mouse movements and converts them into a ...
    momeo01

23/02/2010 / Games, iPhone

Shaun Inman has just posted details about the latest iPhone game he has been working on, named Mimeo. Having been awarded a grant to create a 16-bit game engine, his latest creations are far more ambitious than CAN's much loved ...
    SLOWPOKE

22/02/2010 / Sound, Windows

Derivative, company behind TouchDesigner, an authoring tool for building interactive 3D art, visualizations, prototypes and user interfaces, has just announced the next-gen of their collaboration with techno-futurist Richie Hawtin who is unleashing PLASTIKMAN LIVE 2010 a much-anticipated series of live shows ...
    kulerclock00

22/02/2010 / iPhone

KulerClock is a simple iPhone application by Hiroto Sugita that uses Adobe Kuler colour database to display time. Flick through the endless database of colour palettes by double clicking on the screen or swipe up and double tap to see ...
    typeface01

20/02/2010 / Processing

Created by Mary Huang, TYPEFACE is a study of facial recognition and type design, creating a typeface that corresponds to each individual, like a typographic portrait. Somewhat similar to LAIKA project - interactive typeface, the challenge here were the limitations ...
    flourish00

19/02/2010 / iPhone, Sound

Flourish is a musical toy and composition tool for the iPhone. The helvetica bold and beautiful interface allows you to quickly build diverse and complex arrangements. Organised around clusters of objects, each elements has it's own loop and is triggered ...
    nobynobyboy00

18/02/2010 / iPhone

The long awaited Noby Noby Boy from Keita Takahashi is now available in the AppStore. We wrote about it few times in the past, most recently only few days ago with the release of wonderful videos but now we can finally ...
    luminair00

17/02/2010 / iPhone, Quarz Composer

The team behind DMX Remote app Luminair have just released a new free plug-in for Apple's Quartz Composer called Pixelnode. Pixelnode enables lighting and multimedia designers to turn Apple’s Quartz Composer into a powerful live media-server, controllable via DMX lighting ...
    12tone00

17/02/2010 / iPhone

1:2-tone [=Halftone] converts your iPhone photos into halftone patterns. The process is simple; Browse your Photos album and pick an image, Zoom in or out and fit to the screen size, Choose dot size and then either make a wallpaper by ...
    nanoloop00

17/02/2010 / iPhone, Sound

Originally developed for Game Boy, Nanoloop music sequencer, synthesizer and sampler by Oliver Wittchow is now available for the iPhone/iPod Touch. First released in 1999, Nanoloop for the gameboy has attracted a great following and even though the gameboy may be ...
    nobyboy

16/02/2010 / Games, iPhone

Brandon Boyer of Boing Boing has posted latest information on the upcoming Katamari creator's Noby Noby Boy iPhone app. He writes: The videos surely depict exactly what the Noby team's whiteboard meetings must be like, with hand-crafted puppet and cardboard-cutout versions of Noby ...
    3D-SuperShapes-Reza

16/02/2010 / Linux, Mac, Processing, Windows

From the creator of 2D SuperShapes - Reza Ali comes the 3D version of the same, a visual exploration into superformula. Besides the ability to play with parameters and explore transformations, included also are rendering/texturing options to explore possible aesthetic ...
    colorbind00

16/02/2010 / Games, iPhone

From the creator of Monospace (itunes link) - Daniel Lutz, comes a new iPhone/iPod Touch game called Colorbind. The app was submitted to Apple yesterday and by recent estimations it should be Now available in the AppStore! within a day ...
    moscell00

15/02/2010 / Processing

In the summer of 2009 Michael Meredith of MOS Architecture approached George Michael Brower to develop an application that would allow MOS to explore permutations of a certain type of structure they were prototyping on paper (see image at the bottom). Michael ...
    absorb00

14/02/2010 / Games, iPhone

Absorb is a game of orbs, physics and colour. The task is to pull them into the same-colored Gates (coloured bars at the bottom of the screen) to absorb the Orbs, or leave them on the screen to combine with ...
    frost02

14/02/2010 / openFrameworks

Frost is a reactive projection scenography for a dansk danseteater / danish dance theatre dance performance, developed by Ole Kristensen with choreographer Tina Tarpgaard and programmer Jonas Jongejan. Jonas was working with the dancers of danish dance theatre to create an environment ...
    clavilux00

12/02/2010 / vvvv

Clavilux 2000 is the latest project by Jonas Friedemann Heuer who we already mentioned in the post about Noteput [vvvv], an interactive music table with tangible notes. Clavilux 2000 is an interactive instrument for generative music visualization created using the ...
    hms00

12/02/2010 / iPhone

Hms is a digital sculpture by Andreas Gysin (gysin-vanetti.com). A box, turning about its own axis at constant speed; the size of the box reflects the actual time:  width, height and depth are hours, minutes, seconds. 23 times a day, for ...
    buddhamachine000

11/02/2010 / iPhone, Sound

The Buddha Machine is a palm-sized plastic box that plays ambient music loops composed by Beijing-based duo FM3. The iPhone  application is a "virtual Buddha Machine" replicating the no-nonsense simplicity of the original. The app was developed together with ...
    iprocessing00

11/02/2010 / iPhone, Processing

Tom Hulbert and Luckybite have just released details including the download of long awaited port of Processing.js library to iPhone SDK. The new iProcessing is an open programming framework to help people develop native iPhone applications using the Processing language. The ...
    onull00

10/02/2010 / CANApps, Linux, Mac, Processing, Windows

Published by CreativeApplications.Net, ONull is an image based Vector Generator for Mac OSX. It allows the user to convert images into rasterized vector graphics. This tool was developed by Kim Asendorf to give graphic designers the ability to transform small images ...
    iconclock00

10/02/2010 / iPhone

Something very simple but fun for the fans. Created by Tokyo based forYou,inc ran by Shinya Kaneda, Iconclock is a clock app for your iPhone that takes the old skool Apple OS6/7 spinning clock to show time/date/set alarms + 'remember ...
    c7400

09/02/2010 / iPhone, MaxMSP

c74 is an iPhone app that let's you connect your device with Cycling '74's Max/MSP 5 and create custom layouts which can be operated directly from your iPhone. In order to connect to Max you will need to download the ...
    fond01

08/02/2010 / Inspiration

Fire with Fire is the latest installation by Isabelle Hayeur, a Montreal-based artist working in the fields related to landscape design and architecture. The installation is located at the Downtown Eastside, the oldest neighbourhood in Vancouver in attempt to recall ...
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