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Flimmer by HC Gilje

Latest in the series of mesmerising light installations by HC Gilje is Flimmer. Light and wind passes through a volume of black strips suspended from the ceiling in the white gallery room of Wood Street Galleries, animating the space with light and shadows.

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Rhythm Necklace

The latest instalment in a long tradition of compact and innovative iOS musical tools is Rhythm Necklace, a new app for generating and modulating melodies. Capitalizing on super legible circular step sequencing and a restrained interface, the app offers a tangible method for composing, iterating, and exporting audio. Rhythm necklaces are circular representations of repeating […]

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Zimoun : 64 ventilators, 98m² polyethyleen foil 0.08mm

New work by Zimoun as installed at the most recent edition of STRP Biennial in Eindhoven. Motors, wood, rope, metal, polyethyleen, controlling system. Dimensions: 7m x 14m x 0.5m. Installation view: STRP Biennial 2015, Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Curated by Angelique Spaninks. Project coordination on site by Jahn Darms. Studio production assisted by Jessica Bizzoni, Joris Stemmle, Matteo Taramelli, […]

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Summer Sessions – Short-term residencies for young artists

The Summer Sessions are short-term residencies for young artists organized by a network of cultural organizations all over the world, including Chronus Art Center, Master in Technology and Aesthetics of Electronic Arts – National University of Tres de Febrero, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, PNEK and V2_. The Summer Sessions offer a highly productive atmosphere with […]

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MoMA’s Digital Art Vault

MoMA Digital Repository Manager Ben Fino-Radin has shared a gloriously detailed post on the museum’s blog that outlines how they are archiving digital works. In it, he describes their state-of-the-art ‘digital vault’ for these collections and its related workflows. Below, Fino-Radin explains ‘the packager’ (the first step in the workflow, which also includes the ‘the […]

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Help Gray Area #ReviveTheGrand

San Francisco’s venerable Gray Area Foundation for the Arts are winding down a major fundraising campaign and they need your help. With just ten days remaining, they are attempting to hit a crucial $300,000 fundraising goal as they begin construction on their new space, which will transform the Mission District’s historical Grand Theater into a media arts centre and their […]

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STRP Biennial: 20-29 March, Eindhoven NL

On March 20th, the doors of the Klokgebouw, Eindhoven, NL, are opened for a new edition of the STRP Biennial, one of the major art and technology events in Europe. For 10 days the four large industrial halls are filled with monumental installations, cutting edge music, spectacular performances and an international conference, for everyone interested in real virtuality.