The Mexico – United States Border (East & West) are two accordion books (each 10 x 1000 inches) that examine the entire border through Google Maps satellite imagery: in the West from the Pacific coast’s urbanized area between San Diego and Tijuana, eastward to the Colorado River Delta and Sonoran Desert, through the Chihuahuan Desert, […]
Modulo is a set of tiny modular circuit boards that takes the hassle out of building electronics. Now you can create custom electronics for your project without having to design and assemble circuits from scratch! Modulo’s power and flexibility comes from its interchangeable smart modules. Each Modulo has its own little processor to handle its […]
Beijing Connexion is a web platform hosting projects realized during a one week journey in Beijing with 15 students from ECAL Media & Interaction Design Bachelor.
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.
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
An openFrameworks port of our Generative Typography with Processing tutorial is now available on GitHub.
Ep1 – FLATLAND is a modern edition of the 19th century classic, with a digital library of shapes and dimensions, now seeking funding on Kickstarter.
Latest work by Alexandra Gavrilova / Stain from HEAD Geneva – done in collaboration with CERN Idea Square.
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 […]