PROFILE- DEPART are Vienna based designers and directors with projects that explore fields of text, image and sound and range from interactive installation to net-based applications, performances and A/V live shows.
Adrien M / Claire B put the human body and the center of art and technology and use custom developed tools to serve a timeless visual poetry.
Interview with Zach Lieberman, Jen Lowe, Amit Pitaru and Taeyoon Choi about the soon-to-launch School for Poetic Computation (SFPC).
Visual Editions, nicknamed VE, is a London-based book publisher, started in early 2009 by Anna and Britt. The idea for VE comes from our joint love of books and a (mischievous) desire to do things differently, so that everything we do translates into a new experience for the readers as well as for all the […]
Japan’s leading electronic composer Ryoji Ikeda focuses on the minutiae of ultrasonics, frequencies and the essential characteristics of sound itself. His work exploits sound’s physical property, its causality with human perception and mathematical dianoia as music, time and space. Using computer and digital technology, Ikeda has been developing particular “microscopic” methods for sound engineering and […]
Elliott Kember is a freelance web developer based in Bath, England who builds very exciting and innovative web apps. Most recent works include Hot Potato – quick-fire Twitter fun, Nurph – cranking out some Node.js performance, Simple Auth Twitter – for the coming OAuthpocalypse and CPU Stats for the machines in his new office. I’ve only come across Elliott’s work […]
ANTIVJ is a visual label initiated by a group of European artists whose work is focused on the use of projected light and its influence on our perception. Stepping away from standard setups & techniques, AntiVJ presents live performances and installations using custom built applications created using openFrameworks and Processing. Most recently, last May, the team […]
Nervous System is a small collective founded in 2007 by Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg with aim to create innovative products using physical and computer based algorithmic tools. Jessica Rosenkrantz graduated from MIT in 2005 and holds degrees in Architecture and Biology. Jesse Louis-Rosenberg also attended MIT, majoring in Mathematics. He previously worked as a […]
Robert Overweg is a photographer in the virtual world who explores the fading border between the virtual and physical. He photographs the virtual the same way as he is doing in the real world. Scenes captured, in games, are atmospheric, mesmerising and beautiful. Mostly abandoned levels, he captures elegance we tend to pass by when […]
The same group that is behind suckmongif.com have a vimeo page with the few videos uploaded that we could not resist but share. The first one includes a pong type setup using a projector but instead of it being projected on a flat surface like you’d expect, it is actually projected in the corner of […]
Sosolimited is an art and design consultancy formed in 2003. The group specialises in interactive installation and audiovisual performance. They create immersive works that play on the immediacy of live media. I had a pleasure of hearing Sosolimited speak at the recent OFFF conference and with some scepticism of their more recent commercial work was very […]
We had a pleasure of hearing Craig speak at the recent OFFF conference and thought we’d outline his talk including influences, development and general typography interests he has evolved over the last few years. Interestingly, we do not have many typography projects on CAN and considering the Craig’s procedural working we thought it might appeal […]