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26/11/2013 / Javascript, openFrameworks

Developed by Nervous System, Kinematics is a system for 3D printing that creates complex, foldable forms composed of articulated modules. The system provides a way to turn any three-dimensional shape into a flexible structure using 3D printing. The system combines computational ...
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Raspberry Pi is a very exciting, low-cost computer aimed at the educational market. With a starting price around $25, a very small form factor and exceptional multimedia capabilities, it is very attractive for creative computing projects. openFrameworks already runs on a multitude ...
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20/11/2013 / c++, Environment

First shown at the New Forms Festival (CA) and followed by Signal Festival (CZ), Glow Festival (NL) and many more to come, Tesseract - also known as the HyperCube, is the latest installation by the Paris based collective 1024 Architecture. The installation is a 3d sculptural ...
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15/11/2013 / Featured, openFrameworks

Created as a collaboration between Design I/O and the strategic design agency eyeball, John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes in an interactive Album App that tells the story of John Lennon's life changing journey sailing through a mid-Atlantic storm to Bermuda in ...
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Created at the Tangible Media Group / MIT Media Lab, inFORM is a Dynamic Shape Display that can render 3D content physically, so users can interact with digital information in a tangible way. After the leaked video the project went ...
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07/11/2013 / Arduino, Paper Js

Created by Matthias Dörfelt, Mechanical Parts is a series of graphic connectors created by Robo Faber, an autonomous drawing robot determined to reproduce. The robot continuously creates drawings generated using a preset system Matthias developed for Weird Faces and the I Follow flip books. ...
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06/11/2013 / Processing

Created by Miles Peyton, first year student at the Carnegie Mellon University, Keyfleas is an experiment in interactive augmented projection. Inspired by the work of Chris Sugrue where light bugs crawl out of the screen and onto the viewer’s hand, ...
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04/11/2013 / Air, Flash

Originally entitled ‘On Growth and Form’ in homage to D’Arcy Thompson’s pioneering book, Darwin is a new artwork by Daniel Brown for the D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum. Over the past ten years Brown has become known for creating his ‘Flowers’ ...
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31/10/2013 / iPad, Unity

Created by Etter Studio using Unity 3D, Drei is a game about logic, skill and collaboration for the iPad. The mission is simple but things tend get in the way... explosives, thunderstorms, gravity and as always sometimes incompetent colleagues. Although available as a ...
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29/10/2013 / Featured, Other

Created by FIELD and commissioned by Nike, Hyperfeel is a series of four video artworks that have been produced for the launch of the Hyperfeel shoe and to capture the feeling of running on different terrains: on sand, grass, tarmac ...
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28/10/2013 / Processing

Created by the Weimar based collective weAREmedienkuenstler, Rock Paper Scissors is a game played between two computers. Like in the classic game, each computer runs its own random algorithm, choosing one of the three possible items. Connected by an ethernet cable, each computer plays its ...
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28/10/2013 / MaxMSP

Created by Lasse Munk and Søren Andreasen, D.O.R.T.H.E. is a system of re-cycled components and a max/msp patch that creates music from thoughts written in the form of words and sentences. The system is built to control a number of ...
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25/10/2013 / Featured, vvvv

Captives is an ongoing series of digital and physical sculptures by Quayola and a contemporary homage to Michelangelo’s unfinished series “Prigioni” (1513-1534) and his technique of “non-finito”. The project explores tensions and equilibrium between form and matter, man-made objects of ...
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23/10/2013 / Javascript

Created by Andreas Gysin, the project is a micro site for the dark, powerful and loud sound 7” record release by the German artist Novoline. While designing the cover Andreas was asked to leave a tiny white area somewhere on ...
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21/10/2013 / Environment

Created by Olivier Ratsi, an artist on the ANTIVJ visual label, Onion Skin is a new immersive installation comprised of two walls, positioned at right angles and augmented by a projection and a 5.1 sound broadcast. The experience of the ...
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17/10/2013 / Unity

Presented at the recent Tokyo Game Show 2013 and XmediaLab Switzerland, and developed at HEAD-Geneva, IDNA by Sylvain Joly is the first story deployed on their spatial storytelling prototype for the iOS platform. Each scene of the story is designed in 360 degrees, and ...
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17/10/2013 / Cinder, Featured, Tutorials

Cinder has the reputation of having a steep learning curve that’s difficult to overcome for programmers not familiar with C++. I’m not going to lie and tell you that there’s a shortcut that doesn’t require learning some C++, as well ...
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14/10/2013 / iPhone, openFrameworks, Sound

Developed by the italian interaction designer at Fabrica, Angelo Semeraro, ‘Sadly by your side’ is the debut album of the electronic musician edisonnoside. The Record describes and explores the theme of distance through a dark and blurry instrumental electronic music. ‘Sadly ...
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Benedikt Groß's work is frequently noted here on CAN, so far in 2013 we've posted three of his projects. Since executing his inventive Avena+ Test Bed, which 'programmed' the biodiversity of a South German agricultural plot, he's teamed up with an American cartographer ...
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11/10/2013 / Javascript, Three Js

The German association of prefabricated houses, BDF, has opened their third FertighausWelt Wuppertal where all vendors, who are represented by the association, are showing their houses. The long-term aim of the park is to work energetically independent. Britzpetermann was commissioned to ...
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10/10/2013 / vvvv

Having been to Moscow last week and played a part in the curation of the educational programme at the Moscow International Festival "Circle of Light", one thing is certain - Moscow likes Projection Mapping. Whether this be for the history ...
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10/10/2013 / Arduino, Processing

Created by London based experimental architecture and design studio Minimaforms, this project is speculative life-like robotic environment that raises questions of how future environments could actively enable new forms of communication with the everyday. The artificial intelligent creatures have been ...
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09/10/2013 / Arduino

Earlier this year panGenerator was invited by Copernicus Science Center to create an installation for the new media and technology oriented Transformations Festival and given the central idea of this years edition - empowering people via new tools such as ...
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08/10/2013 / openFrameworks, Unity

Created by Evan Boehm, Looking at a Horse is about the context and experience of viewing art. It is an installation piece that changes its appearance depending on where it is located and who is viewing it. Moment by moment, ...
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Created by Vitamins Design, The Lego calendar is a wall mounted time planner that the team invented for their studio. It’s made entirely of Lego and while others (here and here) have used Lego to visualise complex logistics systems in a simple ...
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30/09/2013 / CAN Events

(Background image - Theo Spyropoulos) Resonate festival in Belgrade is back for another year bringing artists together to drive a forward-looking debate on the position of technology in art and culture. 'Early Bird' tickets go on sale Wednesday 16th October! We are ...
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30/09/2013 / Arduino, Objects

Created by Felix Heibeck while studying the "Digital Media" Program at the University of Bremen, Cuboino is a tangible, digital extension for the marble-game Cuboro. The system consists of a set of cubes that are seamlessly compatible with the cuboro cubes. In ...
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27/09/2013 / Other

Metro is Chris Coleman's every day commute on the Denver Light Rail, recorded using a handheld 3D scanning device and a laptop. The fragmentation and gaps in the data are defined by the physical bumps, speed, and curves in the journeys affecting Chris' ...
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24/09/2013 / CAN Events

[caption id="attachment_38760" align="alignnone" width="640"] Klaus Obermaier[/caption] Curated in collaboration with the Moscow-based sound, art and technology community MIGZ and organised by the Government of Moscow, we are pleased to announce the Educational Programme for the Moscow International Festival “Circle of Lights” taking ...
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23/09/2013 / Air, Arduino

Created by Pauline Saglio for her Bachelor of Media & Interaction Design at ECAL, Rewind is a digital clock collection designed to revive a physical link with the process of reading time. For all three clocks, a unique way to "rewind" ...
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