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The face of the EU [Processing]

This *digital sculpture* should visualize the conflict of the european identity; the ambiguous relationship of Europe with its residents. To the outside, Europe cares to look united and whole, but inside Europe no-one feels himself to be “european”.
It’s a collection of 27 points that attract and repel each other (red/white connections), with these relationships gradually changing every second. A skin partially covers the internal hussle, representing europe’s facade to the rest of the world. Built in processing.

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The face of the EU is a *digital sculpture* by Tiemen Rapati that visualizes the conflict of the european identity; the ambiguous relationship of Europe with its residents. To the outside, Europe cares to look united and whole, but inside Europe no-one feels himself to be “european”.

It’s a collection of 27 points that attract and repel each other (red/white connections), with these relationships gradually changing every second. A skin partially covers the internal hussle, representing europe’s facade to the rest of the world.

The project was created using processing.

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Tiemen Rapati is a Information & Interactive Media Design student at the Arnhem Academy of Arts ArtEZ. Apart from the blog, you can also check out his photos on flickr, or moving pictures on his vimeo account.

For more processing projects see here.

The face of the EU from Tiemen Rapati on Vimeo.

Posted on: 12/06/2009

Posted in: Processing

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    • http://opfx.nl/ Sahn Dare

      nice and stylish!

    • http://opfx.nl/ Sahn Dare

      nice and stylish!