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Emerging trajectories in art, science, and technology.

226 pages of conversation, research, opinion, analysis. Step into artists' studios and workshops to discover the faces, personalities, and processes behind important work. Learn more!

HOLO is brought to you by the people behind CreativeApplications.Net

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10/04/2014 / Advertorial

Leading Austrian digital artist, LIA is one of the 13 artists currently showing their work on StillReel.  Nick Darcy-Fox, Founder of StillReel talks with LIA about her art: StillReel: You did a specific render of your piece Three Suns for StillReel. ...
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04/03/2014 / CAN Events

Five years in the running, organised by Rhizomatiks and curated by Daito Manabe, Flying Tokyo has been the home for international artists working in the field of art and technology to present their work to the Japanese audience. Over the ...
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17/02/2014 / Advertorial

StillReel launched recently with 13 exciting international contemporary artists providing a curated selection of 34 pieces of still, video and even interactive digital art all on Stillreel.com. Each month we aim to add a couple of digital creators, each providing ...
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24/01/2014 / CAN Events

Curated in collaboration between EWHA's Cross Media Lab, Kimchi and Chips and CreativeApplications.Net, The  「Distortion Field」 objective is to facilitate a productive ‘scenius’ that nurtures creative intersections, exchanges and networks between practitioners in art, media, performance and technology. It aims ...
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20/12/2013 / Featured

It's that time of the year when we take a week break and unplug from the internet. Before we step away, it is our duty to highlight some of the projects that we found to be the most memorable. With ...
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04/11/2013 / Advertorial

Alpha-ville announces the launch of Alpha-ville EXCHANGE - a new series of events designed to give the London art, tech and creative communities the opportunity to connect, exchange ideas, get inspired and discover new talent. The concept “EXCHANGE” underlines the notion ...
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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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31/08/2013 / Advertorial

For the third time, KIKK Festival will take over Namur (Belgium) to showcase the latest movers and shakers in the worlds of digital art and design. KIKK brings together the world’s most talented creative coders, innovators, designers, artists and researchers. On ...
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25/07/2013 / HOLO, News

We are pleased to announce the launch of CreativeApplications.Net's Shop and the pre-order option of CAN's upcoming sister publication, HOLO magazine (which we Kickstarted successfully last December). HOLO is a semiannual periodical exploring the creative intersection of art, science and technology. ...
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17/05/2013 / CAN Events, Processing

Earlier this year at the Resonate festival we had a pleasure of hosting Casey Reas, an artist, educator and one of the founders of Processing. Casey's talk was one of the last talks at Resonate, capturing the imagination of the ...
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29/04/2013 / Featured, Theory

This is one in a series of articles by @zenbullets, which are being collected into a very-low-cost eBook as they are written. If you'd prefer to read this in epub, pdf or mobi format, please click here. [caption id="attachment_34711" align="alignnone" width="640"] ...
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09/04/2013 / Featured, Theory

This is one in a series of articles by @zenbullets, which are being collected into a very-low-cost eBook as they are written. If you'd prefer to read this in epub, pdf or mobi format, please click here. Do people really think ...
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18/03/2013 / CAN Events, Featured, Resonate

In less than 3 days Resonate 2013 Festival kicks off in Belgrade and we have been making final preparations to greet over 1200 visitors from all over the world. This should also explain the lack of posts on CAN in ...
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19/12/2012 / Featured, News

It’s that time of the year when we slowly begin wrapping up the 2012. Before we say goodbye, take a short but well deserved break, lets take a quick moment to look back at some of the best and most memorable ...
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14/12/2012 / Featured, Games

More than 3 years after their previous title, Tale of Tales's new videogame is now available for download. Much like its predecessors The Path and The Graveyard, Bientôt l'été is a game following the' "notgames" philosophy that seeks to employ the medium ...
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13/11/2012 / Featured, Games, Theory

In 1958, the American physicist William Higinbotham created what is one of the first instances of what we would today call a modern "video game". The game, named Tennis For Two, was built at the Brookhaven National Laboratory for their ...
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Golan Levin Following the success of the first Resonate festival that took place in March 2012, Magnetic Field B in collaboration with CreativeApplications.Net and Dom Omladine in Belgrade are pleased to announce the new edition of the festival, taking place 21-23 ...
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09/10/2012 / iPad, Kids

Created by Tapook, PlayART is an iPad app aimed at children aiming to unite the worlds of classic art and children's creativity. Designed for children aged 5-13, but suitable for parents too, you can play with objects and shapes taken from these artists' ...
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28/09/2012 / Javascript

Not many artist working with code share their process. This is particularly unfortunate since most of the time the process plays an integral part in the project. To this day, and it's been around 11 years, the work of James ...
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25/09/2012 / iPad

Created by 32Bits Criações Digitais with Itaú Cultural and Associação Cultural o Mundo de Lygia Clark, this iPad app recreates Lygia Clark’s “Livro-Obra” (wiki), published in 1983 but through a new interface that reinterprets its manipulable structures, textures and finishings. Most ...
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07/09/2012 / News, Theory

Emily Jacir – Mateiral for a Film How might we explain the ascent, pervasiveness and popular appeal of digital art? This is not the question that CUNY Graduate Center associate professor Claire Bishop chose to answer in her recent "Digital Divide" ...
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30/08/2012 / News

CAN is very selective when choosing what goes on the blog and what doesn't. This can sometimes be a difficult task forcing us to make some hard choices. Until now we have used Twitter or Facebook to share those links ...
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27/08/2012 / Events

The Japan Media Arts Festival is a comprehensive festival of Media Arts that honors outstanding works in the four divisions of Art, Entertainment, Animation, and Manga, as well as providing a platform for appreciation of the works that have won ...
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13/07/2012 / News

We've heard a lot about Higgs Boson particle and CERN in the last few weeks but very little about a very interesting programme running currently there with Julius von Bismarck as it's resident. Lunched earlier this year, the ‘Prix Ars Electronica Collide@CERN ...
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19/04/2012 / Featured, Theory

Digital culture, for all of its inherent reflexivity, can be surprisingly dumb when it comes to reflecting critically upon itself. However, when it does, ideas mash quickly, and the fast moving meme emerging around The New Aesthetic is a fascinating ...
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22/03/2012 / Review

One need only look as far as the upstart GLI.TC/H festival and its vibrant constellation of related practitioners to see that the glitch aesthetic is alive and well. Rosa Menkman has been active as an artist, theorist, organizer and agitator within ...
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23/01/2012 / Featured, Theory

(This essay was commissioned by Centre national des arts plastiques for Graphisme en France 2012) - Edited by Casey Reas and Chandler McWilliams - Technical mastery and innovation are part of the rich history of visual design. The printing press is the quintessential example ...
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09/01/2012 / Theory

Mitchell Whitelaw, #climatedata proposal (2009) One of the most articulate and accessible voices within the generative art scene is undoubtedly the Canberra-based scholar/practitioner Mitchell Whitelaw. Given his relative (internet) silence over the last year, news of an interview—conducted by Paul Prudence, no less—published in ...
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We are happy to announce that after months of hard work, and even more to come, Resonate Festival has launched it's full site and tickets are now available for purchase. ‘Resonate’ is an initiative by “Magnetic Field B” in collaboration with CreativeApplications.Net and Dom ...
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02/12/2011 / c++, Objects

Versus is the latest installation David Letellier, combining the robot mechanics with David's long time area of exploration - kinetic sound installations, beautifully made. Previously collaborated with Lab[au] on Tessel (see detailed post on CAN), Versus consisting of two kinetic sculptures placed face to face ...
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