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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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03/06/2013 / Objects, Other

MATAERIAL is the result of the collaborative research between Petr Novikov, Saša Jokić from the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) and Joris Laarman Studio. The project is a new method of additive manufacturing that allows for creating 3D ...
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06/09/2012 / Objects, Other

Created by Tauba Auerbach is the 8 x 8 x 8-inch hard-back book illustrating the RGB gradient in a page-by-page format. Using a digital offset print on paper with airbrushed cloth cover, the book shows the full gradient of blue ...
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26/01/2012 / iPad

First app post-Biophilia: MotionPhone by Scott Snibbe Studio is a network-enabled interactive app for communicating with animated colors, shapes, and movement. This application was Scott's first work of interactive art, created more than twenty years ago and now released in a ...
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31/07/2011 / Processing

Cinemetrics is the thesis project of Frederic Brodbeck's at the Royal Academy of Arts (KABK), Den Haag. It aims to create a visual “fingerprint” for film using the editing structure, color, speech and motion. Different characteristics are analysed using python and openCV, and data visualised using ...
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11/07/2011 / iPad, iPhone, openFrameworks, Sound

Created by Rainer Kohlberger with sound by Wilm Thoben, field is an abstract audiovisual app that uses realtime camera feed as input. Brightness, saturation and color are interpreted, and translated into a constructed grid. The realtime image triggers different sounds as you ...
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07/07/2011 / Processing

Justin Livi uses Processing to create images that mimic traditional watercolor on heavy weight paper on the border between abstract and representational. Like Geode, the streaks remind me of layers in rocks, but this one I feel breaks from that boundary. The various colors evoke ...
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27/06/2011 / Processing, Sound

Peter Kernel asked Andreas Gysin to build an interactive video for their upcoming album. The result, and although unfinished and missing some of the elements Andreas originally planned for, is a wonderful play of particles, typography, music and interaction. Andreas writes on his blog: It ...
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17/05/2011 / iPad, iPhone

Created by Anna Oguienko, an artist/developer from Toronto, WURM is a generative drawing tools built around presets and parameters. The app allows you to play with palettes, shapes and drawing modes to create different compositions. It includes 5 shapes (each adjustable ...
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05/05/2011 / Processing, Tutorials

Would you like to create what you see in those videos? Well, read on! Because in this article I will show you how you can do just that using Processing and Toxiclibs. As Processing’s biggest open source collection of libraries, ...
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07/03/2011 / Processing

Used for the Posters and flyers for The Puddle (Stall 6), Andreas Gysin with Sidi Vanetti created this Processing for the production of the rasters, eventually screen printed on coloured paper. Built with a modified version of Toxi’s cp5magic. Try the applet version of the Puddle Builder 03 ...
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07/03/2011 / Objects

Back in 2010, trying to find a flat screen for his final project, Ishac Bertran found one on the trash that seemed ok. Unfortunately the VGA connector was broken but he managed to use the DV only to realise that ...
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16/02/2011 / Mac

Created by our own Emilio Gomariz (CAN posts) with sound by Dylan Fisher , 114.psd Type is a simple typography designed with the help of Mac OS X, a progression from Folder Type piece Emilio created 2 years ago. The idea for this ...
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12/12/2010 / openFrameworks, Sound

Looking at the interaction between rhythm and technology, thesis project by Ryan Raffa uses tangible, audio-visual interactions to illustrate how physical and representative objects translate, transmit, and are encoded with rhythm. This prototype moves my “radar player” out into physical space ...
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12/10/2010 / WebApp

Latest piece by Rafaël Rozendaal takes you on a journey of colour cubes, navigated with a double click. Wonderful! towardsandbeyond.com Rafaël Rozendaal makes websites as art pieces, pieces are sold with domain name, work remains public, name of collector in title bar. Collectors in ...
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21/09/2010 / iPad, iPhone, openFrameworks

Horizons is a interactive sound toy which brings together the atmospheric sounds of Eli Murray (Gentleforce) and generative visuals of Lukasz Karluk. The app is an exploration of colour, sound and form. The design of the piece focuses on creating subtle colour refractions ...
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14/09/2010 / iPhone

Published by Penguin, myFry is an iPhone application allowing you to interactively explore Stephen Fry's autobiography, titled "The Fry Chronicles" (released yesterday). Instead of doing something rather prosaic like reproducing the printed book on a touchscreen (though the whole book is here, every ...
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01/09/2010 / iPhone

Created by We Choose Fun, We Sliders is a simple puzzle game where the task is to arrange sliders into a vertical line. The game starts with only few rows and as you progress the number of rows increases. Each ...
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19/08/2010 / CANApps, iPhone, openFrameworks

Created by Kim Asendorf and published by CreativeApplications.Net, asdfbmp is a pixel pattern generator app for iPhone and iPod Touch. It creates a pixel structure by using a spatial partition algorithm resulting in fields populated by pixel patterns. You can choose from 16 ...
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12/08/2010 / Processing

Few experiments by Peter Jacobson using Processing and looking very .gif-eresque. There is no description in the videos but they are a joy to watch. I can only assume that they are responsive to music but it is hard to ...
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29/07/2010 / openFrameworks

Created by Jasper van Loenen using OpenFrameworks and Arduino, Test Screen is an installation designed with a physical interface for single purpose and to allow the viewer to see inside the complexity of the code involved. Included are a total of ...
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21/06/2010 / Flash

Created by Bernat Fortet Unanue from Barcelona, Nodal genesis is a constructive music generative flash piece where your task is to create nodes by following the mood of the music generated by their position. As the nodes output more intensity the ...
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08/06/2010 / openFrameworks

Created by Nick Hardeman, these images are generated by evaluating and interpreting the 1997 music video “Mo Money Mo Problems” from the first disc of the Notorious B.I.G. album, Life After Death. The algorithm detects edges in the image and ...
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06/06/2010 / iPad

Supernova is the latest iPad application by award winning computer animator and software designer Glenn Marshall. If you recall Zio published previously on CAN which was followed with few other apps for iPad based on the somewhat similar experience - ...
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05/06/2010 / iPad, openFrameworks

Created by Aircord lab team, same group behind the mobile runner app we wrote about few months back, AI Controller is an iPad application designed to control Box2D physics engine projected onto a building. Controlled by OSC to a openFrameworks ...
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13/01/2010 / iPhone

Originally created as net.art around 2000 and 2002, Time As Color and Time as Place are two projects by Christopher Otto now available in the form of iPhone applications. Time As Color is an app that displays time as additive colour ...
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08/12/2009 / Games, iPhone

Chromixa is a new and unique colour-blending puzzle game for the iPhone and iPod touch. The task is to arrange shapes of light to complete designed puzzles. Based on the colours found within white light; red, green and blue (RGB) ...
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13/11/2009 / Games, iPhone, Sound

Auditorium, a flash music game we wrote about in December last year is now available for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The task in the game is to use the flow of audio visual particles to create sound or to ...
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03/11/2009 / Flash

The Generative Engine is the culmination of a year-long project in algorithmic artwork by Kyle Phillips (haptic-data.com). The application generates compositions that utilizes supplied assets, user settings, aesthetic rules and a level of chaos to instantaneously create infinite artwork. You can ...
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26/10/2009 / openFrameworks

Built with openFrameworks, Alex Beim and Tangible Interaction keep on making the graffiti wall better and better. This is a little demo of the new stencils function they have added together with new interface to load brushes (spray paints). The ...
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22/10/2009 / Games, iPhone

Coloroll is a simple but beautiful color matching game brought to you by soulbit7. You start with the base colors that are the root of the game. From these three colors, Coloroll suggests a target color. Your goal is to match the mixing ...
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