Series of works exploring the subject of drawing images in the space around the earth using latitude, longitude and altitude as a coordinate system.
Developed at the Ars Electronica Futurelab, Spaxels (a portmanteau word from space pixels) are LED-equipped quadcopters. They make up a drone swarm that can “draw” three-dimensional figures in midair.
“Almost every part of our lives, from medicine to music, is now shaped, informed or controlled in some way by algorithms. They have become one of the most powerful forces shaping the 21st century, but remain invisible and impenetrable to all but a few.” – Matthew Falla, Founding Partner of Signal Noise As part of […]
Explore the mysterious new world of electromagnetic field (EMF) photography in this unique all-day workshop led by Luke Sturgeon and Shamik Ray at the Science Museum, London this weekend. During the workshop, you will use custom software involving an EMF sensor application and light mapping to capture the invisible electromagnetic fields surrounding everyday objects – […]
FutureEverything is 20! We’re delighted to announce tickets for the 2015 FutureEverything Conference are on sale now. On February 26-28th they will celebrate their 20th anniversary, bringing artists, designers, city makers, activists, technologists and business people together for a two day conference in Manchester’s stunning Town Hall. The programme will feature inspiring talks from internationally renowned speakers, plus […]
The Air Above is a new project by environmental designer Michael Pecirno that explores how public sculpture can find form and purpose entirely from its context.
For the fourth 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.
Retune is an annual conference in Berlin bringing together artists, designers, technologists as well as researchers and scientists to inspire interdisciplinary thinking and making.
Picture the Sky is a project by Karolina Sobecka in an attempt to reverse the process of satellite imagery to where we, as one, become a very large ‘sociotechnological apparatus’ looking up at the sky, an infrastructure for our technology. Take part in the project this Saturday!
Don’t miss this INST-INT if you’re interested in interactive experiences in the physical space, responsive environments and the sensing systems they incorporate. INST-INT presents a unique chance to connect and learn from an international roster of first class creators sharing insights from the intersection of art, technology and interaction.
School for poetic computation (SFPC) recently opened a new call for participants for the Fall 2014 term. In this post, Taeyoon Choi, one of the co-founders and teachers at the SFPC, looks back.
A series of aluminium structures with programmable LED strips, constructing fragments of text that originated in the process of sourcing electronic components from China.