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 mechanical machines build almost entirely out of $300 worth scrap electronics sourced from a junkyard.
Murmur enables communication between public and the projection by simulating the movement of sound waves, building a luminous bridge between the physical and the virtual.
Created by Michal Kohút, “0, 1″ is an interactive installation that comprises a set of custom made glasses that when worn recognise blink as input to turn off or on the lights in the room. It all happens so fast that the person wearing the glasses does not even notice the change.
“Sometimes it seems as if I were looking at myself from the outside. As if the imaginary camera eye moved away from first person view to third person view. I think it is an error in perception. Brain creates reality in itself after all and senses are only reference points for its creation. But I […]
If you liked the ‘Extending the Touchscreen’ project by Michael Knuepfel here are a few experiments by Benjamin Gaulon using displays to convert light to sound waves. He writes: Research and recent innovations have led to an amazing increase of types and uses of visual displays and screens; indeed, in our predominantly visual culture, they are everywhere. […]
Created by Didier Brun and Sid Lee for Adidas to help them promote the release of their sneaker collection MEGA, the team created a system that would allow dancers to create their own beat or music with their shoes. Although somewhat similar to Nike project by W+K and rhizomatiks, the Sid Lee team have seem to taken […]
“Cubie” is a software application which uses ideas from puzzle games as interface to provide lap-top music performance. Cubie is basically played by inputting characters by typing. A text sequence input generates a music sequence, and inputting some lines makes polyphony. Clicking on the palette bar on the top-left corner, and change the current text […]
BugMirror, created by Oriol Ferrer MesiÃ , is a screen saver for Mac that uses camera input to mimic swarms ofÂ housands of little bugs. The bugs react to camera input, trying to mimic what the camera sees. They are free to walk around and change their color.Â This creates a low-precision slow-reacting mirror, giving it a very […]