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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!

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Last week we wrote about the wonderful work that happened over the weekend after the release of XBox Kinect opensource drivers. Today we look at what happened since then and how the Microsoft gadget is being utilised in the creative ...

20/05/2010 / openFrameworks

Audience is an installation by rAndom international and Chris O'Shea (circa 2008). The installation includes 64 mirror objects, each controlled by 2 servos for pan and tilt. These objects would orientate towards themselves and when someone appeared in the space, they ...

18/05/2010 / openFrameworks

Fun and engaging interactive installations by spta with Luis and Felix, two students based in Berlin. Inspired by Todd Vanderlin´s Mask Video, the duo started with a simple face-tracking application which progressed to animated masks, with each one with it´s own ...

07/05/2010 / Objects, Sound

SoundBlox is a project by Bodo Lensch, Till Bovermann, René Tünnermann and an ongoing research by Tangible Auditory Interfaces exploring audio as a natural affiliate to physical objects. It is based on work, Till Bovermann developed and implemented during his PhD time at Bielefeld ...

01/05/2010 / Events, openFrameworks

Created by recoil performance group from Denmark, F**k You, Buddy is a physical performance in combination of interactive video scenography. We wrote about the project back in January and now the video with behinds the scenes (embeded below) + ...

28/04/2010 / openFrameworks

Cosmogramma Fieldlines is a wonderful and free augmented reality application to celebrate the imminent release of the new Flying Lotus album ‘Cosmogramma’ (itunes). The downloadable app allows users to interact using their webcam or their mouse, creating an entrancing combination ...

25/04/2010 / Profile

Suki ( is a student at IAMAS Institute of Arts and Sciences (Japan) in the Studio1 / Interactive Media. Since his website is "under construction", I have selected below few projects that are particularly exciting. For more projects, until the ...
We have already covered the work of 1024 collective but most recently comes the incredible Euphorie, a performance installation held in the La Lodge in February 2010, Paris. The project Euphorie was born from the desire to develop a project based on ...

26/03/2010 / openFrameworks, Processing

Created by Edhv using openFrameworks, Processing, Applescript, webcam and insects, Debug is a physical installation exploring what happens when you let nature interact with technology. It is an experimental machine that transforms the movements of insects into beautiful patterns printed ...

19/03/2010 / Environment

CPU is a stereoscopic Realtime Performance based on Kafka´s "The Trial" by 1n0ut (Robert Praxmarer, Reinhold Bidner). The team writes: In Franz Kafka’s THE TRIAL, 1n0ut found a world full of loops, repeats, instructions and protocols which are familiar parts of every ...

08/03/2010 / openFrameworks

Augmented Anamorphosis (distorted projection) is a graduation project by Sander ter Braak at the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht. The project explores projection of a 3d object in space dependant on viewer's location. In the movie embeded below the first ...

04/03/2010 / c++, Processing, Sound, vvvv

Mjuvi is a 2010 student project at h-da where music and visuals are generated by motion tracked people. The user can choose between different roles (beat = red ring, melodies = blue ring, effect = green ring or instrument switch ...