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04/07/2014 / vvvv

Created by Sebastian Huber, Johannes Timpernagel and Michael Burk (Schnellebuntebilder) , Epilog is a room installation that uses light, sound and haze to create a 25-minute constantly transforming world of moving images and sounds. Visitors are invited to participate by ...
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17/06/2014 / CAN Events

[caption id="attachment_42641" align="alignnone" width="640"] Matt Thibideau & Markus Heckman perform Reclusion[/caption] We have allowed enough time to let our eyes rest after a retinally challenging week at EM15 in Montreal and it is time to check in with an overview of the proceedings. EM15 emerged from the combination of Elektra ...
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10/06/2014 / iOS, iPad, iPhone, Javascript

Created as a collaboration between Jono Brandel (aka jonobr1) and Lullatone, Patatap is a portable animation and sound kit that allows you to play with versatile melodies charged with colourful geometric graphics. Patatap is a progression from Neuronal Synchrony and built ...
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27/05/2014 / Processing

Created by Andreas Gysin in collaboration with Sidi Vanetti, Fari is a kinetic installation created with an array of moving light heads. The array is displayed in a geometric configuration, a circle and programmed as a choreography. The light shutter is opened with parsimony as the focus is ...
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09/05/2014 / Events

As Robert Henke sets of on his tour with the new project Lumière, kicking off in NYC on the 10th May, followed by shows in Helsingor, Montreal (MUTEK/Elektra), London, Riga, Nantes and others, we offer a little preview of what ...
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28/02/2014 / openFrameworks

Exploring the concepts of generative art with the language of cinema, Fractal Film is a collaboration between video artist Delphine Doukhan and generative artist Antoine Schmitt. The project includes a very precisely choreographed scene shot in very high definition (5K) ...
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12/02/2014 / MaxMSP, Processing

Created by Hyun Ju Song and Mi Lyoung Bae, The Moment is an exploration of language, how the meaning is formed from words. Hyun Ju Song describes a situation when people face an absurd situation in Korea, they say "It ...
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09/01/2014 / MaxMSP

MirrorFugue is a Ph.D. research project by Xiao Xiao at the MIT Media Lab, exploring communicating gesture in music collaboration across space and time. The project is comprised of a set of interfaces for piano to visualise the gesture of ...
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02/01/2014 / Processing

Created by RMBit, Chinese live performance collective, code: e is their latest instalment for the Media Arts Festival in Hangzhou, performed in December 2013. Composed using Processing, the piece is a hybrid between realtime debug-view and animation. Camera orbits about engine ...
    The Human Seasons; The Royal Ballet,Beatriz Stix-Brunell, Federico Bonelli,Olivia Cowley, Steven McRae,Lauren Cuthbertson, Johannes Stepanek,Melissa Hamilton, Dawid Trzensimiech,Itziar Mendizabal, Edward Watson,

13/12/2013 / vvvv

© 2013 ROH / Bill Cooper Following the earlier collaborations with David Dawson, Eno Henze has designed the set for the new The Human Seasons performance that debuted at the Royal Opera House in November this year. Designed minimal to eliminate competition between set and ...
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04/12/2013 / Other

Toronto’s Egyptrixx (David Psutka) returns with his second album “A/B til Infinity” which takes the form of a multi-media collaboration with Berlin-based visual artist A N F - Andreas Nicolas Fischer. The project consists of the album, the video for Ax//s ...
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09/10/2013 / Arduino

Earlier this year panGenerator was invited by Copernicus Science Center to create an installation for the new media and technology oriented Transformations Festival and given the central idea of this years edition - empowering people via new tools such as ...
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23/09/2013 / Arduino, Processing, Sound

[caption id="attachment_38720" align="alignnone" width="640"] All three devices together[/caption] Created by Luisa Pereira, The Well–Sequenced Synthesizer is a series of sequencers -- physical interfaces to play with musical rules. It consists of The Counterpointer, a cross between an electronic arpeggiator and a baroque music rule ...
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20/09/2013 / vvvv

On September 26th the Vienna Tourist Board will be hosting an event where Alex Kiessling is creating artworks not only in Vienna, but simultaneously in Berlin, at Breitscheidplatz, and London, at Trafalgar Square. With the help from Strukt Design Studio, Alex is using ...
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17/09/2013 / Arduino, Environment

Ealier this year Arcade (James Alliban, Keiichi Matsuda and William Coleman) were commissioned to make a visual accompaniment to Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, performed by the North Netherlands Symphony Orchestra to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the first performance ...
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10/09/2013 / openFrameworks

Commissioned by the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) for the debut performance of Massive Attack's single "United Snakes", at Becks Fusions 2008, the band liked the project so much it was later released as a video (2009). The video was ...
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05/09/2013 / Featured, Sound, vvvv

Developed as a collaboration between Quayola & Sinigaglia, Dedalo is a collection of custom developed vvvv engines (and a toolkit) to generate, exchange and map data between a series of graphics modules and a rendering engine used for live performance ...
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21/08/2013 / Environment

Created by Pablo Valbuena, Time Tilings are four site-specific interventions created for Artefact festival, STUK Kunstencentrum. Leuven, BE in 2013. Like in most of his projects, time tilings is about time, space and perception. He explores the overlap of the physical and ...
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19/08/2013 / Events

Credit: Ryoichi Kurokawa This year Alpha-ville teams up with one of the most distinguished cultural institutions to present the UK premiere of Ryoichi Kurokawa’s new audiovisual concert Syn_. The Japanese born Berlin based artist, known for his stunning performances and multi-screen installations, was ...
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31/07/2013 / Profile

Developed by Adrien Mondot (am-cb.net), eMotion is a tool for creating interactive motions of objects for live visual performances. Developed as a research tool for the work of Adrien M and Claire B, eMotion is based on objects (like particles, text, drawing strokes, quartz ...
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12/07/2013 / Sound

From his early and important locative media projects with the KNIFEANDFORK collective and onwards, the Brooklyn and Providence-based artist Brian House has been scrutinizing space and narrative. The body of work he's developed in subsequent years has yielded some rather savvy ...
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11/06/2013 / Javascript

Created by Jono Brandel aka jonobr1, Neuronal Synchrony is a local web application to dynamically generate animations in real-time. Comprised of a node.js server to send and receive information to and from the Monome 128 and a webpage that handles these inputs and generates animations, Neuronal ...
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17/05/2013 / Events

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640"] Jean Piche, Helix[/caption] Montreal, the beginning of May, a dark performance space illuminated by an otherworldly glow; this combination of factors could only mean one thing – Elektra! The 14th edition of the venerable Canadian digital arts ...
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14/05/2013 / Environment, openFrameworks

Further to our post from some weeks back, Reactor for Awareness in Motion (RAM) by Yoko Ando and YCAM is now available for download. Briefly, RAM Dance Toolkit is a C++ creative coding toolkit (openFrameworks) to create environments for dancers. ...
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17/04/2013 / vvvv

Cycles 720 is an hybrid visual/audio sequencer by Craig Allan aka Numbercult built using VVVV and Ableton Live with a custom M4L patch. Circle/Line interactions trigger percussion: rhythm and swing are dictated by the size, number of circles, their degree of separation, ...
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04/03/2013 / vvvv

Created and performed by Edisonnoside and visual artist Daniel Schwarz, imposition is a live audiovisual performance that combines dark, blurry electronic music and non-linear rhythms meld with hypnotic abstract visuals superimposed on a matrix of rods.
 "Image and sound go hand in ...
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13/02/2013 / Environment, openFrameworks

Project "Reactor for Awareness in Motion" at the Yamaguchi Center for Arts at [YCAM], is involved with the research and development of tools for creative dance with the aim of exploring the possibility of using new media technology in dance. Heading the ...
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08/02/2013 / c++, Featured, Members

United Visual Artists are an art and design practice based in London and working internationally. They create work at the intersection of sculpture, architecture, live performance and digital installation. Their initial work in live performance led to a sustained interest in ...
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25/01/2013 / vvvv

Cyclotone (A Cyclotron for sound) is a new audio-visual piece created by Paul Prudence and produced in the latter part of 2012 in anticipation of performances for various festivals and events including Scopitone Festival [Nantes, France],  The RedBull Music Academy's 'Cymatics, ...
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18/12/2012 / CAN Events, Events

Almost three years since their last edition, the new edition of ‘NODE13 - Forum for Digital Arts’ takes place next year, 11-17th February, in Frankfurt, Germany. The festival comes with the key topic ‘The Rules – Examining code as shapeable cosmoplastic ...
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