All posts tagged: potsdam

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Listen Carefully – Re-enabling focus in music listening

Created by Jonas Breme, Listen Carefully is about raising awareness about music experience and a critique of digital music consumption aiming to spark debate about how we buy and experience music today. Avoiding passive experience, custom designed pair of headphones allow users to focus by disabling the playback if the user moves thus encouraging focus and time off from other activities.

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Wordcollider – Colliding phrases and signing letters with phonetics

Created by Moritz Heller, Wordcollider was inspired by visualizations of particle collisions at LHC CERN. The software created in Processing accelerate two phrases against each other on a collision course. The collision splits the words up in their letters – “their elementary particles”. After collision, wordcollider visualize a signature for each letter, based on their phonetic characteristics.

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SMS to Paper Airplanes [Processing]

SMS to Paper Airplanes is a project by Christian Groß realised within a class called „program development“ at the university of applied science in Potsdam. The task was to translate an existing data set into a new audio/visual medium, using Processing. Christian visualized sms messages using physical airplanes as an analogy. The properties of airplanes are defined […]