All posts tagged: screensaver

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Screensaver, Revisited [Reference]

While the euphoric, dynamic forms of computational artist Marius Watz are probably quite familiar to CAN readers, the artist’s curatorial and educational undertakings should definitely not to be overlooked. As an extension of his practice, Marius consistently organizes prescient and formative exhibitions and workshops (see the upcoming Generator.x 3.0: From Code to Atoms) and often […]

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NewSpeak [Flash]

NewSpeak is a project created by Immo Blaese for anticensor, the 10th Web Biennial at the Istanbul Contemporary Art Museum. As new words are picked up every minute, NewSpeak will display the opposite meaning (antonym) based on an Orwellian scenario of doublespeak. The creation of a new over simplified language to limit the expressions and thoughts […]

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hello world [Mac, Windows, Flash]

Latest addition to the SCR Label is the beautiful visual art application created by qubibi (Kazumasa Teshigawara) that comes in the form of screensaver for Mac and Windows. Named hello world, this computer generated visual feast allows you to “enjoy the ever-changing, lasting process of creation and existence”. “You are born. You feed on, or excrete, others. […]

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RetroScreen [iPhone, iPad]

Created by Mike Tucker and published by CreativeApplications.Net, RetroScreen is an interactive incarnation of the older generation screensavers now designed for the iPad / iPhone and iPod Touch. If you can recall the days of endlessly starring at your PC/Mac screen watching the ‘amazing’ graphics and miss the innocence of 90′s computing platforms, you can now indulge your […]

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Swimmer [Mac, Windows]

Swimmer is a screensaver for both Mac and Windows created by Kazumasa Teshigawara aka qubibi and distributed by the recently launched creative label, SCR. During sleep, you do not have the control over your body, but you are also not totally out of control. Images and dreams come and go. It is as if you are […]

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BugMirror [Mac]

BugMirror, created by Oriol Ferrer Mesià, is a screen saver for Mac that uses camera input to mimic swarms of 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. This creates a low-precision slow-reacting mirror, giving it a very […]

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VN01 Oscillate [Mac, Windows, Flash]

‘Oscillate‘ is a screensaver created by Ben Stevens now available in both Mac and PC versions. A conceptual version of the traditional clock, ‘Oscillate’ is an animated graphic representation of a standard clock where each line represents a quarter, pulsing in quick succession to reveal the time. The first vector (in red) represents the current hour of the day, the second […]

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Word Clock [Mac, Windows]

Word Clock is a free typographic screensaver for Mac OS X and Windows. It displays a fixed list of all numbers and words sufficient to express any possible date and time as a sentence. Word Clock displays time by highlighting appropriate words as each second passes. There are two display modes; Linear (my favoured) and […]