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24/07/2013 / c++, Events

It is not often that artists are invited to exhibit their prototypes. Not only is this an opportunity to reveal some of the creative processes behind these machines but also to recontextualize and offer artists a chance to reflect. In ...
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26/06/2013 / Environment, Processing

Animalia and Caelum are two projects by Michail Vanis, a recent graduate of Design Interactions at the RCA that take position that our idealisation, romanticism and paradoxical thinking in ecology is holding us back from finding new ways to interact with nature. Neo-nature ...
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25/06/2013 / Cinder

Designed by Rawstorne Studio and PleasureKraft, Boil-Up is a 4 projector installation within the Moana - My Ocean exhibition at The Auckland War Memorial Museum. The installation is one of many pieces that allow visitors to experience the oceanic wonders ...
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15/04/2012 / Other

Created by Christophe Guberan, student at Ecole Cantonale d’art de Lausanne (ECAL), this inkjet printer prints patterns that contort pieces of paper into specific 3D forms. Dezeen reports that the modified printer uses a mixture of water and ink in the cartridge and ...
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04/07/2011 / Arduino, MaxMSP

Created by David Bowen, Tele-Present Water installation draws information from the intensity and movement of the water in a remote location. Wave data is collected in real-time from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) data buoy station 46075 Shumagin Islands Alaska. ...
    Carbon by Tabor Robak

19/12/2010 / Mac, Windows

Carbon is a piece of software for Mac and PC created by Tabor Robak that looks at the transition between the real and the virtual. While some true qualities of physicality are lost in digitization this is made up for by ...
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07/06/2010 / Scripts

Created by Filippo Cuttica and Dean McNamee, GoWithTheFlow is an installation created in attempt to visualize incoming emails and create a tangible user interface which allows the users to monitor and filter emails playing with the household metaphor of flowing ...
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05/11/2009 / Environment

Amphibious Architecture is a floating installation in New York waterways that glows and blinks to provide an interface between life above water and life below. It was developed by the Living Architecture Lab at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning ...