On Framing Textile Ambiguities – Nathalie Gebert

Created by Nathalie Gebert, ‘On Framing Textile Ambiguities’ is artistic research on situated objectivities at the intersection of textile processing and computer history. The installation is the output of a critical investigation on social and technical developments that led to the current local technological situation. Beyond being a metaphor for the theoretical framework of Donna…

10/08/2020
Silk Pavilion II – Mediated Matter Group at the MoMA

Latest in the series of groundbreaking projects by Mediated Matter Group (MIT Media Lab) is the new successor to the Silk Pavilion (2013) project, results currently on show (subject to COVID-19 restrictions) at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The project utilizes an integrated kinetic mandrel designed to guide the natural spinning motion…

29/06/2020
CMD: Experiment in bio-algorithmic politics

Created by Michael Sedbon, ‘CMD’ is an apparatus designed to explore how our technologies and ecosystems interact and what narratives and politics do they serve. The project questions what sort of ecological and social logic should be implemented in the design of automated infrastructures and algorithms.

15/01/2020
CAN 2019 – Highlights and Favourites

As per tradition each year, December is when we look back at the amazing work published on CAN. From ingenious machines and installations to mesmerising experiences that leverage new mediums for artistic inquiry – we added scores of projects to CAN’s archive in 2019. Here are some highlights.

23/12/2019
Neo-Natur – A space for thought, about and for Nature / ART+COM

Designed and constructed by ART+COM Studios in collaboration with Futurium and Schiel Projekt, ‘Neo-Natur’ is a permanent installation for Berlin’s Futurium exhibition that explores our potential futures from different areas of life––from self-sufficient cities, to the future of work and ideas for more sustainable consumption.

30/09/2019
Algorithmic Drive – Spectacular car(au)tonomy

‘Algorithmic Drive’ is an interactive installation and performance inspired by inspired by autonomous cars and dash cam compilations. The work plays with the tension generated by confronting the technologies used by mobile robotics with the unpredictable nature of the world.

20/08/2019
100% Chair – Designing for Algorithmic Landscapes

Sorry, this is Members Only content. Please Log-in. Join us today by becoming a Member. Archive: More than 3,500 project profiles, scores of essays, interviews and reviews.Publish: Post your projects, events, announcements.No Ads: No advertisements, miners, banners.Education: Tutorials (beginners and advanced) with code examples, downloads.Jobs Archive: Find employers who have recruited here in the past…

23/01/2019

Created by Saurabh Datta, ‘mi/e-metic self’ is an installation that represents a sculptural being, a memetic representation of an evolved us.

Created by Matteo Zamagni, this video speculates the shift from organic to electronic evolutionary processes. Cybernetic organisms, partly made of organic structures and part electronic components respond to their environment in a variety of ways at an ever-increasing speed.

‘Invisible Network’ is a portable device that makes communication between machines perceptible and tangible. This device acts as a mediator between the user and the machines that surround him. Through its screen, it indicates the relations that it maintains with its personal environment.

Created by Vienna based Depart, ‘The Entropy Gardens’ is an explorative VR experience that challenges one of humanity’s most archetypical art forms – garden making. It explores its myths, aesthetics and modes of perception.

Created by Nathalie Gebert, ‘On Framing Textile Ambiguities’ is artistic research on situated objectivities at the intersection of textile processing and computer history. The installation is the output of a critical investigation on social and technical developments that led to the current local technological situation. Beyond being a metaphor for the theoretical framework of Donna…

Created by Random Studio in collaboration with Arnout Meijer and RWA Electronics, the project is comprised of a lighting system in Random’s studio that emulates the movement of the sun and the ever-evolving states of natural light.

Latest in the series of groundbreaking projects by Mediated Matter Group (MIT Media Lab) is the new successor to the Silk Pavilion (2013) project, results currently on show (subject to COVID-19 restrictions) at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The project utilizes an integrated kinetic mandrel designed to guide the natural spinning motion…

An exploratory project into networks’ ability to guide movement through physical space – the name concatenates three popular digital services which perform acts of choreography on a mass scale.

A collaboration between Daito Manabe (Rhizomatiks) and Kenichiro Shimizu (PELE) for Kazu Makino, ‘Come Behind Me, So Good!’ music video combines photogrammetry and mixed reality to create a seamless dream-like landscape, invigorated by Elevenplay performance.

Created by Kynd in collaboration with Yu Miyashita (Sound), ‘Expressions’ is a series of artworks exploring the physicality of thick and bold paint-like dynamic constructs that emerge from illuminated digital space revealing an intricate play of shapes, light and shadow.

Created by LIMAGE, a collective comprised of media designers, 3d creators, artists and coders, ‘Avatar·Mythology’ is a performance drawing on the worldview of Shan Hai Jing (Classic of Mountains and Seas), a Chinese classic text of mythic geography and beasts.

Created by Michael Sedbon, ‘CMD’ is an apparatus designed to explore how our technologies and ecosystems interact and what narratives and politics do they serve. The project questions what sort of ecological and social logic should be implemented in the design of automated infrastructures and algorithms.

As per tradition each year, December is when we look back at the amazing work published on CAN. From ingenious machines and installations to mesmerising experiences that leverage new mediums for artistic inquiry – we added scores of projects to CAN’s archive in 2019. Here are some highlights.

In October CAN headed to Pittsburgh to toast the 30th Anniversary of The Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry. The event was accompanied by “Intersections,” a dynamic group exhibition showcasing many of the anti-disiciplinary works produced within the labs. Here, we review the show and share details about various included works.

Created by Mathias Maierhofer and Valentina Soana at the ICD, ‘Self-Choreographing Network’ is a project aiming to challenge the prevalent separation between (digital) design and (physical) operation processes of adaptive and interactive architectural systems.

TAMI (Tangible Mathematics Interface) is an interface that facilitates the learning of the basics of trigonometry. Comprised of a tabletop display and a series of physical controllers, users can manipulate mathematical parameters and see the results on-screen in real-time.

Created by Anouk Zibault at ECAL, ‘Lieux Ordinaires’ (Ordinary Places) is a project that explores new narratives of public space framed by surveillance – an alternative perspective and a medium with a power to ‘document’.

Designed and constructed by ART+COM Studios in collaboration with Futurium and Schiel Projekt, ‘Neo-Natur’ is a permanent installation for Berlin’s Futurium exhibition that explores our potential futures from different areas of life––from self-sufficient cities, to the future of work and ideas for more sustainable consumption.

Created by Richard Vijgen, ‘Hertzian Landscapes’ is a live visualization of the radio spectrum. It includes a digital receiver to scan large swaths of radio spectrum in near real-time and using Three.js visualises thousands of signals into a panoramic electromagnetic landscape.

Created by Fragmentin in collaboration with KOSMOS architects, ‘Artificial Arcadia’ is an interactive installation that creates a performative scenographic landscape for visitors to explore and calls them to consider how contemporary landscape entangles natural, artificial and digital realms.

‘Algorithmic Drive’ is an interactive installation and performance inspired by inspired by autonomous cars and dash cam compilations. The work plays with the tension generated by confronting the technologies used by mobile robotics with the unpredictable nature of the world.

Created by Christian Mio Loclair (Waltz Binaire), ‘Blackberry Winter’ is an investigation into the possibilities of identify motion as a continuous walk in a latent space of situations.

Created by Shanghai based design studio automato.farm, ‘BIY™ – Believe it Yourself’ is a series of real-fictional belief-based computing kits to make and tinker with vernacular logics and superstitions.

This past March, CAN joined forces with UAL Creative Computing Institute to present the first in a series of events that examine new forms of cross-disciplinary art and design practice. Entitled Document 1., the event was comprised of a workshop, seminar, and symposium, and took place at UAL’s newly refurbished Camberwell College of Art in London.

HALO is a large scale immersive artwork which embodies Semiconductor’s ongoing fascination with how we experience the materiality of nature through the lens of science and technology.

Sorry, this is Members Only content. Please Log-in. Join us today by becoming a Member. Archive: More than 3,500 project profiles, scores of essays, interviews and reviews.Publish: Post your projects, events, announcements.No Ads: No advertisements, miners, banners.Education: Tutorials (beginners and advanced) with code examples, downloads.Jobs Archive: Find employers who have recruited here in the past…

Count

30

Tags

  • Ai
  • Arduino
  • Camera
  • Custom BIOS
  • DeepAI
  • Featured
  • Giphy API
  • MQTT
  • NFS
  • Processing
  • Python
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Saurabh Datta
  • Shell scripts
  • Ableton
  • Ableton live
  • Matteo Zamagni
  • Organic
  • Osc
  • Performance
  • Simulation
  • Sound re
  • Touchdesigner
  • Unreal
  • Data
  • Ecal
  • Environment
  • Epaper
  • Evan Kelly
  • Firebase
  • Google maps api
  • GyrOSC
  • Infrastructure
  • Machine culture
  • Network
  • Privacy
  • Social network
  • Visible
  • Wifi
  • DEPART
  • Gregor Ladenhauf
  • Interactive
  • Leonhard Lass
  • Virtual
  • Computation
  • Device
  • Drawing
  • Media
  • Nathalie Gebert
  • Servo
  • Situated Knowledges
  • Textile
  • 4DSOUND
  • Arnout Meijer
  • Design
  • Dmx
  • Interior
  • Ligjting
  • Office
  • Random studio
  • Sun
  • Sunlight
  • Temperature
  • Christoph Bader
  • Construction
  • Fabrication
  • Felix Kraemer
  • Jean Disset
  • João Costa
  • Mediated matter group
  • Mit media lab
  • Nature
  • Neri Oxman
  • Nitzan Zilberman
  • Process
  • Robotics
  • Sara Wilson
  • Sunanda Sharma
  • Susan Williams
  • Andrea Pena
  • Choreography
  • Jonathan Chomko
  • Movement
  • Nodejs
  • Physical
  • Socketio
  • Cg
  • Daito Manabe
  • Elevenplay
  • Houdini
  • Kazu Makino
  • Kenichiro Shimizu
  • Landscape
  • Lidar
  • Mixed reality
  • Music
  • Photogrammetry
  • Point cloud
  • Rhizomatiks
  • Scan
  • Dong gallery
  • Facade
  • Glsl
  • Kynd
  • Paint
  • Sound
  • Webgl
  • 3d animation
  • Kinect
  • Maya
  • OpenFrameworks
  • Projction
  • Projectors
  • Resolume
  • Touchosc
  • Unity
  • Addie Wagenknecht
  • Ala Tannir
  • Alan Warburton
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Bianca Berning
  • Bianca Berning (Dalton Maag)
  • Cathy O’Neil
  • Christian Kaegi (Qwestion)
  • Christian Mio Loclair (Waltz Binaire)
  • Cloud computing
  • Davide Fornari
  • Dev Joshi
  • ECAL Research Day
  • EPFL+ECAL Lab
  • Fabrice Aeberhard (Viu)
  • Ghosts
  • Haunted Machines
  • Hugues Vinet (IRCAM)
  • Impakt Festival
  • IRCAM
  • James Bridle
  • Kai Bernau
  • Kate Crawford
  • Machine learning
  • Mario de Vega
  • Matthew Plummer-Fernandez
  • Max bense
  • Natalie D Kane
  • Natalie Kane
  • Nicolas Henchoz
  • Nicolas Nova
  • Patrick Keller
  • Random International
  • Skylar tibbits
  • Sustainability
  • Thilo Alex Brunner
  • Tobias Revell
  • V&a
  • Waltz Binaire
  • Alexander Lambertz
  • Bioart
  • Biology
  • Cyanobacteria
  • Eco
  • Ecosystem
  • Ecosystem survival
  • Genetic algorithm
  • Hybrid forms lab
  • Maker Bay Hong Kong
  • Manu Alfonso Soler
  • Mees Dieperink
  • Michael Sedbon
  • MU
  • MU Artspace
  • MU Hybrid Art House
  • Alexander Miller
  • Allison Chan
  • Capacitive sensor
  • Celine Wong Katzman
  • Che-Wei Wang
  • ChucK
  • Danny Garfield
  • DTrace
  • Education
  • Esther Bouquet
  • Fernando Ramallo
  • FIlip Wolak
  • Francisco Rojo
  • Galen Macdonald
  • Gia Castello
  • Hall Effect sensors
  • Iain Nash
  • Incandescent lightbulbs
  • Katherine Rae Diemert
  • Lauren Gardner
  • Lcd
  • LED strip
  • Lia Coleman
  • Mark Anthony Hernandez Motaghy
  • Markov Chain
  • Mathilde Mouw-Rao
  • Matrix display
  • Max Bittker
  • Maxwell Neely-Cohen
  • Melanie Hoff
  • Natalie Rothfels
  • Olivia Ross
  • Photoresistor
  • Receipt printer
  • Rhinoceros
  • Sebastian Morales
  • SFPC
  • Shelby Wilson
  • Stefan Pelikan
  • Taeyoon Choi
  • Taylor Levy
  • Thermochromic pigment
  • Tiriree Kananuruk
  • Todd Anderson
  • Tsige Tafesse
  • Yuzhu Chai
  • Zach Lieberman
  • Zai Aliyu
  • Akshat Prakash
  • Anouk Zibault
  • Automato
  • Bjørn Karmann
  • Features
  • Fragmentin
  • François Quévillon
  • Harsh Kedia
  • Jacqueline Wu
  • Mapping Festival
  • Mathias Maierhofer
  • Moovel
  • MUTEK
  • Radical norms
  • Richard Vijgen
  • Rndr
  • Semiconductor
  • Soonho Kwon
  • Tore Knudsen
  • UAL
  • Valentina Soana
  • Andy warhol
  • Claire Hentschker
  • CMU
  • Cory arcangel
  • Event
  • Exhibition
  • Golan Levin
  • James george
  • Jon Rubin
  • Jonathan Minard
  • Madeline Gannon
  • Media lab
  • Miller Gallery
  • Moon
  • Pablo Garcia
  • Pittsburgh
  • Review
  • Tahir Hemphill
  • The Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry
  • Architecture
  • Computational design
  • Icd
  • Space
  • Francisco Fuentes
  • Joaquin Dominguez
  • Maria Elena Errazuriz
  • Mauricio Herrera
  • Trigonometry
  • Anouk Zibaut
  • Film
  • Javascript
  • Narrative
  • Public space
  • Story
  • Surveillance
  • ARTCOM
  • ArtEngineering
  • Augmented reality
  • Berlin
  • Biomimicry
  • CNC
  • Danzer
  • Generative
  • Hololens
  • Tile
  • HackRF
  • Mapping
  • NuiTrack
  • Realsense
  • Ice
  • Kosmos architects
  • Modulation
  • Visualization
  • Automation
  • Autonomous cars
  • Opencv
  • SegNet
  • UMAP
  • Youtube
  • Christian Mio Loclair
  • GAN
  • PyTorch
  • Raygan
  • Tensorflow
  • Vvvv
  • 3-5954A handheld transceiver
  • Acrylic
  • Apple computer
  • Ariel Uzal
  • AxiDraw
  • Bomani Oseni McClendon
  • C++
  • Cardioid microphone
  • Cellular automata
  • Cement
  • Digital camera
  • E-ink display
  • Electronics
  • Gif
  • Greg Sadetsky
  • ImageMagick
  • Infrared
  • Invisible ink
  • IPhone
  • Javier de Azkue
  • Joseph Wilk
  • Juan Miguel Marin
  • Luisa Fabrizi
  • Madmapper
  • Mar G. Mcmahon
  • MaxMSP
  • Melissa Holmes
  • Micro-controller
  • Mirror
  • Model Magic clay
  • Motor
  • OBS
  • Paper
  • Pen
  • Piezo sensor
  • Plywood
  • Polycarbonate tube
  • Printed paper
  • Projector
  • Resistor
  • Rockite
  • Sara Khan
  • Servo motor
  • Sheldon Chang
  • SN74HC595N multiplexer
  • Stefanie Schirmer
  • Tablet
  • Vivienne La
  • Voice
  • Webcam
  • Website
  • Yehwan Song
  • ATmega328
  • Belief system
  • Distance sensor
  • Electrat Microphone
  • Google AIY Vision Bonnet
  • Gps
  • IMU
  • Luck
  • Neopixel LEDs
  • NLP
  • Pcb
  • Raspberrypi
  • Solenoid
  • Speaker
  • Superstition
  • Andreas Gysin
  • Document1
  • Github
  • Learning
  • Led
  • Matix
  • Rgb
  • Workshop
  • CERN
  • Installation
  • Maxforlive
  • Science
  • Bauhaus
  • Benjamin Gaulon
  • Carmen Salas
  • Coralie Gourguechon
  • Daniel Bisig
  • Geneva
  • Head
  • Jan Schacher
  • Joana Moll
  • Johanna Jaskowska
  • Klara Ravat
  • Leander Herzog
  • Marc Garrett
  • Maria Yablonina
  • Michael Ang
  • Mitchell Akiyama
  • MXZEHN
  • Nathalie Bachand
  • Neeeu
  • Nora Al-Badri
  • Normals
  • Regine Debatty
  • SmellLab
  • Tatiana Bazzichelli
  • Ted Davis
  • TUNDRA
  • ZHdK
  • Angelika Seeschaaf- Veres
  • Daniel Daam-Rossi
  • Furniture
  • Furniture design
  • Koby Barhad
  • Nema 23
  • Object