Random links about Art & Technology

Browser Pong

Browser Pong...

The typical browsing experience is conducted through a single application window. This is indeed a useful, practical thing. Browser Pong instead exists…

Remap Berlin

Remap Berlin...

Remap Berlin, by Marco Cadioli aka Marco Manray, spreads a thin geographical virus in Google Earth and deals with different levels of reality. The project…

Unsolicited Fabrications

Unsolicited Fabricat...

Stephanie Syjuco fabricated a selection of “sculptures” designed by anonymous users of Google SketchUp, a free 3-D modeling program: “Many–but…

Decode

Decode...

The Victoria and Albert Museum has commissioned the artist Karsten Schmidt to design a truly malleable, digital identity for the Decode exhibition by providing…

The Folksomy Project

The Folksomy Project...

JODI’s ongoing performance project, The Folksomy Project, takes YouTube as source material, with the artists utilizing custom software to select…

Google Portraits

Google Portraits...

A Google Portrait is a drawing which contains the Google URL search string of the portrayed person in encoded form. Any camera smart phone…

Tweeting Colors

Tweeting Colors...

Tweeting Colors, by Brian Piana, is webpage comprised of vertical color bars created by special tweets from Twitter users. Anyone can view the piece…

Avatar Machine

Avatar Machine...

The virtual communities created by online games have provided us with a new medium for social interaction and communication. Avatar Machine, by…

Xbox 360 Self Portraits

Xbox 360 Self Portra...

Xbox 360 Self Portraits, by Marque Cornblatt, are executed within various games available on the Xbox 360 game console. The artist’s avatar and all other…

Temporary.cc

Temporary.cc...

Virtual data isn’t subject to decay like traditional media. Despite this, we can still lose personal data to disk failure, viruses, or accidental deletion. Unlike…

They Watch

They Watch...

They Watch, by Workspace Unlimited, is an immersive art installation with virtual characters literally watching visitors. Several duplicates of the virtual…

Roomba Pac-Man

Roomba Pac-Man...

“The vacuum, long an instrument for chasing cats, has now been turned against its own. What better use for automatic home appliances than to have…

Amphibious Architecture

Amphibious Architect...

Amphibious Architecture is a floating installation in New York waterways that glows and blinks to provide an interface between life above water and life…

Urban Cursor

Urban Cursor...

Urban Cursor is a GPS enabled object designed to facilitate social interaction and play in public space. The object, which is shaped as an oversized…

Seppukoo

Seppukoo...

Seppukoo is the new artwork by Les Liens Invisibles. The website is designed to help people commit a symbolic, ritual suicide, killing their virtual…

Available online for free

Available online for...

Evan Roth is distribuiting free stickers to anyone interested in taking part in his project “Available online for free”. He writes: “Instructions are simple…

Happiness Hat

Happiness Hat...

Happiness Hat, a project by Lauren McCarthy, is a wearable conditioning device that detects if you’re smiling and provides pain feedback if you’re not…

Panoramic Dioramas

Panoramic Dioramas...

Panoramic Dioramas are environments which do not strictly enforce orientation or perspective. Viewers can move within the space to see new…

Where is your art?

Where is your art?...

Where is your art? is a kinetic sound installation by András Juhász Márton, Melinda Matúz, Gergely Kovács and Barbara Sterk. Once a visitor enters the…

Continual Partial Awareness

Continual Partial Aw...

This performance is going to be about ‘Continuous Partial Awareness’ — a phrase that was first described to me as meaning ‘you know, like, when you…

Flying False Colors

Flying False Colors...

Flying False Colors (The Sixth Day) is the new installation by Carlo Zanni, currently on view at Chelsea Art Museum. Presented by The Project Room…

My lover the server

My lover the server...

My Lover the Server is an exhibition by the digital art duo Champagne Valentine (Anita Fontaine & Geoff Lillemon). The show explores the…

Remembrancer

Remembrancer...

Remembrancer, by Alberto Gaitán, is a unique, net-aware sculpture that observes and records data collected over the Internet and sensors within…

Only the Good

Only the Good...

Onlythegood.org, the automatic newspaper that serves only good news, is a new net-artwork by Antonio Riello and Donnachie, Simionato & Son…

The Artificial Moon

The Artificial Moon...

The Artificial Moon is a large-scale installation by Beijing based artist Wang Yuyang. The giant, suspended moon is made of thousands of…

Bicycle Built For 2,000

Bicycle Built For 2,...

Bicycle Built For 2,000 is comprised of 2,088 voice recordings collected via Amazon’s Mechanical Turk web service. Workers were…

iPhone Drum Circle

iPhone Drum Circle...

On September 20 at 2pm, MTAA and Mike Koller organized the “World’s First, Possibly Only and Probably Last iPhone Drum Circle (aka IPDC)”…

Action Painting (Masculine Expressionism)

Action Painting (Mas...

Action Painting (Masculine Expressionism), by Jeremy Rotsztain, is a series of “action paintings” in the style of Jackson Pollock, composed using…

Go ogle

Go ogle...

The images in the Go ogle series, by Meggan Gould, are composite images, mathematical averages of the first 100 images retrieved from a Google…

I Got Your Internet Explorer Right Here

I Got Your Internet ...

I Got Your Internet Explorer Right Here is a net artproject by BJ Warshaw. “An immersive, randomly generated, psychedelic animation backed by…

Analog Digital Clock

Analog Digital Clock...

Dutch designer Maarten Baas‘ Real Time Analog Digital Clock, a movie in which a performer replicates a digital clock by painting over and wiping clean…

Freeborders Tetris

Freeborders Tetris...

A crew of Freeborders took over a San Francisco street to create a real life video game. Which game? Tetris of course. The tetraminoes are giant neon…

Cybraphon

Cybraphon...

Cybraphon is the latest project from Edinburgh-based artist collective FOUND (Ziggy Campbell, Simon Kirby and Tommy Perman). Inspired by…

Artificial Paradise, Inc.

Artificial Paradise,...

Artificial Paradise, Inc., by Jean Paul Frenay, is an experimental film anticipating a future where a major corporation has developed an unique software, based…

The Augmented Sculpture Project

The Augmented Sculpt...

The Augmented Sculpture Project, by Pablo Valbuena, focuses on the temporary quality of space, investigating space-time not only as a three…

Ethereal self

Ethereal self...

Ethereal self is a net art work by dutch artist Harm van den Dorpel. Landing on the project’s page activates the visitor’s webcam, trasforming the…

Mybiennialisbetterthanyours

Mybiennialisbetterth...

Mybiennialisbetterthanyours an online exhibition curated by Tolga Taluy for the X Biennale de Lyon. “The works displayed are not subversive because they…

Afk Sculpture Park

Afk Sculpture Park...

AFK Sculpture Park is an exhibition organized in Berlin by Daniel Keller and Nik Kosmas from art group Aids-3D. “Bleary-eyed and disoriented…

Scrollbars experiment

Scrollbars experimen...

Scrollbars experiment is a Javascript project by russian artist Andrey Yazev. It works only with Safari 4 and Google Chrome browsers, but a video showing…

Electronic Snowball Fight

Electronic Snowball ...

Electronic Snowball Fight is a life-sized, electronic game for your yard, based on an Arduino microprocessor. The necessary code and schematics…

Composition with Javascript

Composition with Jav...

Composition with Javascript is an interactive work by Kostya Loginov and Vlad Yakovlev, made using HTML, CSS, Javascript and jQuery, based on…

Latent Figure Protocol

Latent Figure Protoc...

Latent Figure Protocol, by Paul Vanouse, is a media installation that uses DNA samples to create emergent representational images. The installation…

Donkijote

Donkijote...

Donkijote.org, the winning entry of the open competition Digital_LAB 2009 (curated by Roberta Bosco and Stefano Caldana), is an analogue/digital…

bios [bible]

bios [bible]...

The installation bios [bible] consists of an industrial robot, which writes down the bible on rolls of paper. The machine draws the calligraphic…

Common Flowers

Common Flowers...

Common Flowers, a project by Shiho Fukuhara & Georg Tremmel, is based on the first commercially available genetically modified flower, the…

Public Avatar

Public Avatar...

Public Avatar, by Martin Bricelj, is a project documenting the relationship between virtual reality and our perceptions of self and society. This installation…

EarthStar

EarthStar...

EarthStar, by David Hines e Joyce Hinterding, examines the elementary, mystical qualities of the sun. Installation visitors are treated to an up-close…

The idea of a tree

The idea of a tree...

The idea of a tree, by Thomas Traxler, translates the various sunshine conditions that occur during the day into a three-dimensional object. The lenght…

Nemo Observatorium

Nemo Observatorium...

Lawrence Malstaf utilizes five fans and a walk-though PVC cylinder to create a localized cyclone. Thousands of bits of polystyrene fly about…

Der Überflieger

Der Überflieger...

Der Überflieger – Wearable Interface are wearables for spy pigeons. The project deals with the design and implementation of a wearable technology for…

Bare conductive

Bare conductive...

Bare is a conductive ink that is applied directly onto the skin allowing the creation of custom electronic circuitry. This innovative material allows…

Headbang Hero

Headbang Hero...

Headbang Hero, by Tiago Martins, Ricardo Nascimento and Andreas Zingerle is a music/dance video game for testing your headbanging…

Decryptopattern

Decryptopattern...

Decryptopattern is a collaboration work of artists Daisuke Ishida and Noriko Yamaguchi. The idea is to be able to grasp the truth behind the vast…

GoodMorning!

GoodMorning!...

GoodMorning!, by Jer Thorp, is a Twitter visualization tool that shows about 11,000 ‘good morning’ tweets over a 24 hour period, rendering a simple…

Overhere

Overhere...

In Overhere, a work by Lauren McCarthy, Twitter feeds of two characters are converted into whispered automated voices and play through…

Alerting Infrastructure!

Alerting Infrastruct...

Alerting Infrastructure! is a physical hit counter that translates hits to the web site of an organization into interior damage of the physical…

Double-Taker (Snout)

Double-Taker (Snout)...

“Double-Taker (Snout)” (by Golan Levin with Lawrence Hayhurst, Steven Benders and Fannie White) deals in a whimsical manner with the themes of…

Skinstrument

Skinstrument...

Skinstrument, by Daan Brinkmann is a musical instrument which works using skin resistance as a parameter to generate sound, it can be…

Remote sonar drawing device

Remote sonar drawing...

Remote sonar drawing device, by David Bowen, was a multinational tele-presence robotic installation installed at Laboral Centro de Arte y Creación…

Dreaming of You

Dreaming of You...

Dreaming of You is a system for tapping into your computer’s dreams. There are three parts to this program. The first is a screen saver that visualizes…

Sportpong

Sportpong...

Sportpong is an interactive physical computer game. The field is projected on the floor, two or more players can fight in teams against each other…

Atom

Atom...

ATOM is a performance for a matrix of 64 gas balloons, lights, and sound. A room is filled with deep, evolving noises from a four-channel sound…

Delaunay Raster

Delaunay Raster...

Jonathan Puckey is a graphic designer based in Amsterdam. He modifies photographs using digital tools for “Delaunay image vectorization”…

Artist Statement

Artist Statement...

“C++ has replaced the brush”, “the hand is dead”, “cyberspace is the contemporary muse”, “interpolation is the new Cubism”. These are only…

AirPort

AirPort...

Air-port is a new media installation by Electroboutique (Aristarkh Chernyshev, Alexei Shulgin, Inna Astafieva), shown at Archstoyanie festival…

Rhonda

Rhonda...

Rhonda is an amazing 3D drawing tool developed by Amit Pitaru and James Paterson in 2003, when they were collaborating for a project…