Random links about Art & Technology

Inside a Dead Skyscraper

Inside a Dead Skyscr...

Inside a Dead Skyscraper is the newest project by Molleindustria, a music video game for the song “The building” by Jesse Stiles. The game and the song…

Nadia

Nadia...

Unlike a conventional camera Nadia has no display of the photographs to be taken, but rather gives the judgment of aesthetic quality to the…

Google Alarm

Google Alarm...

The Google Alarm Firefox addon visually & audibly alerts you when your personal information is being sent to Google servers. Even outside…

Monkeyfy

Monkeyfy...

Monkeyfy, by Michael Schieben, is a public webservice for face-detection based image manipulation. A small bookmarklet allows you to select…

MoshPit

MoshPit...

The MoshPit Amp, by Fur, is an automata that converts headbanging movements into metal music. Through style and intensity of your head banging…

Epic Win

Epic Win...

Our lives are full of quests. Remember that birthday card, send that email, or drag ourselves to the gym on a regular basis. Trouble is, sometimes…

Avatar days

Avatar days...

Originally created for the Darklight Festival’s ‘4 Day Movie’ project, Avatar Days is a portrait of four online gamers in Dublin whose daily lives contrast with…

8-Bit City

8-Bit City...

The 8-Bit Cities project, which started with 8-Bit NYC, is an attempt to make the city feel foreign yet familiar, smashing together two culturally…

Skinput

Skinput...

Skinput is a technology that appropriates the human body for acoustic transmission, allowing the skin to be used as a finger input surface…

Historypin

Historypin...

Historypin is a like a digital time machine that allows people to view and share their personal history in a totally new way. It uses Google Maps and Street…

UTV

UTV...

UTV, by Rob Duarte, is the transposition of our Internet identities from Twitter feeds to an over-the-air TV broadcast. UTV is part of an exhibition entitled…

Ikea Robotics

Ikea Robotics...

“Ikea Robotics”, Adam Lassy’s thesis project at ITP, Tisch School of the Arts in New York, is a project where discarded Ikea furniture is modified to create…

..so different, so appealing?

..so different, so a...

In his current exhibition Jonathan Monk is showing fourteen different electronic devices from the area of home entertainment. Powered speakers…

The Bird Watcher

The Bird Watcher...

The Bird Watcher is the latest work by software artist André Goncalves: “Several accounts where created on Twitter, one for each of the birds listed below…

Live Performers Meeting 2010

Live Performers Meet...

From 27th to 30st of May 2010, at Brancaleone in Rome, will take place the eighth edition of LPM – Live Performers Meeting: an international meeting…

Live Video Ensemble

Live Video Ensemble...

Live Video Ensemble is a live audio-video project conceived by Claudio Sinatti and performed by a 10 element ensemble together with a musician or band…

CellPhoneDisco

CellPhoneDisco...

Cell Phone Disco, by Ursula Lavrenčič and Auke Touwslager is a surface that visualizes the electromagnetic field of an active mobile phone…

Masterpiece 2.0

Masterpiece 2.0...

Masterpiece 2.0 is a social media art project by Baschz and Selfcontrolfreak and the first ever unique painting made with a Web 2.0 approach. In the…

Digital: A Love Story

Digital: A Love Stor...

Digital: A Love Story is a game by Christina Love set entirely within an Amiga Workbench desktop. “A computer mystery/romance set five minutes…

SVEN

SVEN...

SVEN (Surveillance Video Entertainment Network), by Amy Alexander, Wojciech Kosma and Vincent Rabaud, is a system comprised of a camera…

Auto Smiley

Auto Smiley...

Auto Smiley (A FAT + openFrameworks speed project) is a computer vision application that runs in the background while you work. The software…

Augmented Sculpture

Augmented Sculpture...

In January 2010 the Cologne based design agencies Grosse8 and Lichtfront presented their cross-media installation “Augmented Sculpture” for…

The ghost in the field

The ghost in the fie...

Immaterials: The ghost in the field is a project that explores the spatial qualities of RFID, visualised through an RFID probe, long exposure…

Between Blinks & Buttons

Between Blinks &...

Between Blinks & Buttons, by Sascha Pohflepp, is a twofold thesis project about the camera as a networked object. Through making their photos…

Wifi Camera

Wifi Camera...

The Wifi Camera is a camera that takes “pictures” of spaces illuminated by wifi in much the same way that a traditional camera takes pictures…

Call for works!

Call for works!...

I’m working on a curatorial project for the next edition of FotoGrafia Festival in Rome. My focus is on the relationship between Photography and New Media…

CodeOrgan

CodeOrgan...

The CodeOrgan analyses the “body” content of any web page and translates that content into music. The CodeOrgan uses a complex algorithm to define…

Zimoun

Zimoun...

Zimoun focuses on creating installations and sound sculptures, usually in connection with mechanical features, movement and physically…

Noteput

Noteput...

Notput, by Jürgen Graef and Jonas Heuer, is an interactive music table with tangible notes, that combines all three senses of hearing, sight…

All Over

All Over...

All Over, by Samuel Bianchini, is an online artwork based on a series of images composed of typographic characters in the manner of ASCII art, that is…

Street With A View

Street With A View...

Street With A View introduces fiction, both subtle and spectacular, into the doppelganger world of Google Street View. On May 3rd 2008…

Very Slow Scan Television

Very Slow Scan Telev...

Very Slow Scan Television (VSSTV) is a project by Gebhard Sengmüller, in collaboration with Jakob Edlbacher, Johannes Obermayr, Gerhard…

ASCIImeo

ASCIImeo...

Peter Nitsch just launched his new project: ASCIImeo, a web application that renders Vimeo’s videos in different textmodes. “The player is an evolution…

Every Day The Same Dream

Every Day The Same D...

Every day the same dream, by Molleindustria, is a slightly existential riff on the theme of alienation and refusal of labor. The idea was to charge…

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…