Artist Projects

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Small Global

Created August 2005

  1. D-Fuse

Small Global, an installation by D-Fuse, is a multi-screened immersive environment that explores the way in which aesthetic, architectural, agricultural, natural and civic diversity is being lost by a consumer driven push toward a global mono-culture. Using animations of high-resolution still photos...

  • Activism

  • Animation

  • Sustainability

  • Data Visualization

  • Installation

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Zapped!

Created July 2005

  1. Preemptive Media

You may have heard the term RFID and possibly even brought one home unknowingly. But what exactly is a Radio Frequency Identification tag? Why are Wal-Mart, the Department of Defense and the Food & Drug Administration sinking big bucks into these little chips and paving the way for mass implementation...

  • Sustainability

  • Production Lab

  • Electronics

  • Physical Computing

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The Recovery Channels

Created June 2005

  1. Kenyatta Cheese

  2. Michael Frumin

  3. Nina Katchadourian

  • Software

  • Television

  • Video

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Contagious Media Showdown...

Created May 2005

  1. Ann Poochareon

  2. Cory Arcangel

  3. Jonah Peretti

  4. Michael Frumin

  5. Paul Berry

  6. Ze Frank

The Showdown was an open competition to see who could make the most contagious website. All entries were launched on the official Contagious Media server and tracked over the three week contest period. The contest was complimented by a full day of workshops, a launch party, an awards event, and the...

  • Contagious Media

  • R&D Lab

  • Web

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Trevor

Created May 2005

  1. Steina Vasulka

Trevor (1999) is the manipulated video footage of musician Trevor Wishart, with his words electronically slurred into a stream of synthesized gibberish. Our attempts to understand what he is trying to communicate are frustrated as both he and the viewer are subjected to digital control.

Image...

  • Video

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Light Turned Down

Created May 2005

  1. D-Fuse

  2. Robin Rimbaud aka Scanner

Light Turned Down (2001), one of nine collaborations from the D-Tonate DVD project, features a soundtrack composed by Scanner for a single channel video projection of a hypnotic tunnel of light created by distorting and re-processing live footage of traffic lights presented at Eyebeam's ...

  • Exhibited Project

  • Sound

  • Video

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Monochrome Transporter...

Created May 2005

  1. Thom Kubli

Monochrome Transporter (2003) consists of a simple blue LCD screen pulsing in the darkness with subtle variations in depth and color temperature affecting the tones and rhythm of a droning sound composition. Over time one's senses become more finely tuned to the subtle shifts in this...

  • Exhibited Project

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Lux

Created May 2005

  1. Kurt Hentschläger

  2. Ulf Langheinrich

Lux (2003)

Lux consists of a dark room with a single-channel video projection and corresponding sound. The two elements of sound and vision create a densely woven fabric of perception leading to an impression of endless continuum.

  • Exhibited Project

  • Immersive

  • Installation

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9 to 5 Paintings

Created April 2005

  1. Evan Roth

Create art while you work! If you find yourself spending more and more time answering email, and less and less time making art then why not do them both at the same time? Turn your emails, internet browsing, and report writing into digital paintings. 9 to 5 paintings are a visual representation of your...

  • Open Lab

  • Data Visualization

  • Web

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Daughters of the Revoluti...

Created February 2005

  1. Mariam Ghani

Teaching artist Mariam Ghani worked with sixth grade students from School of the Future for two months in 2005 to produce sound, image and web projects that take explorations of the girls' family histories as starting points for personal investigations of historical events.

  • Documentary

  • Learning

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PleaseSpam.US

Created January 2005

  1. Jonah Brucker-Cohen

PleaseSpam.Us (PSU) is a web 2.0 based collaborative filtering project and voting system that encourages people to submit email addresses and vote on whether those addresses are worthy of attracting spammers. If an address receives enough "votes", it is then placed on the front page of the website which is...

  • Open Lab

  • Web

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FORWARD

Created January 2005

  1. Jun Zee Myers

FORWARD is a whimsical 3D animated piece about life. A single figure is projected onto the four walls of a room, running in a continuous loop. He moves forward as we do through time. He walks and skips along at an easy pace until suddenly pummeled by a meteor. At first dismay...

  • Production Lab

  • Digital Cinema

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Inside Out Life Story

Created January 2005

  1. James Powderly

  2. Michelle Kempner

  3. Robot Clothes

Inside Out Life Story
Inside Out Life Story (IOLS) is an artwork that combines robotics, art music, theatrical sets, animated toys and artificial intelligence to tell the story of our 2004: the year we got married, a year of endless war, the...

  • R&D Lab

  • Documentary

  • Electronics

  • Hacking

  • Hardware

  • Learning

  • Robotics

  • Software

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Kiss Blink Sync Vessel...

Created January 2005

  1. Kyle Lapidus

  2. LoVid

  3. Tali Hinkis

Kiss Blink Sync Vessel is an installation of sculptural modular synthesizers producing a live video stream. The work physically, visually and mathematically presents and represents electric current. Working with the constraints/freedoms and fragility/fundamentality of analog...

  • Electronics

  • Hacking

  • Hardware

  • Performance Art

  • Sound

  • Video

  • Wearables

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Day Night Day Night

Created January 2005

  1. Julia Loktev

Day Night Day Night is about an aspiring young female suicide bomber. The project will be shot half in HDCAM and half in HDV and transferred to 35mm. Loktev calls the project, "an inaction movie" as it is ultimately a film where nothing actually...

  • Production Lab

  • Digital Cinema

  • Video

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Conspiracy?

Created January 2005

  1. Brian Alfred

Brian Alfred’s Conspiracy? is a dual channel video animation of cityscapes, landscapes and interiors that refers to some of the many different corporate and government conspiracy theories that circulate in our information-saturated culture. Based from images gathered from media sources including the...

  • Production Lab

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Points of Presence

Created January 2005

  1. Caspar Stracke

Caspar Stracke's video installation consists of a continuous rotating wide screen image that is interweaving two cityscapes, juxtaposing idiosyncratic appearances from four locations while making connections between architecture and sociology of two non-related places. The impossibility to be in two places...

  • Moving Image Studio

  • Documentary

  • Photo

  • Video

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kottke.org

Created January 2005

  1. Jason Kottke

kottke.org is a weblog about the liberal arts 2.0 edited by Jason Kottke since March 1998.

During 2005/ 06, Jason edited kottke.org working from the Eyebeam R&D OpenLab.

  • Open Lab

  • Web