Artist Projects

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VGMap

  1. Michael Frumin

  2. Michal Migurski

VGMap is a library that allows designers, developers, and mapping geeks to overlay data on top of Google Maps in a richer way than is possible using their standard system. The Google Maps API enables point and line data on their maps in the form of markers and polylines, which has yielded a lot of great...

  • R&D Lab

  • Software

  • Web

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Wifi Liberator

  1. Jonah Brucker-Cohen

Wifi Liberator is an open-source toolkit for a laptop computer that enables its user to "liberate" pay-per-use wireless networks and create a free, open node that anyone can connect to for Internet access. The project is presented as a challenge to existing corporate or "locked" private wireless nodes to...

  • Open Lab

  • Hacking

  • Hardware

  • Open Source

  • Software

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American Dreams

  1. Brett McConnell

Increasingly aware of the daily, ever increasing intensity of American identity peddling, I began to reflect on my own child hood and the perpetual contest that made up the seemingly perfect American suburbia I was raised in. Thoughts of my father, always concerned with what...

  • Animation

  • Video

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Wave Bubble

  1. Limor Fried

In a high-population-density city, inhabitants must be prepared to defend their own personal space. Technologies that increase personal productivity are on the rise, even though they may intrude on others. The unavoidable reaction is to create technologies that counteract other peoples devices. Wave Bubble...

  • Open Lab

  • Electronics

  • Hardware