Artist Projects

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pplkpr

Created January 2015

  1. Kyle McDonald

  2. Lauren McCarthy

pplkpr is an app that tracks, analyzes, and auto-manages your relationships. Using a smartwatch, pplkpr monitors your physical and emotional response to the people around you, and optimizes your social life accordingly.

pplkpr uses GPS and a heart...

  • Vision

  • Performance Art

  • Software

  • Video

  • Wearables

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Microphone Jammer

Created January 2015

  1. Allison Burtch

Many applications and governments can listen in on general conversation by accessing smartphone microphones. This microphone jammer creates ultrasonic noise at 24KHz, overwhelming smart phone microphones, but still allowing data access and SMS/GSM. The jammer must be within a couple inches of the microphone...

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Minicade

Created January 2015

  1. Atul Varma

  2. Chloe Varelidi

Minicade is a web based tool that makes it easy to collaboratively create an arcade of silly mobile mini games with your friends while learning to code along the way. It is also a traveling cabinet that aspires to turn any city corner into a pop-up mini game jam.

  • Game

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emotional-labor.email

Created January 2015

  1. Joanne McNeil

emotional-labor.email demonstrates the before and afters of a new Gmail extension created to relieve users from the pressure of performing emotional labor by making one’s email read more happy, by adding additional and randomized smiley faces, exclamation points, and other signals of non-offense. The...

  • Software

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The Natural History Museu...

Created January 2015

  1. Not an Alternative

The Natural History Museum is a new museum that offers exhibitions, expeditions, educational workshops and public programming. Unlike traditional museums, it makes a point to include and highlight the social and political forces that shape nature. The Natural History Museum affirms the truth of science. It...

  • Installation

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Resonant Hyper Symbol Mod...

Created January 2015

  1. MSHR

Resonant Hyper-Symbol Modulator Scapes is the virtual world that parallels MSHR's recent installation series Resonant Hyper-Symbol Modulator. The audio in this piece reflects the generative light-audio feedback systems used in RHSM and in MSHR's recent live performance series Resonant Entity Modulator....

  • Sound

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Seeing Networks in New Yo...

Created January 2015

  1. Ingrid Burrington

This field guide to network infrastructure in New York City shows you how to identify the cables, cameras, sensors, and networks of fiber and power that increasingly shape the urban environment. 

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A Quiet Disposition

Created January 2015

  1. James Bridle

A Quiet Disposition is an online intelligence-gathering system which trawls the web for information about unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or 'drones'), and analyses what it finds to produce new connections. The full database is available at aquietdisposition.com, and as of December 2014 it contained some 28k...

  • Data Visualization

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Untitled Attitudes

Created January 2015

  1. Nancy Nowacek

For whom and for what actions are built environments designed? Untitled Attitudes is an open-source library created for the Google SketchUp Warehouse proposing to integrate real people doing real things into the design process. Referring to both senses of the word, this diverse series of bodies in...

  • Design

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Exertions

Created January 2015

  1. Nancy Nowacek

Exertions is a series of written choreographies that, when performed and documented, extend the terrain of late nineteenth century movement studies into more ambiguous, strenuous, emotional, and contemporary ground.

  • Choreography

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Edged Into a Void: Sensor...

Created January 2015

  1. Torkwase Dyson

Edged Into a Void: Sensoria is inspired by the seminal text Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl in which Harriet Jacobs, writing pseudonymously as Linda Brent, describes living in her grandmother’s garret before escaping to New York. For seven years Jacobs hid in the negative space of a pent roof to...

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Computational Fashion: To...

Created December 2014

  1. Amanda Parkes

  2. Ariele Elia

  3. Becky Stern

  4. Bradley Rothenberg

  5. Bryce Beamer

  6. Carrie Mae Rose

  7. Dan Steingart

  8. Duann Scott

  9. Gabi Asfour

  10. Genevieve Dion

  11. Jamal Motlagh

  12. John Kymissis

  13. Jonathan Askin

  14. Joris Debo

  15. Juan Hinestroza

  16. Kaho Abe

  17. Katherine Isbister

  18. Keren Oxman

  19. Liz Bacelar

  20. Nigel Howard

  21. Pat Jones

  22. Paul Amitai

  23. Sabine Seymour

  24. Sarah Scaturro

  25. The Dukode Studio

  26. Titania Inglis

The first Computational Fashion publication is now available!
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  • Open Culture

  • Design

  • Engineering

  • Hardware

  • Software

  • Wearables

  • Writing and Publishing

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Solar Day

Created September 2014

  1. Torkwase Dyson

Eyebeam Off-The-Grid Exhibition
Governor's Island: House 15
Friday - Sunday, 12:00PM-5:00PM
6 Sep 2014 - 28 Sep 2014


Solar Day

 is a sculptural installation by Torkwase Dyson addressing the intersection of and mutual...
  • Architecture

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The Remembrancer

Created September 2014

  1. James Bridle

The Remembrancer, a newspaper named for the City of London's representative to the UK government, documents 46 corporations listed on the London Stock Exchange, which are known to the database of A Quiet Disposition, and are, by association, implicated by the data it has gathered.
The Remembrancer was...

  • Writing and Publishing

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South Studio Zero

Created August 2014

  1. Torkwase Dyson

Studio South Zero is a social and environmental art practice focused on bringing solar technology, architecture, sculpture, and nomadic place making to small-underutilized urban sites. Torkwase aims to inspire place-based adaptation toward hyper-local renewable energy and develop...

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Solar Helix

Created August 2014

  1. MSHR

Visitors play electronic sounds by standing on metal plates and touching each others skin. 

 

  • Installation

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Island Physics

Created August 2014

  1. Chris Woebken

  2. Nicolas Andreas Fischer

  3. Sascha Pohflepp

At the heart of the history of the computer there has always been the dream that one day it would be able to mathematically simulate the physical world well enough to generate graphics which to our eyes would be indistinguishable from the real world.

As technological...

  • Virtual Reality

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One-On-One Conversations:...

Created June 2014

  1. Ingrid Burrington

  2. James Bridle

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  • Writing and Publishing