Thoreau’s derivatives

[borders] uses online shared virtual places as settings for walks that examine virtual property ‘ownership’ and the construction of historical truth in 3D virtual worlds. In the project, I visit virtual recreations of heritage sites and walk their borderlands. In the course of these explorations, I have captured the unexpected glitches and disruptions in an…

L’émotion!

The Dream Life of Technology Zoe Beloff – January 1997 Beyond operates in a playful spirit of philosophical inquiry exploring the paradoxes of technology, desire and the paranormal posed since the birth of mechanical reproduction. One might call it an investigation of the “dream life” of technology, from around 1850 to 1940. There was an…

Babylon

André Sier, Binary Sculptures, 2018 Looking at the operating system that executes programs on electronic substrates as living entities, Binary Sculptures Series features unique editions of printed sculptures that mesh binary programs and processes at selected data offsets. André Sier, Biological Sculptures, 2018 Biological Sculptures features the meshification of raw electrical data captured from plants…

Benjamin 2.0

—ou a obra de arte na era da sua reprodutibilidade integral, quer dizer, para além da cópia. Corria o mês de maio de 2004 quando recebi um email do Nilo Casares informando-me que estava em curso um leilão muito original: o laptop de Brian Mackern, acompanhado da respetiva mochila e do seu inseparável ‘monstro verde’!…

Suckle

Maker Art is a new section @ The New Art Fest. Artists, scientists, technologists, Ph.D. students, tech companies have a new meeting point in Lisbon to chat, show and do art business. Ken Rinaldo is an American sci-artist that will be showing @ the Fest for the third year in a row. Welcome, Ken! The…

Software artwork

iClock Dear John, I’m not sure if you are happy with the idea of showing one or more exhibition prints from your online drawings. People, in general, can subscribe to your project, receive drawings every day and, I suppose, to print a few of them and stick them on the wall. Am I right? If…

Artineer

An engineer with a long career working in the confluence of engineering, art and the industry, with a passion for devising creative applications for technology while pursuing the implementation of efficient business models. An international award winner pioneer in areas such as Augmented Reality and Natural User Interaction, co-authored several software and hardware patents. A…

Choir of 30

CHOIR OF 30 Java, C++ 2012 Sophia Brueckner, born in Detroit, MI, is an artist, designer, and engineer. Inseparable from computers since the age of two, she believes she is a cyborg. She received her Sc.B. in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from Brown University. As a software engineer at Google, she designed and implemented…

Stealing his own apparently lost artwork

Vuk Cosic intentando pasar desde la podrida a su memory stick una obra suya que había perdido. (vuk’s game, juego en ascii dinámico, en tono de crítica a los web plugins de la época) video de arc.palm.video. With the help of computer artist André Sier: Vuk Cosik at META.morfosis (MEIAC, Badajoz, 2006), trying to steal…

Oxygen, don’t take it for granted!

Noise Aquarium Victoria Vesna The ecological crisis is a human crisis. Oceans must not be considered as flat blue surfaces which serve as dropping holes where we can let vanish all our anthropogenic remains. There are vast amounts of organisms that live down there and some suffer pain from our waste and noise. Many are…