Archive for June, 2012

the Gaza surf club

When you have nothing left, no freedom, but just a very small landlocked strip of land,
there is still : the Gaza surf club. Prochainement sur vos écrans!

SpaceCollective

SpaceCollective. Where forward thinking terrestrials exchange ideas and information about the state of the species, their planet and the universe, living the lives of science fiction today.

Biophilia

Andy Cavatorta and James Patten have built an electronic harp for Björk and her Biophilia tour.

Disney meets Darwin

I have been so busy not celebrating my 35th birthday.. I am rediscovering the work of pioneers in computer animation and artificial life, including Karl Sims, Christopher Langton, Craig Reynolds, John Whitney, etc. In academia, the work of the Visible Language Workshop at MIT Media Lab, and the Thalmanns in Geneva and Lausanne.

Sila Sveta

is a Moscow-based visual collective creating amazing live mapping projections using Derivative TouchDesigner. They compare their system to VVVV and MadMapper. This is procedural modeling.

Oil man

Crise énergétique, chocs pétroliers, oil man : chroniques du début de la fin du pétrole.
Collapsus, a transmedia interactive experience about the energy risk conspiracy.

The future of animation

Annecy is holding its 50th International animation film festival this week.
And Memo Atken did it again !  His latest work called «Forms» is a
remarkable study of human motion, as part of the London Olympics.