Art

Daniel Kukla

The Edge Effect, 2012 by Daniel Kukla “The Edge Effect” is a term used in ecology when two distinct terrains and ecosystems meet each other.  Daniel Kukla documented this edge effect at the meeting of the Mojave and Sonoran desert in Southern California’s Joshua Tree National Park.  Using a large mirror on an easel, he …

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Robert Strati

A perfect addition for us, Robert Strati utilizes Adobe Illustrator to digitally print diagrams.  These diagrams can represent all kinds of data, including architectural drawings, music, sky and star mappings. Turning data into abstract representations is the fundamental aspect of all map making and data visualizations.  As we’ve learned in recent years through the explosion …

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O (OMICRON) by AntiVJ

AntiVJ is back with another banger, and this one is a permanent installation.  Its placed on Wroclaw, Poland in the Hala Stulecia building, a historic place originally decided by famous architect Max Berg in 1913. The installation is called O (OMNICRON), and is meant to be a permanent installation in a new museum of Architecture.  …

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Hans Kotter

Hans Kotter Artist Bio Hans Kotter currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany. In the years 1988-1990 he studied philosophy and photography in Cologne and New York City. Since 2004 he has been teaching art in Germany, where his studio is located. In the past decade, he has produced photograms, projections, light paintings, video and …

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Claudia Mate

Claudia Mate is primarily a web developer working with a variety of online projects.  However, she has spent a lot of time experimenting with how digital software can create new and innovative art.  The internet world is 2 dimensional, generally, and she’s been taking time with 3D software to attempt to create the perfect fusion …

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Videorative portrait of Randall Okita

Artist Sergio Albiac is the mind behind this complex achievement, a “Viedorative Portrait of Randall Okita”. Albiac speaks to the “emotional and interactive painting” a references that he is no longing simply using physical appearances to create a portrait, but rather something more fundamental to the human experience, such as emotions, memories and relationships. In …

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Ruins by Alain Vonck

Alain Vonck recently graduated with a degree in graphic design from a Paris university. “Ruins” is his masters thesis. The name stands for the “ruins” of the original Internet, coined to be “Web 1.0”.  These digital ruins aren’t the stone structures of antiquity, but now live in digital form on hard drives and long forgotten …

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In statu nascendi

“In statu nascendi” is from a pair of Polish visual artists Katarzyna Kijek and Przemysław Adamski. The artists capture images from middle of the rendering process, taking a peek into the digital ephemera that never quite makes it to the final product. It highlights the fact that the medium isn’t the reality.  These intermediate images …

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Pattern Matters

Pattern Matters is a project looking closely at the use of patterns in graphic design.  It attempts to change the view of pattern simply as decoration, and encourages designers to re-evaluate how they consider and interpret patterns in their design.

81 Points of View

81 points of view is the work of Sebastian Schmieg which works to utilize out-of-date technology, such as slide projectors, to make an interactive display where the final product (the slide projections) are as much as a part of the exhibit as the mechanic device itself.  Leveraging the obsolete technology to create augmented reality (something …

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Sewing Machine Orchestra

Created by Martin Messier, “Sewing Machine Orchestra” uses sounds produced entirely by 8 sewing machines.  In addition to the simple acoustics of the machines, the sewing machines are also hooked to a computer processor.  Through creative integration, the sewing machines mechanisms can be fed back into the system to affect things such as volume (i.e. …

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114.psd

The 114.PSD font was created by Emilio Gomariz by using photoshop screens with different colors, maximized and minimized.  Essentially each line or pixel of a given font is made up of an image of a photoshop screen filled in with 1 of 6 colors. He ended up created 114 photoshop files, taking up every area …

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