Sensitive Floor

July 12th, 2006 | Filed under: Architecture, Materials, Products, Programming, Video | 1 Comment »


SENSITIVE.FLOOR is a new interactive video projection floor by iO also distributed in the Sensitive Space System by 3M.

Whitney Music Box

July 1st, 2006 | Filed under: Programming | No Comments »



whitney music box | Motion, math, and music 

via ai+alife+aculture

Shadow Monsters

June 29th, 2006 | Filed under: Augmented, Programming | No Comments »



Philip Worthington's Shadow Monsters



June 20th, 2006 | Filed under: Programming | No Comments »


PING GENIUS LOCI is built up from 300 radio networked, solar powered, self sustainable intelligent analogue pixels, that are placed on a 20 by 20 meters grid. These pixels function in the bright sunshine, and are interfacing the people walking in the grid.

The Shape of Song

May 1st, 2006 | Filed under: Internet, Programming | 3 Comments »


The Shape of Song is an attempt to answer this seemingly paradoxical question. The custom software in this work draws musical patterns in the form of translucent arches, allowing viewers to see–literally–the shape of any composition available on the Web. The resulting images reflect the full range of musical forms, from the deep structure of Bach to the crystalline beauty of Philip Glass.

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April 23rd, 2006 | Filed under: Architecture, Mechanical Tech, Programming | No Comments »


 PixelSkin02 is a responsive architectural surface made of shape memory alloy (SMA) to actuate each of the four panels that make a 'pixel'.

ParaCloud : Parametric Point Cloud Modeling

April 15th, 2006 | Filed under: Architecture, Programming | 1 Comment »

paracloud.jpg ParaCloud's Smart Cloud of Points (SmCP) provides a new parametric modeling environment base on generative point clouds. Each coordinate has an added 4th value "i" for a network of relationships throughout the pointcloud.


April 12th, 2006 | Filed under: Products, Programming | 1 Comment »


Monome is Brian Crabtree’s simple, highly adaptable, interface for things you haven’t even thought of yet. [video]

via Pixelsumo


April 3rd, 2006 | Filed under: Internet, Programming | No Comments »


Looplabs creates online mixing [Wipeout] and sequencing [Bacardi] environments for all you DJ wannabes. Do your worst.

Themail : Visualizing Email Conversations

March 11th, 2006 | Filed under: Internet, Mapping, Programming, Social | 2 Comments »

Themail parses your email conversation history into a revealing analysis of what you talk about to whom and how often. [pdf]

via information aesthetics