Artist Projects

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GIF Mashup

Created January 2006

  1. Evan Roth

An online tool for mashing up animated gifs from around the web.

  • Open Lab

  • Web

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Personal Kyoto

Created January 2006

  1. Ben Engebreth

Personal Kyoto is a tool for New York ConEd customers that allows them to track their residential or commercial electric usage and work towards the goal of decreasing that usage. Personal Kyoto gives every user a reduced electric consumption goal (along with metrics that allow them to track their progress...

  • Activism

  • Sustainability

  • Open Lab

  • Green

  • Web

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DeTouch

Created January 2006

  1. Evan Roth

The Art of De-Touch explores the manipulation of images related to the human form. Drawing photographs from existing online portfolio sites of professional re-touch artists this application allows a user to explore precisely how the images have been altered. Using Processing, an open source programming...

  • Open Lab

  • Open Source

  • Software

  • Web

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SlashLink

Created January 2006

  1. Ben Engebreth

SlashLinks is a tool developed by Eyebeam R&D for automatically mirroring links from the popular social-bookmarking service del.icio.us to your personal or institutional website. Posting, tagging, and management still occur within the del.icio.us...

  • Open Lab

  • Software

  • Web

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Minty Boost

Created January 2006

  1. Limor Fried

This project details a small & simple, but very powerful USB charger for your mp3 player, camera, cell phone, and just about any other gadget you can plug into a USB port to charge. It is designed to be a beginner's kit, a project that people will want to build (because of its functionality) and will...

  • Open Lab

  • Electronics

  • Hardware

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generative graffiti

Created January 2006

  1. Evan Roth

  2. Graffiti Research Lab

  3. James Powderly

  4. Theodore Watson

Generative Graffiti, 2006

An collaboration between Theo Watson and the Graffiti Research Lab, a particle based drawing system that spawns particles...
  • Activism

  • Architecture

  • Urban Research

  • Open Lab

  • Production Lab

  • Generative Art

  • Open Source

  • Performance Art

  • Software

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Thought Forms

Created January 2006

  1. Melanie Crean

  2. Rob O'Neill

  3. Tony Oursler

  4. Veronica Skogberg

Tony Oursler's 2006 show "Thought Forms" have 3 large sculptures that all have a primary projection with background projections to create an entire atmosphere in each galley.  The poetic scripts personify the 3 elements Water, Dust and Mercury and identify them while relating them to humanity.

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  • Animation

  • Production Lab

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Buttons

Created January 2006

  1. Sascha Pohflepp

Buttons (2006)—a lens-free camera that takes other peopleʼs pictures.

  • Exhibited Project

  • Hacking

  • Photo

  • Web

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Screen Play

Created November 2005

  1. Chihcheng Peng

  2. Christian Marclay

Christian Marclay's Screen Play is a new work consisting of a projected video score to be interpreted by three musical ensembles performing live on November 11th, 2005. The projected element of Screen Play is a combination of found film footage overlaid with computer animation. Marclay chose...

  • Animation

  • Moving Image Studio

  • Digital Cinema

  • Performance Art

  • Video

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You and I

Created November 2005

  1. Anthony McCall

  2. Eric Socolofsky

Anthony McCall's You and I is a light sculpture and video installation based on two 25 foot projected forms of 'solid' light.' Projecting downwards through a darkened, foggy space, the light takes on formal properties and a physicality of its own. During the course of a 60 minute viewing cycle, the...

  • Production Lab

  • Installation

  • Software

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"Flatland; Seminal E...

Created September 2005

  1. Chihcheng Peng

Flatland; Seminal Events, More Or Less is a found-footage video assembled from clips culled from Rick Prelinger's online archive of ephemeral film. In addition to traditional montage-editing techniques, the piece will be assembled through extensive compositing...

  • Production Lab

  • Digital Cinema

  • Video

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OGLE

Created September 2005

  1. Michael Frumin

OGLE (i.e. OpenGLExtractor) is software package by Eyebeam R&D that allows for the capture and re-use of 3D geometry data from 3D graphics applications running on Microsoft Windows. It works by observing the data flowing between 3D applications and the system's OpenGL library, and recording that data in...

  • Open Lab

  • Open Source

  • Software

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Ghost Jockey

Created September 2005

  1. Daniel Iglesia

Ghost Jockey is a computer program that continually generates mashup audio and video. The program repeatedly swaps audio samples from a library, layers and aligns them by tempo and key, and makes decisions on volume levels. The visuals are created by running a Google image search on the name...

  • Exhibited Project

  • Sound

  • Video

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Second Song: Live at Red...

Created September 2005

  1. Steven Lam

Second Song: Live at Red Square
Alighiero Boetti inserted an “e” between his first and last name dividing his subject into two autonomous identities: Alighiero and (e) Boetti. His Twins, 1968 (a photomontage of the artist alongside a life-size copy of himself) signified an ironic...

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Accessible Happiness

Created September 2005

  1. Maya Kalogera

Accessible Happiness

  • Web

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A9 Weekend

Created September 2005

  1. Joel Holmberg

A9 Weekend In this new piece, Holmberg references the concepts behind his most recent work, Weekend,which was visually rooted in Jean-Luc Godard’s similarly titled film. Holmberg's Weekend re-contextualized Godard’s scene of a post-apocalyptic traffic jam by isolating and...

  • Exhibited Project

  • Video

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Alvin Sonic Incubator

Created September 2005

  1. Jamie O'Shea

Alvin Sonic Incubator
The Alvin Sonic Incubator is a sound sculpture, composed of Plexiglas, speakers, audio electronics, wire, and metal filings. It is a crude neural network in which 8 sound sources build electrical connections to each other, creating a soundscape that evolves...

  • Electronics

  • Exhibited Project

  • Physical Computing

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The Second Burial of Hyma...

Created September 2005

  1. Elliot Malkin

Cemetary 2.0 is a concept for networked devices that connect burial sites to online memorials for the deceased. The prototype links the gravestone of Hyman Victor, Malkin's great-grandfather, to his surviving Internet presence, including his: Flickr Genealogical Repository, Facebook Memorial...

  • Urban Research

  • Documentary

  • Electronics