Artist Projects

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Mahdohkt

Created January 2004

  1. Geraldine Juarez

  2. Melanie Crean

  3. Shirin Neshat

Mahdohkt

  • Moving Image Studio

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Tentacle

Created January 2004

  1. Beeoff

Tentacle, from Swedish arts collaborative Beeoff (Olle Huge, Tomas Linell and Mikael Scherdin), is a receptor-sculpture on a network that feeds streamed content (“streaming media”) over the Internet to several stations. During Works in Process ,Tentacle will gathers and transmits sound and images from nodes...

  • Digital Cinema

  • Hacking

  • Performance Art

  • Sound

  • Television

  • Video

  • Web

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Kabul: Constitutions (200...

Created January 2004

  1. Mariam Ghani

Kabul: Constitutions investigates the question of how our imaginaries of the architectures of democracy overlap with the real spaces where the structures of the state are materially and politically invested and contested. Viewers participating in an interactive video installation and accompanying web...

  • Activism

  • Middle East

  • Documentary

  • Immersive

  • Installation

  • Web

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Scissorfriends

Created January 2004

  1. Bec Stupak

Scissorfriends, is both DVD zine and installation. Expanding the metaphor of the paper zine into a 3-dimensional experience, Scissorfriends highlights a series of DVDs crafted with original and found video and audio content, exploring questions about the impact of format and technology on deeply personal...

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Fundrace

Created January 2004

  1. Cory Arcangel

  2. Jonah Peretti

  3. Michael Frumin

Fundrace applies novel technologies such as geocoding to federal election information adding dimension to abstract, disparate data while highlighting trends and relationships. Contributions can be tracked by name or address providing unprecedented access to political...

  • Activism

  • Contagious Media

  • R&D Lab

  • Data Visualization

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ForwardTrack

Created January 2004

  1. Alexander Galloway

  2. Ann Poochareon

  3. Cory Arcangel

  4. James Powderly

  5. Jesse Bednarz

  6. Jonah Peretti

  7. Kenyatta Cheese

  8. Michael Frumin

  9. Michal Migurski

The latest release from Eyebeam R&D is ForwardTrack, a system for tracking and mapping the circulation of email forwards, political calls-to-action and petitions. ForwardTrack is designed to encourage activism by graphically revealing the power of social-networks and demonstrating the impact of the...

  • Activism

  • Contagious Media

  • R&D Lab

  • Web

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Carnivore

Created January 2004

  1. Alexander Galloway

Carnivore is a surveillance tool for data networks created by RSG featuring Eyebeam resident Alex Galloway. At the heart of the project is CarnivorePE, a software application that listens to all Internet traffic (email, web surfing, etc.) on a specific local...

  • R&D Lab

  • Software

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Moments

Created January 2004

  1. Andreas Berner

Andreas Berner's Moments project visually represents memories of people that are close to him. The stories reflect on the feeling of being alone, establishing a dichotomy between the notion of isolation and solitude that underlie the feeling that the memories are...

  • Production Lab

  • Photo

  • Video

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Color Shift

Created January 2004

  1. James Clar

James Clar's Color Shift is a physical clock that represents time through constantly shifting colors in the display. Consisting of tri-color LEDs, Color Shift assigns Red, Green, and Blue to the specific units of time; Hours, Minutes, Seconds. As time progresses throughout the day, the colors...

  • Animation

  • Data Visualization

  • Electronics

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Blendie

Created January 2004

  1. Kelly Dobson

Blendie is an interactive, sensitive, intelligent, voice controlled blender with a mind of its own. Materials are a 1950’s Osterizer blender altered with custom made hardware and software for sound analysis and motor control.

People induce the blender to spin by sounding the sounds of its motor in...

  • Electronics

  • Exhibited Project

  • Hacking

  • Hardware

  • Installation

  • Sound

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Toastie

Created January 2004

  1. Kelly Dobson

Toastie is an interactive, sensitive, intelligent, voice controlled toaster with a mind of its own. It is one of the works in Dobson's Machine Therapy series.

  • Bio-Feedback

  • Electronics

  • Exhibited Project

  • Hacking

  • Hardware

  • Installation

  • Software

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Light Reading(s): Visual...

Created October 2003

  1. Stephen Vitiello

Light Reading(s): Visual Mix (2003) is a single channel video based on a live performance with a hand-held photocell that varies the flow of electric current according to the amount of light falling upon it. The resulting sound translation is sent through an assortment of custom sensors and vintage...

  • Physical Computing

  • Video

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Magicbike

Created October 2003

  1. Yury Gitman

Yuri Gitman created what he calls the Magicbike, a bicycle equipped with a laptop, power supply and antenna to bring more easily accessible free wireless hotspots to the masses. Gitman's bike has allowed people in NYC to browse the internet freely in local parks and gardens. "'I am like the ice cream man,...

  • Hacking

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com_muni_port

Created September 2003

  1. neuroTransmitter

com_muni_port is a portable radio broadcast unit created for short range pedestrian broadcasting. com_muni_port models itself after historical military, scientific, and media-related mobile communication devices. Yet, to distinguish it from its predecessors, com_muni_port activates the local, and functions...

  • Exhibited Project

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PoliceState

Created September 2003

  1. Jonah Brucker-Cohen

PoliceState is a Carnivore client that attempts to reverse the surveillance role of law enforcement into a subservient one for the data being gathered. The client consists of a fleet of 20 radio controlled police vehicles that are all simultaneously controlled by data coming into the main client. The client...

  • Exhibited Project

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Urban Particle Supercolli...

Created September 2003

  1. Caspar Stracke

This video installation is based on three photo collections of street images from Seoul and Tehran and New York City, originally initited as a Flickr group. Urban particle supercollider links these cities (and their local participants) through street...

  • Exhibited Project

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Friction Sticky Rough

Created June 2003

  1. Fred Szymanski

Friction Sticky Rough (2003) pairs video monitors displaying computer generated three-dimensional forms with musical structures based on the interaction of sound particles. The resulting installation creates parallels between a type of sound composition called “nonstandard synthesis” and scientific...

  • Exhibited Project

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Timewarp

Created June 2003

  1. Geraldine Juarez

Timewarp is an experimental documentary film about the perception of time and its translation into images in our memory. The film translates interviews with Manuel de Landa, Bruce Sterling, John Perry Barlow, and others into graphic renderings questioning the nature of time and its many...

  • Moving Image Studio

  • Documentary