Tag Archives: installation

dust till dawn

fun with lasers, noise and dirt maex decker, dietmar offenhuber, ushi reiter DTD kicks up a lot of dust – with atmosphere being its sole medium of interaction. The project is a sound installation for a room with dusty floor, on which a number of phonographs are placed, playing back silent vinyl records. As a result of the visitors movements, particles of dust accumulate in the grooves of empty records and define a musical score. A carpet of monochromatic light visualizes the turbulence in the…

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image manipulation soundtrack

A live performance at ars electronica 2000 using found footage from surveillance cameras and satellites. with markus decker, joachim schnaitter, gerda palmetshofer .image everything that the mechanical eye records. found footage from cctv surveillance cams, traffic cams, earth observation satellites, atm cash machines cams, motion tracking and image analysis. streams from public places and private spheres, by day and night, of human beings, of vehicles, of planets. .manipulation the sequence of these videos and the rhythm of their cuts from one scene to the next…

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A game-engine modification as an audiovisual environment. Intrigued by the erratically busy movement of non-player characters in a computer game, we re-contextualized the purpose of these bots as narrators and sound objects: ranting about experiences in pizza restaurants or making announcements in an infinite loop. We also developed a 1m2 platform as a full-body interface, allowing visitors to move through the environment by balancing on the platform. “Interwoven spaces, diverse acoustic domains and the transmutation of physical laws constitute challenges to visitors’ faculties of perception.…

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