Computing Art

Absolute Relative

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Words by Sebastian Kamau (Twitter @ws_kamau)   How are our senses linked to reality? Can we trust our senses? How does our brain parse out contradictory sensory information? Exploring these questions lead Swedish physician Torsten Thunberg at the end of the 19th century to…

Harm Van Den Dorpel

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Digital Culture, Key Artists

  Words by CLOT Magazine   Harm van den Dorpel is a Berlin-based Dutch conceptual artist regarded a key figure in the post-internet art movement. Alongside with other contemporaries, they developed a new way of exploring technology, digital footprints, and social networks.   Harm was at…

Ewa Justka

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Computing Art, Sound Art

Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   With one of the best live shows at the moment, Ewa Justka, a polish electronic and noise artist, is challenging audiences with her the unique approach to modular synthesis combined with light bulb systems. Her performances struck by their harsh…

Marcel Weber (MFO)

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Digital Culture, Key Artists

  Words by CLOT Magazine   Marcel Weber better know as MFO is a renowned German lighting and visual artist. Marcel has been creating and directing audiovisual performances, installations, and video works since 2001. His work has a very distinctive aesthetic concerned with memory and…

News #9 Arts Programme: alt.barbican

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Text by CLOT Magazine   Barbican and The Trampery have launched alt.barbican, an arts accelerator that will encompass work across artificial intelligence, radio manipulation, wearable tech and more.   They just have announce the inaugural cohort of five artists selected for this major new…

News #10 Event: WHIST

Posted by CLOT Magazine in AI/A.Life, Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Text by CLOT Magazine   Sigmund Freud described three levels of the mind: conscious mind (all the mental processes of which we are aware), preconscious mind (feelings and thoughts we are not aware of) and the unconscious mind (feelings and thoughts inaccessible to consciousness…

Sónar+D 2017: The Day After

Posted by CLOT Magazine in AI/A.Life, Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Text CLOT Magazine (Twitter @clotmagazine)   Sónar’s 24th edition has, for another year, closed with great success. In terms of numbers at least, with 123,000 attendees – the highest in the festival’s history. Sónar+D, its parallel conference and professional congress, showcased participants from 57…

Florence To

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Scout & Trends

Words by Ana Sancho   Textile design graduate Florence To creates architectural designs in space using light and shapes as the fabrics for her creations.  As she grew interested in visual elements and live projections, she started to costume spaces using the three dimensions. Her…