New Media Tag

Redefining Failure in a Technologically Aided Era

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Computing Art, Contributors, Robotics / Kinetics, Sound Art

(Rebecca Lieberman, Mnemograph, 2016, Artificial Retirement Flux Factory, NYC. Photo credit: Jung In Jung) Words by  Jung In Jung       Herbert Marcuse wrote that the “technological rationalisation” of society and culture rejects ideals and sublimation. However, art is “rather irrational and not subjected to scientific,…

Beau Wanzer

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Digital Culture, Scout & Trends, Sound Art

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   It is not easy to find artists, especially musicians, with a scientific background and even less frequent, that they are trained as molecular biologists. However, this is the case of Beau Wanzer, a producer based in Chicago and a…

Charissa N. Terranova

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Curators, Digital Culture, Thinkers

  Words by Patricia Bondesson Kavanagh   Dr. Charissa N. Terranova is a U.S. based writer and educator currently an Associate Professor of Aesthetic Studies at the Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History at the University of Texas, Dallas. Throughout her career – from being…

Tarik Barri

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Words by Ana Sancho   Since he was a kid, programmer and audiovisual artist Tarik Barri knew what he loved: telling computers what to do. Barely aware that programming was going to firmly shape his career, he started by creating basic code to generate…

Neil Mendoza

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Robotics / Kinetics, Scout & Trends

  Words by Patricia Bondesson Kavanagh   In the video accompanying the artwork Fish Hammer, a small goldfish – dubbed Smashie by UK-born, New media artist Neil Mendoza – can be seen tentatively exploring an aquarium. In the foreground there is an array of dollhouse furniture,…

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…

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…

CTM 2017: The Day After

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Sound Art

  Words by CLOT Magazine   Fear:[noun] an unpleasant emotion or thought that you have when you are frightened or worried by something dangerous, painful, or bad that is happening or might happen               Anger:  [noun] a strong feeling…