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Norimichi Hirakawa

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

Words by Patricia Bondesson Kavanagh Looking at the artwork datum from 2017 by Japanese media artist Norimichi Hirakawa, the viewer is presented with an audiovisual installation consisting of a dazzling array of pixels. Viewed in a darkened room, what appears on the projected screen teeters…

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…

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…

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…