Tag: Information Decoration

Boomeranged Metaphors

Digizerk

Henk Rozema displaying his invention (2006), the digital tombstone “Digizerk”. It was only a question of time that global digitalization would be introduced on cemeteries. The digital contents can be viewed only…

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Digital-Presence

Cell Phone Disco

Electromagnetic radiation of active mobile phone sets off the LEDs in relative proximity. Light shadow follows the conversation through the space. cellphonedisco.informationlab.org Related posts: Generative graffiti | Anybody else hear that ringing?…

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Information Decoration

Generative graffiti

Here‘s a work by Theodore Watson (Amsterdam) on the face of the Maritime Hotel (New York) The particles are attracted to one another but will repel away from the non-lit windows. Nice…

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Digital-Presence

Ibar

ibar | video | related post: Reac-table | Shadow-creatures and digi-ants…

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Digital-Presence

Eyebox

Future billboards will be looking back at you! The Eyebox2 can track the gaze of several people at once from 10 metres away in order to know how much attention the billboard…

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Digital-Presence

Candyfab

This home-built hot air gun printing in sugar has great potential for making all kinds of interesting foods. Imagine getting tired of your second life avatar –just print out and eat…

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Biomimicmarketing

EnergyTree

The EnergyTree is a device dedicated to monitoring your household energy use. It monitors you energy output from sockets and any device that is using electricity. It also monitors Recycling, and recycling…

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Information Decoration

Video dress

Sometimes I have a hard time choosing between going out and staying home watching TV or my computerscreen. The great fashiondesigner Hussein Chalayan made these choices a lot easier with this dress…

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Information Decoration

Temporary printing machine

A nice light printer by rAndom International. The printer makes images with light on a light reactive surface. Really nice and high tech, but what I like is that the images fade…

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Information Decoration

Information Decoration for Dummies

With this cooking timer gadget, you can explain information decoration to anyone. In addition to its default explicit digital time display, it has a modus in which the passing of time can…

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Information Decoration

An American Self-Portrait

In his new series Running the Numbers, photographer Chris Jordan looks at contemporary American culture through the austere lens of statistics. Each image portrays a specific quantity of something: fifteen million sheets…

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Digital-Presence

Biomapping

Bio Mapping is a research project which explores new ways that we as individuals can make use of the information we can gather about our own bodies. The project envisages new tools…

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Digital-Presence

Packet garden

Packet Garden is an experimental artwork that seeks to provide an alternative and accessible approach to visualizing daily internet use. Plants are also grown for each protocol detected by the software; if…

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Biomimicmarketing

iBiogenetics

In 1998 at the introduction of the iMac , Apple declared that the “i” stood for “internet”. Apple later adopted the “i” prefix across its consumer hardware and software lines. Losing its…

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Hyperreality

Nanosculpture

This copy of Rodins “Le Penseur” / “The Thinker” (1880) shouldn’t have that much on its mind… By using laser-technology, Korean researchers have crafted the microscopic version above, just about twice the…

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