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Real and digital space through projection-mapping on moving surfaces

    Box explores the synthesis of real and digital space through projection-mapping on moving surfaces. The short film documents a live performance, captured entirely in camera. Bot…

Augmented environments using SMS data

  Prototyping a series of installations exploring the dynamic control of Augmented Reality environments using SMS data.  

Real time augmented reality

The model aims to illustrate some of the core ideas of digital augmentation – the idea of reality overlay rather than replacement, and the use of physical machine-readable…

Rafaela Neofytou – Immersive landscape

This project its inspired by the virtual space of a global data network. Networks are used as a way to link and navigate people, computers and various information sources…

Engeland Apostol – Replicators + Pixelscapes = Virtual State

Pixelscapes A series of networked spaces that form an entirety of landscape. It is designed and undulated by an array of pixlers; a physical multi-corresponding micro-particle. More with…

Matt: Humanity as an Inter-Planetary Species

I’m fascinated with the future of humanity as a civilisation and often get absorbed with contemplations and predictions about where our technological advancements might soon take us. You could…

Aimy Dodge – Media Monastery

In a world where we strive to be social chameleons, worshipping idols that influence the way we live our daily lives. Has social media gone too far? Should…

George Williams: PartY (Protection & Compassion)

At times satirical, the project combines theoretical research (PartY) and a multi-scalar intervention at IBZ airport, by re-interpreting familiar architectural themes (building regulations, scale rulers etc.) Informed by…

9 Interesting Ways to Watch Cyberattack in Real-time Worldwide

9 Interesting Ways to Watch Cyberattack in Real-time Worldwide

real-time face generator / kagami on Vimeo

Orbitals – If Earth had a Ring rather than a Moon

http://io9.gizmodo.com/if-earth-had-a-ring-like-saturn-508750253

An Incredible Machine That Amazingly Sorts Random River Stones By Their Geological Age

  The machine works with a computer vision system that processes the images of the stones and maps each of its location on the platform throughout the ordering…

Internet History Viewable by Government Organisations

The Entire Internet History of UK Citizens Now Viewable by Government Organizations Such as Police, Military, Taxes, Jobs and Pensions

Dromos is a Live audio visual performance created by composer Fraction and Digital Artist Maotik, designed for immersive environment, produced in the satosphere, at the Société des Arts…

Shadows Of A Dodecahedron – YouTube

Orquideorama – Opportunity to expand

http://architizer.com/projects/orquideorama/

Terraforming Mars

Terraforming – such implications of technology at such a scale is fascinating. Seems difficult. But imagine the broadened scope of the architectural world after Mars (or even Venus)…

Wireless Powered Drone

Transmitting of energy to power a drone wirelessly. Development may lead to city-wide drone service. Could you imagine new networks of drones overhead delivering your lunch? (Un)related:

Innovative 3D printing

The M1 is a powerful new tool for design and manufacturing. For the first time, it’s possible to 3D print isotropic parts with mechanical properties and surface finish…

Blur the lines

The church is 10 meters high and is made of 100 layers and 2000 columns of steel. Depending on the perspective of the viewer, the church is either…

Wooden Textiles

An innovative design that can change our perception and visual culture: that is exactly what the German designer Elisa Strozyk does with Wooden Textiles, a product line that…

Can machines read your emotions?

Computers can beat us in board games, transcribe speech, and instantly identify almost any object. But will future robots go further by learning to figure out what we’re…

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Echo-Chamber News, Non-platforming & Censorship

Some interesting stuff in this lecture, especially on the theme of “post-truth” politics, “tailored” news feeds etc.

Virtuality

FREAKY ad from 1985

WELCOME TO SOMEDAY

NY Fashion week 3D printed designs

This 3D printed design debuted at NY Fashion week this season and has made a real breakthrough in modern material. Really cool explanations of how they interpreted the…

VR Headsets Blamed for Spread of Eye Herpes

DON’T WEAR THEM IN PUBLIC SHOWS PEOPLE! http://www.dailydot.com/debug/vr-ocular-herpes/http://www.dailydot.com/debug/vr-ocular-herpes/

Architecture Material

Materials Nylon Nylon makes me think of rope, and only rope. After the research, now i know Nylon can do big stuff in architecture too. With this highly…

M.I.A – Boarders

This video is quite emotive. I am not completely sure how I feel about it to be honest. The lyrics are a very stripped down version of the…

Sia – Big Girls Cry

This little girl is 13 years old – her emotion and expressions are just wonderful. It is a very simple frame but the her presence in the space…

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Qmonos

Spiber x The North Face from Spiber Inc. on Vimeo. “One of the most captivating arguments in Janine Benyus’ celebrated book Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature (HarperCollins, 1997) concerned her aspiration for…

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Boeing: Microlattice

Elon Musk unveils Solar Roof & Tesla PowerWall 2

Tesla and their sister company SolarCity are hoping to, over time, replace the roofs of American homes and make them solar. Newly developed glass tiles are actually mini…

DOPE!

Behaviour design – B.J. Fogg / Stanford University

https://www.1843magazine.com/features/the-scientists-who-make-apps-addictive Quotes: The phrase “accept and connect” became so familiar that I started to think of it as a Californian mantra. Accept and connect, accept and connect, accept…

How film could function as kind of a sketch-book

A small fragment from William Kentrige’s ‘Journey to the moon’. He uses various cinematic techniques combined together in this film such as animation, time-lapse, stop-motion photography, dissolves, motion…

We will soon physically interact with objects using Virtual Tech!!

Messages For The Future VSAUCE

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4.2 Are you lost in a world like me?

An [slightly] unnecessarily depressing view of society by Moby in his latest track. This week it has been trending [#42 globally on twitter]  on social media…..

4.2 Nature vs. Selfie

Somewhat ironically, I found this article via instagram. The point made about differing values between millennial and baby boomers is not new, but as Gen Y supersedes the…

A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace | Electronic Frontier Foundation

  A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace BY JOHN PERRY BARLOW Governments of the Industrial World, you weary giants of flesh and steel, I come from Cyberspace,…

The Tyranny of Choice

‘The reason for this is because I felt sapped by the relentless churn of consumption that’s needed to power capitalism and its pathological obsession with infinite growth. We’re…

WHY generation

Hyper Normalisation

https://www.facebook.com/VICE/videos/1414301661936421/ A peek at a documentary by filmmaker, Adam Curtis

VR Takeover

Article: http://arstechnica.com/business/2016/10/vr-ar-in-business-and-industry-2/  

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Augmented Reality & Motorbikes…

Guerrilla Bike Lane!!!

Appropriation of space at it’s finest. This is super cool. A group of radical cyclists regularly lay cones down to protect cycle lanes, San Francisco just sanctioned to…

Experience The Universe – Ian Watt

When we reflect during an experience, or bring pre-conceived notions to an experience, we aren’t truly experiencing. Reflection must exclusively follow experience. This film explores some major concepts,…

Scale of time and space. Powers of ten by Charles and Ray Eams

https://vimeo.com/17053893 ‘Powers of ten’ by Charles and Ray Eams The documentary employed the system of exponential powers to visualize the importance of scale. It illustrates the universe as an arena…

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How one stupid tweet blew up Justine Sacco’s life Remember the PR lady who made the offensive tweet “Going to Africa. Hope I don’t get AIDS. Just kidding. I’m…

PERFORMANCE DEVICE: FLOATING FESTIVAL PONTOON.

VISUALIZING SOUND THROUGH WATER MOVEMENT AND SOUND REVEALING VIRTUALITY  

Elongated journey: tea ceremony room.

  PERCEPTION ANALYZING SPACE ANALYZING MEMORY PERSPECTIVE

Pablo Picasso: 130 year Influence on Architecture

notable-for-the-visually-shallow-ambiguous-space-it-creates http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tom-mallory/pablo-picasso-in-architec_b_1015532.html This article is basically talking about the influence of cubism in architecture. The interesting thing is that cubism allows you to perceive and translate the object differently…

Light Matters by Louis Khan

louis-kahn-looking-at-his-tetrahedral-ceiling-in-the-yale-university-art-gallery http://www.archdaily.com/362554/light-matters-louis-kahn-and-the-power-of-shadow Light Matter written by Louis Khan explains about the power and memory held within the shadow. Can the space just be explained in terms of light…

Shine (1996)

This fim is based on a true story of the life of Pianist David Helfgott. It is a beautiful story. It is a must watch if you have…

Media: Wooden Textiles

When you think of original designs, you know that you’re talking about something unique and special. An innovative design that can change our perception and visual culture: that…

ARTICLE: How to Win On Whatsapp

It is might seem surprisingly weird but guess who else uses Whatsapp groups to communicate their political demise –  Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson. Do and Do Nots in…

Interesting Article – Digital currency and valuation of material

“We don’t have an issue with money, there is nothing wrong with that—it’s the markets we have set up, the fake value of unlimited resources/data, and the cost…

Sacred geometry

  This is super interesting to watch. It is beautiful in its transitions and colours. and it is so careful in the shapes. the dissolve is punctual and…

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article-1-bodies_and_the_logic_of_capital_a_readi 4_MEDIA Paper written on 10:04 by Ben Lerner (2014) One interesting theme in 10:04 is the idea of “totalled art” that being previously valuable artworks (by artists of repute)…

Article: Could We Soon Be Living in a Metamaterial World?

Article : http://www.archdaily.com/795723/could-we-soon-be-living-in-a-metamaterial-world Recently, researchers started to engineer not only the outer shape of objects, but also their internal microstructure. Such objects, typically based on 3D cell grids, are…

Article:When Droplets Create Space: A Look at Liquid Architecture

Article: http://www.archdaily.com/795388/when-droplets-create-space-a-look-at-liquid-architecture There is always a relationship between architecture and water. Throughout the past century, architecture’s relationship with water has developed along a variety of different paths. There are a…

Media: Behind the Mirror Maze

Mirror Maze, artistic project for The Fifth Sense, a partnership between Chanel and i-D, stage designer Es Devlin considers the philosophical idea of scent – conjuring a multi-sensory world…

Project 4 Article : Poland’s New Solar-Powered Bike Path Glows Bright Blue at Night

http://www.techworm.net/2016/10/poland-builds-solar-powered-bike-path-glows-bright-blue-night.html A  sun-powered bicycle path that glows bright blue all night long is illuminated by blue luminophores, a synthetic material that emits light after it’s charged by sunlight. The environmentally…

Project 4 Media – Digital Grotesque.

  a complex world of forms arises at multiple scales: between ornament and structure, between order and chaos, foreign and yet familiar: a digital grotesque. This video is…

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straws

My mind transforms the movement of the sound into notions of space. Listen to it on repeat and immerse yourself in the sound; you start to redesign your surroundings…

CLICK HERE TO : “Meet the dazzling flying machines of the future”

Autonomous systems expert Raffaello D’Andrea is a wizard! I remember watching his TED talk, on a much smaller stage and with netting around the audience, back in 2013…

Project 4: Media – The Self Practice

  Jen Mann is a Canadian artist exploring herself through her artworks by a process of personal questions about her life and her surroundings. She creates playful drawings…

You May Want to Read – Drains of Canada

Article: drains-of-canada_-an-interview-with-michael-cook-bldgblog_ This is a pretty dated piece posted on the BLDGBLOG site which gets an insight into Michael Cook’s infatuation as a photographer and urban explorer in Toronto. While…

Project 4 Media – Articles

how-a-phone-changed-my-life-on-death-row Having watched Vice videos religiously every night, I soon started to read their articles. They still covered all topics, from upcoming game releases to the most prolific…

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  KENZO WORLD- Directed by Spike Jonze. People need to watch this video purely based on the fact its just crazy! I love the fact it is set…

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