Visual Experiments with Sound Frequencies

February 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Cymatics is a science of creating visualizations with audio frequencies.
Here, Nigel Stanford experiments with tones and frequencies to achieve desired patterns through material worlds. With a range of musical abilities he plays a drum set, and keyboard while also rigging makeshift instruments from playing cards.

3D Printing with Sand, Powered by the Sun

September 26, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Built by artist Markus Kayser, a SolarSinter” concept is similar to Laser Sintering printers used by projects like SpaceX to print otherwise impossible objects out of metal. A focused sun beam is less precise than a finely-honed laser, but the core concepts are the same.

Box Projection Mapping

October 8, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

A collaboration of projections and robotics.
Box explores the synthesis of real and digital space through projection-mapping onto moving surfaces.

Stina Wine: Inspiration Catalyst

July 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

“The wine Stina comes from the Adriatic island of Brač, known for its beautiful nature and its snow white stone. The island and its stone have always been the source of inspiration to many sculptors, poets, painters and novelists. Like the island Brač, the wine Stina inspires everyone who tastes it. Stina’s label is blank and open to everyone’s creativity.”
Bruketa & Zinic

Leap Motion 3D Gesture Control Interface

March 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Leap Motion technology. Controlling your computer in three dimensions with your natural hand and finger movements.

George Lois on Creative Process

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George Lois, art director and provocateur, on formulating his concepts.

Maniman, A Hand-Drawn Short Film

March 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Transcendental hand-drawn animation.

“Two brothers know an old man since ever. He, of course, has a man inside him and in this man another man. They live in friendly symbiosis. Then they die one after another. The kids are the first to notice.”

“This short film explores the theme of aging and death from a child-like point of view, giving it the most distant and natural touch possible.”
Story & voice: Roland Brückner. Animation: Alexander Gellner.

“Zero” Wristwatch

February 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

ZERO wrist watch from Robert Dabi on Vimeo.

Wristwatch concept with no movable parts and implied animated analog information.

What Children Really Get Out of a Montessori Education

February 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

This is a talk by Montessori Foundation President, Tim Seldin, to Montessori educators on the outcomes of a Montessori education that we typically see in children by age twelve.
A system of true values with long term benefits.

“Montessori schools are independent and nonsectarian. The spirituality that I mention has to do with one’s sense that we are part of the web of life, that the Earth is part the cosmos, and that we are all part of the human family. We seek to inspire a sense of wonder, global understanding, a tradition of giving back to our communities through service, and a sense of personal integrity and peace.” Tim Seldin

Holton Rower: Gravity Art

February 10, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Holton Rower, grandson of Alexander Calder, has an interesting painting approach to his Art, using color layering, paint density, and gravity. One outcome is a dimensional portrait of gravity by human intervention.

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