Monthly Archives: January 2010

Walking Backward to the Future – now ‘scientifically grounded’ :)

Last year we submitted one of our interactive, ‘exploring the futures’ concepts to the Dutch Design Ween’09 festival (you could see some sketches and a short explanation of the concept here and here). Unfortunately, due to the withdrawal of our … Continue reading

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Superflux: ‘The Buzz Creator’

Jan 2010 issue of the UK Wired publishes a piece on Anab Jain, an interaction designer/story-teller/TED fellow and also a founder of Superflux, “a small think-and-do tank’ based in London. Why is it interesting in the context of Summ()n? Well, … Continue reading

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Ultimate: Multimedia performance by Sophie Clements and Peter Schwalm

I compiled a few pieces of video from the recent performance by Sophie Clements and Peter Schwalm, at the Plaza Plus art festival in Eindhoven (I wrote about it yesterday). The whole performance (± 40min) would be too difficult to … Continue reading

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Plaza Plus: Performance by Sophie Clements & Co

Plaza Plus festival ended for us with an excellent performance, by the same Sophie Clements we listened in the first day, who presented a wonderful audio-visual show together with J. Peter Schwalm and a couple of other musician (drums and … Continue reading

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Sophie Clements’ Evensong

A couple of stills from the video-installation by Sophie Clements, UK-based video-artist, who also presented some of her earlier works during the opening talk at the Plaza Plus festival in Eindhoven. Static images do not convey the whole magic of … Continue reading

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Ghost Piano

A very interesting performance (a premier, in fact), by a German musician Volker Bertelman (better known as Hauschka), and a video artist Jeff Desom from Luxemburg. The technique they used is quite old, and was employed already in the Renaissance … Continue reading

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Sophie’s Worlds

A couple of stills from the video-installation by Sophie Clements, UK-based video-artist, who also presented some of her earlier works during the opening talk at the Plaza Plus festival in Eindhoven. Static images do not convey the whole magic of … Continue reading

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Plaza Plus

Today is an opening of Plaza Plus, a new art festival in Eindhoven (‘new’ here has a double meaning, both as in ‘new art’ and as a new beginning for Plaza Futura cinema that hosts the event). Judging by the … Continue reading

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Interactive Installation in the Rockefeller Center

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Plaza Plus Art Festival

Tomorrow is an opening of Plaza Plus, a new art festival in Eindhoven (‘new’ here has a double meaning, both as in ‘new art’ and as a new beginning for Plaza Futura cinema that hosts the event). Judging by the … Continue reading

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