[MUST-HAVE] No statue of Liberty or cute kittens, this 1000-piece puzzle will satisfy the picky needs of your most artistic friends. After hours of "fun" trying to assemble the jigsaw puzzle, a beautiful CMYK gamut will appear on your table.
Code is all you need: Learn this exciting language at Le Wagon, France’s first Dev Bootcamp program
[WEIRD APP] Andrew Shannon, the man who punched a €10-million Claude Monet painting back in June 2012 at the National Gallery of Ireland has recently been sentenced to five years in prison. Good news, you can now recreate his feat thanks to a simple browser-based game.
[WATCH&LISTEN] Part of In/SIGHT, a series of the LA Phil combining music by groundbreaking composers and visuals from renowned artists, this site specific audio/visual performance celebrates Amériques by French composer Edgard Varèse.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Viruses can be more than an evil piece of code used to infect your computer. James Hoff actually found a way to use malware to create art. His new exhibition, Skywiper, presents a series of abstract paintings infected with state-developed viruses such as Stuxnet.
[WATCH&LISTEN] Alone in what appears to be her bedroom, a naked woman is only lit by the light coming from her computer screen. Her makeup and jewelry greatly contrast with the digital device she's playing with. Two realities collide as pixels and polygons leave the digital realm to take over the physical world.
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[WEIRD APP] Transform your computer screen in a puddle of oily water you can interact with! The movements of your cursor over the window will create wave-like patterns on the surface of the digital liquid.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Remember "Auto Aerobics", a series of CGI pictures showing huge American cars all tangled up in each other? Well, Chris Labrooy's new project reprises the same concept of amazing retro cars and crazy positions defying gravity.
[WATCH&LISTEN] After watching a documentary about synesthesia, Nigel Stanford became interested in the idea of creating a music video where each sound would have a visual counterpart. Cymatics, the study of wave phenomena and their visual representation, offered him the perfect ground to do so.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] The ubiquitous networks of CCTV cameras covering vast parts of our cities are far from being private. Hacking them is (apparently) easy and some networks are even publicly available online. This footage offers a glimpse into the lives of complete strangers and is the raw material used by Andrew Hammerand in his series The New Town.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] On the occasion of the Festival Internazionale Di Andria Castel Dei Mondi last summer in the South of Italy, Michel Chevalier presented once again his interactive and generative installation, Magic Carpets.
[WATCH&LISTEN] Embark on a immersive experience with STAL's video for their first EP, Gone. The video is actually an app for your mobile device. It will let you discover a beautiful but enigmatic landscape where ice fields evolve to become the cosmos as the song progresses.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Light becomes tangible in this installation by Kimchi and Chips. Projected on a base made of hundreds of convex mirrors, the reflections of light beams become graphic objects suspended up in midair.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Third installment of their ongoing colorspace series, Rising Colorspace also makes good use of Sonice Development's drawing robots we featured a year ago. In this site-specific installation, the robot draws colorful lines as its moves up along a shiny metallic wall.
“City Of Drones”, a poetic first-person drone simulator created by John Cale, Liam Young and FIELD studio
[GAME-INSPIRED] Take a trip down memory lane through this photographic series documenting the evolution of video games controllers from the 1976 Spanish video game system Teletenis to the PS Vita in 2013.