An engaging public sound and light installation in Lima, Peru, that happened just this past December 2010: The concept and installation was created by the U.K. based-studio Cinimod for the energy company Endesa during the holiday season. It seemingly allows any individual to have the ability to "orchestrate" a vast area set with 85 giant... Continue Reading →
An interesting little Arduino Noise Maker with a good range of sound generation. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKxdTvKqIRc How it works: In essence, the waveform is constructed continuously using both the data from the arrays as well as external electrical states (pots, signals etc). Two arrays store the data for pitch (128 ints) and waveform (544 bytes). The pitch... Continue Reading →
http://vimeo.com/3929670 "...an open garbage can filled with all sorts of debris -- paint cans, bottles, a chewed-up piece of gum, and a crushed plastic cup of Cuban coffee -- that popped up out of the can and played music. 8 Million Stories (2009), commissioned by collector Martin Z. Margulies, is a collaboration between artist... Continue Reading →
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uS1exujG3cY I hate to advertise Nike but, oh well. How it was made. Daito Manabe built it, he has done lots of other cool work.