Weather Assemblage Project: Sea States v.1-3
Initial research and prototyping The project presented here is a sketch to develop generative water states that are mapped to sound data and is part of a larger ongoing data mapping and visualisation investigation. In oceanography, sea state is the general condition of the free surface on a large body of water—with respect to wind waves…
Hothouse installation work at Cementa17. Hothouse brings the weather system from Mount Kinabalu, Borneo to nurture a rare and fragile orchid, the Paphiopedilum Rothschildianum, named for the family who owns the world’s banks (including the Reserve Bank of Australia). This work invites the audience to consider the relationship between weather and capital, at a time…
Exhibition of Laika’s Dérive London
Laika’s Dérive toured to London as part of Furtherfield’s WWW: World Wild Web exhibition. Other artists in the exhibition included: Paula Crutchlow & Helen Varley Jamieson, Andy Deck, Mary Flanagan, Genetic Moo, Dominic Smith, and Sarah Waterson Date: Thursday 18 October – Saturday 1 December 2012 Venue: Furtherfield Gallery, McKenzie Pavilion You can view the London dog’s view here: http://laikasderive.sarahwaterson.net Laika’s Dérive/Dog’s…
Animals, People – A Shared Environment: An Exhibition
Exhibition of Sniff Data work at the 4th Biennial Australian Studies Group Conference, 2011, Griffith University, South bank Campus, Brisbane. The animal conference brought together animal theorists and scientists from a broad range of academic disciplines to examine the inter–relationships between human and non human animals. POP Gallery exhibition.
Laika’s Dérive Sydney
Laika’s Dérive invites Sydney’s inner west dogs and their owners to record a walk in their local area. This walk offers a chance for interspecies communication and a sharing of knowledge that results in a collaborative mapping of place. Each dog is kitted-out with a GPS, accelerometer and camera that automatically photographs the dog’s favourite vistas and…
genart_sys | a window on digital culture
BLOODBATH documentation exhibited in genart_sys | a window on digital culture Australia Council, 372 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010 20 Jan to 9 March 2011. You can also view a documentation video on the Bump projects website here.
Axle Grind was part of the Bloodbath event. Axle Grind borrows the electric violence of the roller derby pack and transforms it into noise, vibration and the rock power chord. Axle Grind maps the collision data from the roller derby players to Joan Jett’s I Love Rock n’ Roll. A robotic pink electric guitar hangs in…
Laika’s Dérive Prototype
Laika’s Derive is a new work that uses GPS, accelerometer data and interval timed sports photography to explore embodiment and the psychogeography of place. A sketch for this project was produced during the Kiss Club incubator residency at the Performance Space, Carriageworks, Sydney. Feb 2010.(A minisite for the project prototype can be found here) An interval…
33ºsouth | 33ºsur
33ºSouth is a three-channel audio-visual installation that juxtaposes the cities of Sydney (Australia) and Santiago (Chile) using a custom made data mapping system and database. Both cities lie on parallel 33ºSouth, and are post-colonial urban spaces with complex cultural and political histories. This project aims to set in motion a set of relationships between these…
Sydney Opera House Screening: subscapeMachima
subscapeMachima is an edited single channel work of the subscapePROOF generative system. It was included in the D>Art 06 program for The Studio at the Sydney Opera House. 12th April 2006. Sarah Waterson Kate Richards Format: video Duration: 00:04:30 http://www.dlux.org.au/cms/SCANLINES-Archive.html sub_scapePROOF a machinima by Kate Richards & Sarah Waterson, 2005 from dLux MediaArts on Vimeo.