Artist talk at the "Machine Wilderness" ISEA 2012 conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico USA. Connecting projects of the past to my current day artistic practice, being the creation of dynamic interactive augmented reality installations.
identifying various interface variations, in order to ﬁnd20the best one
evolutionary interface design instead of requiring plant change
paralel exploration of interface variations for speeding up 22 research the
plant installed at Verbeeke Foundation Belgium23
Unfortunately, the second hand computer running the touchscreen crashed after just 1 day. The plant had no chance of survival. 24
giving up on plants. Next merger of digital technology and nature: ﬁsh!
kids and adults enjoying the “Mind the Fish” installation
enhancing animal life with digital technology - next species: a rabbit
a rabbit was turned into a live augmented reality animation using a bluescreenthe live animation of the rabbit could be viewed in augmented reality
people tookrabbit Tibbaround the world,virtually
not manyrabbits cansay they’vevisited Hawaii,New York andmany morecitiesaround theworld.
Tibb is not the only virtual animal around.This is Don Pigeon, puton San Marco square by Victor de Vries. Don’t botherphotographing those old buildings, they have been documented by thousands of others.Snap a unique picture by shooting yourself standing next to Don Pigeon.
the city of Eindhoven is full of virtual animals since PULS 2010