PROJECTS

Follower

Lauren McCarthy (US) Follower takes the language of social media at face value. But here, instead of providing followers online, the service provides a real life follower for a day and results in a single photo shot by the Follower. This work…

Believe Campaign

Tomorrow Girls’ Troop (JP/KR) The Believe Campaign was launched to raise awareness of sexual violence in Japan and to demand modernization of the penal law, which has not been modified since its establishment in 1907. The Tomorrow Girls’ Troop contributed the design…

In Passing

A.M. Darke (US) In Passing is a virtual reality experience about what it is like to navigate public space based on one’s intersecting identities. The work presents a diverse group of people, each recorded while describing their unique experience moving through…

Shapeshifting AI

voidLab: Sanglim Han (KR), Nora Khan (US), Sarah Brady (US),  Jen Agosta (US) Shapeshifting AI is an audio-visual voidLab collaboration between Sanglim Han, Jen Agosta, and Sarah Brady featuring experimental 3D animation and ambient sound score remixed with excerpts of…

Shadow Glass

voidLab: Jen Agosta (US), Sanglim Han (KR), Xin Xin (US/TW) Shadow Glass is an audio/visual voidLab collaboration by Sanglim Han, Jen Agosta and Xin Xin featuring experimental 3D animation and a rhythmic, ambient sound/music remix with excerpts of an interview…

Molecular Queering

Mary Maggic (US), Byron Rich (CA) Bodies queer in many ways, most actively through the molecular colonization of our planet. Thanks to petrochemical, agricultural and pharmaceutical industries (markers of our anthropogenic time), these queering molecules are hormonally active and bio-politically pervasive…

Carboniferous

Pinar Yoldas (TR) The connection between fossil fuels and plastics makes fossil fuels an immensely interesting subject to think about if one intends to understand two of the biggest problems of planetary health: CO2 emissions and plastics. Whereas CO2 emissions…

Extreme Environments: Arts-Based Field Research

Scott Hessels (US) Extreme Environments is an experimental arts education initiative based in Hong Kong that places art and design students in remote scientific field stations to collect data alongside scientific and environmental organizations dedicated to the protection of these important…

Panta Rei (Everything Flows)

Silvia Rigon (IT) A stream of colors. An endless amount of trash flowing towards the viewer in perpetual motion. As time swirls entangled in the looping of the animation, a cartoonish and colorful aesthetic suspends the gaze in a contemplative…

Xerodrome

Xerodrome is an animation that explores a speculative landscape generated from glitched photographs. Throughout the 30-minute flyover, one can see landscapes of chaos and order, of natural materials and of digital noise. Amid vivid abstractions, shimmering pools, flaming cities and…