…like a ball of wool

This video work breaks through expectations to challenge and confuse the preconceptions of the viewer. Friends and strangers were invited to reveal how they describe themselves, in particular where they see themselves on the gender and sexuality spectrum. The visual

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…like a ball of wool

This video work breaks through expectations to challenge and confuse the preconceptions of the viewer. Friends and strangers were invited to reveal how they describe themselves, in particular where they see themselves on the gender and sexuality spectrum. The visual

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Sizzling babes at The Sky in a Room | Deptford X

Sizzling babes will be screened by Whitty Gordon as part of The Sky in a Room | Deptford X through Harts Lane Studios in New Cross Gate at 6:30pm on 27 September 2014.

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Sizzling babes at The Sky in a Room | Deptford X

Sizzling babes will be screened by Whitty Gordon as part of The Sky in a Room | Deptford X through Harts Lane Studios in New Cross Gate at 6:30pm on 27 September 2014.

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Feeling Into at R-Space

Documentation of Feeling into at R-space gallery as part of the Culture Night celebrations.

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Feeling Into at R-Space

Documentation of Feeling into at R-space gallery as part of the Culture Night celebrations.

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Feeling into

Feeling Into is an outdoor interactive video projection. Taking the human body as the central site of the exploration, this biosensing artwork makes explicit our fleshy entanglements and affecting material constellations. The work implores us to feel how our bodily

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Feeling into

Feeling Into is an outdoor interactive video projection. Taking the human body as the central site of the exploration, this biosensing artwork makes explicit our fleshy entanglements and affecting material constellations. The work implores us to feel how our bodily

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Lightness

I am delighted to have been invited to partake in the upcoming show at R-Space gallery, entitled ‘Lightness’. I will be showing a new work, an outdoor interactive projection in a one off event at the gallery on Culture Night

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Lightness

I am delighted to have been invited to partake in the upcoming show at R-Space gallery, entitled ‘Lightness’. I will be showing a new work, an outdoor interactive projection in a one off event at the gallery on Culture Night

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Sizzling Babes at Color Art Festival

These little piggies are off to Hungary this weekend… My video work Sizzling Babes was selected to be shown as part of the Color Art Festival in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary. The festival takes place on June 13th & 14th.Other works being

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Sizzling Babes at Color Art Festival

These little piggies are off to Hungary this weekend… My video work Sizzling Babes was selected to be shown as part of the Color Art Festival in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary. The festival takes place on June 13th & 14th.Other works being

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VAI common Room – Digital Practice

Visual Artists Ireland (VAI) and Digital Arts Studios (DAS) are partnering to offer a day long event focusing on digital arts practice. I will be among five other artists presenting on my practice in the ‘Show and Tell’ session. The

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VAI common Room – Digital Practice

Visual Artists Ireland (VAI) and Digital Arts Studios (DAS) are partnering to offer a day long event focusing on digital arts practice. I will be among five other artists presenting on my practice in the ‘Show and Tell’ session. The

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Disrupted portrait

Disrupted portrait considers how computational objects fashion our lived experience. It speculates on how computer code interprets human faces by reverse engineering the 3D wireframe models used in computer vision. The wireframe facial portraits, used by image processing algorithms to

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Disrupted portrait

Disrupted portrait considers how computational objects fashion our lived experience. It speculates on how computer code interprets human faces by reverse engineering the 3D wireframe models used in computer vision. The wireframe facial portraits, used by image processing algorithms to

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State Of Play

The exhibition State of Play is opening this Thursday 5th June 6-9pm at Pollen Studios, featuring new work by Helen Lavery, Johanna Leech, Jacqueline Wylie, Andrew Molloy, Sean Campbell, Jiann Hughes. You can see the debut of my new work

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State Of Play

The exhibition State of Play is opening this Thursday 5th June 6-9pm at Pollen Studios, featuring new work by Helen Lavery, Johanna Leech, Jacqueline Wylie, Andrew Molloy, Sean Campbell, Jiann Hughes. You can see the debut of my new work

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Translating Improvisation

I was delighted to have been invited to join the Translating Improvisation Research Group at Queen’s University Belfast where researchers from many disciples are investigating how improvisational practices, discourses and pedagogies from the musical realm may be translated across disciplines. 

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Translating Improvisation

I was delighted to have been invited to join the Translating Improvisation Research Group at Queen’s University Belfast where researchers from many disciples are investigating how improvisational practices, discourses and pedagogies from the musical realm may be translated across disciplines. 

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Sizzling Babes at Arterial Gallery Sydney

My latest video work Sizzling babes is being screened at the Arterial Gallery, Rozelle.    

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Sizzling Babes at Arterial Gallery Sydney

My latest video work Sizzling babes is being screened at the Arterial Gallery, Rozelle.    

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Sizzling Babes

This video work explores how framing, viewpoint and focus influence our perception of a phenomenon. It introduces two young females from a perspective that challenges common expectations about their sentient capacities. The environment through which they are represented, the tempo

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Sizzling Babes

This video work explores how framing, viewpoint and focus influence our perception of a phenomenon. It introduces two young females from a perspective that challenges common expectations about their sentient capacities. The environment through which they are represented, the tempo

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Denzien at Belfast Exposed

Come to the Denizen show, upstairs at the Exchange Gallery at Belfast Exposed, to see my new video work Sizzling Babes and to experience some wonderful works by Sean Campbell, Olivia Devlin and Conan McIvor. Sizzling Babes is a video

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Denzien at Belfast Exposed

Come to the Denizen show, upstairs at the Exchange Gallery at Belfast Exposed, to see my new video work Sizzling Babes and to experience some wonderful works by Sean Campbell, Olivia Devlin and Conan McIvor. Sizzling Babes is a video

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HEART CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

Another great example of sonifying heart behaviour. Here the twelve musicians are wired up to electrocardiogram sensors and their biodata generates in realtime the projected visuals and a score which appears on the laptops that they are playing from, creating

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HEART CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

Another great example of sonifying heart behaviour. Here the twelve musicians are wired up to electrocardiogram sensors and their biodata generates in realtime the projected visuals and a score which appears on the laptops that they are playing from, creating

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Facial Weaponization Suite

In his paper,  Escaping the Face: Biometric Facial Recognition and the Facial Weaponization Suite, Zach Blas’ discusses the global face culture, as exemplified by biometrics and facial detection technologies. He explores the tactics of collective protest which involve becoming faceless

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Facial Weaponization Suite

In his paper,  Escaping the Face: Biometric Facial Recognition and the Facial Weaponization Suite, Zach Blas’ discusses the global face culture, as exemplified by biometrics and facial detection technologies. He explores the tactics of collective protest which involve becoming faceless

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Heartfelt Shadowplay

The Heartfelt Shadowplay is a booth for lovers. At this sideshow festivalgoers are urged to make out. The bio-sensing installation enables them to publicly display their love for eachother. This a space where lovers are encouraged to literally open their

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Heartfelt Shadowplay

The Heartfelt Shadowplay is a booth for lovers. At this sideshow festivalgoers are urged to make out. The bio-sensing installation enables them to publicly display their love for eachother. This a space where lovers are encouraged to literally open their

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10 Science based reasons to start meditating today

Infographic by Emma Seppala, Ph.D. Learn more about the benefits of meditation in her original post.

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10 Science based reasons to start meditating today

Infographic by Emma Seppala, Ph.D. Learn more about the benefits of meditation in her original post.

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Heartfelt Shadowplay at Outburst

The Heartfelt Shadowplay is a biosensing kissing booth which has been created for the Outburst Arts Festival 2013 at the Black Box, Belfast. Participants are invited into the booth where a small pulse sensor is attached to their ear. It

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Heartfelt Shadowplay at Outburst

The Heartfelt Shadowplay is a biosensing kissing booth which has been created for the Outburst Arts Festival 2013 at the Black Box, Belfast. Participants are invited into the booth where a small pulse sensor is attached to their ear. It

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Membrane

Membrane is an interactive bio-sensing installation exploring affective vibrations, intersubjectivity and the permeability of our barriers. With a nod to affect and string theory it uses sound and light to project the intimate rhythm of the heart into the public sphere. Membrane places

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Membrane

Membrane is an interactive bio-sensing installation exploring affective vibrations, intersubjectivity and the permeability of our barriers. With a nod to affect and string theory it uses sound and light to project the intimate rhythm of the heart into the public sphere. Membrane places

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FABRIC exhibition, Platform Arts

Fabric brings together work by six artists, all currently resident at the Digital Arts Studios, Belfast. Presenting a range of media and approaches, Fabric considers how the structures of and in our cities affect our perspectives and how technology mediates

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FABRIC exhibition, Platform Arts

Fabric brings together work by six artists, all currently resident at the Digital Arts Studios, Belfast. Presenting a range of media and approaches, Fabric considers how the structures of and in our cities affect our perspectives and how technology mediates

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BB got your beat at Culture Night Belfast 13

What if walls could read your heart beat… to be shared for all to hear? The pounding wall reveals the magic of a world where the city’s walls secretly measure our vital signs and make them public. This bio-sensing interactive

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BB got your beat at Culture Night Belfast 13

What if walls could read your heart beat… to be shared for all to hear? The pounding wall reveals the magic of a world where the city’s walls secretly measure our vital signs and make them public. This bio-sensing interactive

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OZ

OZ (pounding wall) is an interactive bio-sensing installation which examines our culture’s growing obsession with quantifying the self, the propensity to outsource to technology our relationship to our bodily behaviours. The work pulls back the curtain on self quantifying technology,

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OZ

OZ (pounding wall) is an interactive bio-sensing installation which examines our culture’s growing obsession with quantifying the self, the propensity to outsource to technology our relationship to our bodily behaviours. The work pulls back the curtain on self quantifying technology,

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Culture Night Belfast

I’ve been asked to show some of my biosensing interactive installations at this year’s Culture Night Belfast. I’m going to be showing a new work, a large scale outdoor projection called OZ, at Chapel Lane from 9 – 11 pm.

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Culture Night Belfast

I’ve been asked to show some of my biosensing interactive installations at this year’s Culture Night Belfast. I’m going to be showing a new work, a large scale outdoor projection called OZ, at Chapel Lane from 9 – 11 pm.

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BB got your beat

BB got your beat reveals the magic of a world where our vital signs can be secretly measured. The work plays on our techno-paranoia, depicting how pervasive surveillance within our sensor society may play out in the not so distant future. This

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BB got your beat

BB got your beat reveals the magic of a world where our vital signs can be secretly measured. The work plays on our techno-paranoia, depicting how pervasive surveillance within our sensor society may play out in the not so distant future. This

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TOKEN exhibition, PS2 gallery

Token is an exhibition of new work by the current artists in residence at the Digital Arts Studios. My work B-B got your beat gets it’s first outing along with great new work by Sinéad Bhreathnach-Cashell and Sam Ruscica; tokens

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TOKEN exhibition, PS2 gallery

Token is an exhibition of new work by the current artists in residence at the Digital Arts Studios. My work B-B got your beat gets it’s first outing along with great new work by Sinéad Bhreathnach-Cashell and Sam Ruscica; tokens

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Eulerian video magnification magic

The clever fellows over at MIT have used Matlab eulerian video magnification coding to create a no contact pulse measurement system AND they’ve posted the code… something I’m working on for an upcoming artwork. The concept is nicely explained below.

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Eulerian video magnification magic

The clever fellows over at MIT have used Matlab eulerian video magnification coding to create a no contact pulse measurement system AND they’ve posted the code… something I’m working on for an upcoming artwork. The concept is nicely explained below.

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Holophonic fun

I’ve been experimenting with binaural recordings – a way of convincingly reproducing the spatial dimensions of recorded sound – and have come across this excellent illustration of this technology by the Arkamy’s team. * listen with headphones to achieve the

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Holophonic fun

I’ve been experimenting with binaural recordings – a way of convincingly reproducing the spatial dimensions of recorded sound – and have come across this excellent illustration of this technology by the Arkamy’s team. * listen with headphones to achieve the

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Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interface Conference 2013

I just got back from beautiful Barcelona where I presented a paper at the the seventh Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interface conference. I took part of the Graduate student Consortium stream where twelve of us presented our work to Tom

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Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interface Conference 2013

I just got back from beautiful Barcelona where I presented a paper at the the seventh Tangible Embedded and Embodied Interface conference. I took part of the Graduate student Consortium stream where twelve of us presented our work to Tom

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The Narcisystem

The Narcisystem is an ambitious art project by Eric Gradman that uses a heart-rate monitor, an ECG sensor, a Breathanalyzer, a compass and an accelerometer to affect his environment. He admits the performance documented below was less than a success.

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The Narcisystem

The Narcisystem is an ambitious art project by Eric Gradman that uses a heart-rate monitor, an ECG sensor, a Breathanalyzer, a compass and an accelerometer to affect his environment. He admits the performance documented below was less than a success.

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Inspiroscope at Brighton Maker Faire

Inspiroscope visited Brighton’s second ever Maker Faire last week. From underneath the giant paper mache seagull’s watchful eye many stopped for a breath or two and much conversation ensued about the sounds that were created, the lights that sparkled and

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Inspiroscope at Brighton Maker Faire

Inspiroscope visited Brighton’s second ever Maker Faire last week. From underneath the giant paper mache seagull’s watchful eye many stopped for a breath or two and much conversation ensued about the sounds that were created, the lights that sparkled and

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