Tweets release air bubbles and electronic sounds that allow viewers to see and hear the environmental cost of online behavior and its supportive physical infrastructure.
Working title: #Feedme | Work in progress The project by Josien Niebuur & Manno Bult is an interactive installation (partly developed at the Banff Centre of the Arts in Canada), that is being continuously fed by social media, more specific the #hashtags used in twitter messages.
The idea behind twinthesis was to explore the 'sound' of twitter, to harness the potential of the human randomness being generated on the service.
*glisten) HIVE is a project mapping real-time on-line conversations about animal consciousness into an audio-video interactive installation using computer algorithms that mimic social-insect swarming patterns. *glisten) HIVE is an interactive installation in which animated text and sound generation depict live Twitter contributions about animals.