The Stefano Scarani's new Aparato Electro Compositor is the virtual reconstruction and re-interpretation of the homonymous invention of Juan García Castillejo; The AEC is a semi-aleatory system able to generate sequences of events; a prototype of a sequencer in midi-concept (an open system able to communicate with different devices electrically controllable, as dynamo, tone generators, lights and even fireworks). The reconstruction of the AEC is the result of the university research project Recuperación de obras pioneras del Arte Sonoro de la Vanguardia Histórica Española y revisión de su influencia actual coordinated by Miguel Molina Alarcón of the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain), and director of the research group Laboratorio de Creaciones Intermedia. This version of the AEC has been done in a way that allows connection to any audio generator (and virtually not only audio) system, internal or external, by MIDI protocol. The AEC is a Max 6 based software, and the standalone application is available for free at the link (see the link in this page). The reconstruction of the device has been presented in a conference and musical performance with the participation of Miguel Molina Alarcón (AEC), Josep Lluis Galiana (sax), Avelino Saavedra (drums and electronics), Stefano Scarani (KINsrument), Deco Nascimento (machine to write and objects), TheRandomLab (electronics) and the audience, using the AEC as a master-instrument to create this jam session / improvisation.
For this project I used Max/MSP for sound design, effects processing, and for spectral analysis during post production.
The Max patch use in The Resonance of Fragile sending the sine wave in random frequency from 6Hz to 200Hz by 16 separated audio channels.
The Industrial Design Show is an annual event organized by FH Joanneum, University Of Applied Sciences and the Creative Industries Styria.
Live EEG performance by Alberto Novello & Ivo Bol, translating the brainwaves of the performers into sound and laser control.
DYSPHONIA is a music and dance work, for violin soloist with a live chamber orchestra, including multiple laptops and a custom-built gesture detection system worn by a dancer.
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.
Live demo of an interface that we use in our works which relies on human gestures that make interactive piano melody.
Perg is a composition for marimba, electronics, live electronics and video. The new version of Perg (2015) is made completely with Max (apart the marimba).
The Pringles Keyboard is an organ whose pipes are built out of cans of chips.
Invisible Wall is an interactive art installation by an artist duo from Kazakhstan, theZwo. The concept splits between spatial object hidden in a dark space of the gallery as a static part and light and sound components to the installation as an interactive part. Audience is encouraged to enter dark space and flash the light onto the sculpture which reacts to light and thus change the soundscape within the space. Spatial sculpture is built from several rows of thin metal wires crossing the room in simple geometrical pattern.
Nike Freestore is a flexible robotic store.
With this piece Alberto Novello a.k.a.
Federica Dauri: Movement Improvisation JesterN a.k.a.
This installation was setup for the 2015 NuArt Street Art Festival in Chengdu, Sichuan, China. The basic concept for this project was to allow people to map their face onto a giant 3D model.
This is a Max for Live patch which allows for up to three separate samples to be assigned to any of the trigger buttons on the Midi Fighter controller by applying different output velocities to the triggered MIDI note depending on the duration for which the button on the Midi Fighter is depressed.
La mélodie du bonheur is the musicalization of the emotions of our society.
PIGS is a software/hardware/percussive framework developed in Max/MSP/Jitter.
"Chasing LIFE on MAX" goals are: