North Pitney: Making the virtual space real.
Performance and Installation Using the Lady's Glove to build relationships.
Controlling a Media Facade: The Bix Simulator and VJ software ES-X. Watch John's video.
Installation and Performance Fabricating the interfaced machine. Watch Barney's video.
Barney has been working in the fields of reactive installation and invasive media for 10 years.
I've been thinking about the Xu Bing exhibition on and off--more specifically, I've been thinking not about the large installation, or even the calligraphy lesson, but rather the large ink paintings whose "brushstrokes", on closer inspection, turn out to be calligraphic narratives or comments on the image itself.
I spent a pleasant afternoon at the museum, checking out a new installation by the Chinese artist Xu Bing.