Hammerhead Studio in Yokohama, Japan closed in 2014 but this new interactive installation by Lens gives a unique take on what used to be. Shot from above in ultra high resolution video, Giraffe’s Eye allows you to see the daily routines of the artists who inhabited the building with a simple touch of a screen. Really cool idea! See more images and video below.
3D animation artwork by the ever forward-thinking Polish duo Pussykrew is a looping video for a verticle display. Featuring both organic and man-made objects, the original work was part of an installation at the Replay Boardroom Gallery in Amsterdam. Expect verticle video display art to be more common in galleries – you can watch the video embedded below:
In collaboration with 22 animation studios from all over the world, Universal Everything has created a living mural for the Sydney Opera House. While adapting cutting-edge technologies, Universal Everything encouraged a creative process intent on capturing something everyone can relate to. The hand-drawn approach, in particular, sets it apart from the kind of projections usually commissioned to light up the iconic structure. See more images and video of the project below.
My friends at Yours Truly have re-launched their website with a beautiful new design and a focus on letting musicians tell their own stories. They’ve kicked things off with a great piece featuring (and co-created by) British musician Adam Bainbridge, aka Kindness. Watch “House Lights” below and check out the full Kindness feature here.