My good friend Alek Fin introduced me not too long ago to the Nervous Structure installations, while he was conducting some research on alternative ways of doing projections for his live show, and I’ve been hooked ever since (I one day plan on having one of these set up perminantly on one of the walls of my workspace or house).
Nervous Structure is a series of site-specific, interactive installations consisting of string and fabric structures illuminated with interactive computer graphics that react to the presence and motion of viewers and was developed by Annica Cuppetelli and Cristobal Mendoza:
Annica Cuppetelli (USA) and Cristobal Mendoza (Venezuela) are artists and collaborators focusing on the creation of site-specific, multimedia installations that address issues of space, interaction, and materiality. Their installations combine traditional craft and common materials with interactive video projections and computational design processes, and they address the formal qualities of a given site while creating an immersive and participatory environment. Cuppetelli obtained her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2008, and Mendoza at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2007. They are based in Detroit, MI.
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Andrew says:March 25, 2012 at 4:48 pm
is the music also by christobal and annica?
Collective says:March 25, 2012 at 9:53 pm
@Andrew: Music used in each video can be found on ending credits or in the description when viewed directly in Vimeo, but I’ve taken the time to list the tracks and artists for each video in order as posted above.
Guitar Plume by Portable Sunsets
We Have A Map Of The Piano by Múm
Johto 1 by Pan Sonic
Thanks for reading,