Works on paper

Early works on Paper, based on physical simulations of threads falling into virtual landscapes – as developed for hills we climb, but now with topographies that are based on pictures of figures and portraits. Ink on paper, varying sizes.

Summertime

A cover song – original by George Gershwin, from the movie „Porgy and Bess“. I had to change the lyrics though…Hat-tip to Flo „the hamster conspiracy“ Prix for the guitars.

Goatmen

Music video for this time it´s for real by the goatmen. yes, i did like the idea of a helplessly dangling male that neatly fits the tone and lyrics of the song.and yes, i did like the idea of torturing my friend for a music video.but the final push to show the ugly side of adam by hanging him upside …

Pavillon 21 Mini Opera Space

Visual design, programming and projection staging in cooperation with cat-x. (2010, Opera Munich, Pavillon 21, for Coop Himmelb(l)au) The architectural design of the inner space is enhanced and complimented by a mapped 5 projector setup developed by Hannes Köcher in collaboration with cat-x. The complex projection not only illuminates the inside of the pavilion but also sets the architecture vibrating through …

Words We Speak

2012, FutureLab Conference, Mayerhofen, Tirol words we speak is a word generator and live ticker that uses the same significant words that were calculated by the hills we climb algorithm as an input to form new words based on statistical probability of letter-clustering and -sequence. Generated words that are not yet in the dictionary are shown on ticker screens at …

Hills we climb

2012, FutureLab Conference, Mayerhofen, Tirol Inspired by the two phases of Project Peak 2032 at the Futurelab Conference – See the Peak and Go to the Peak – Hills we climb is a series of drawings suggesting landscapes that we need to climb to reach the future. The landscapes are built by an algorithm that collects records – scientific papers, …

Gustav Mahler und Wien

360°-projector setup in collaboration with cat-x (2010, Austrian Theater Museum) Commemorating Gustav Mahler’s 150th birthday, the exhibition covered the composer’s life and work and his relationship to Vienna. Three videos by Claudia Rohrmoser were shown side by side with original manuscript and many other historical objects. We used 3 wide angle beamers for each 360° projection; the mapping was done …

Future Revisited

Sound, visual design, media tech & programming for both Astroballon and Brain City Lab in cooperation with cat-x  (2009, Tokyo ICC,  for Coop Himmelb(l)au)(2008, Biennale Venice, for Coop Himmelb(l)au) Future Revisited shows two installations, „Astroballon 1969 Revisited“ and „Brain City Lab – Stage 2“, which were first presented at the Venice Biennale Architecture 2008. The installations were adapted and enhanced, with a …

Albrechtsburg – Stein der Wei(s)sen

Multi-faceted projector setup in cooperation with cat-x (2010,  Albrechtsburg Meissen,  Germany) The Albrechtsburg is considered Germany’s first palace and was the location for Europe’s first porcelain manufactory. The exhihibition covers the history of porcelain in Germany and the manufacturing processes. The exhibition design by Gerhards & Glücker won both the „contractworld award“ and the „best architects award 2011“. We were …

Pieces Matter

Music for Pieces Matter, shown 2012 at brut Wien / imagetanz „Sticking holes in paper, shedding light in the dark, stars appear“ Lieve De Pourcq [..] a playful attempt to appropriate pictures, to break them down into their individual parts, and to place oneself into unexpected contexts in this process. The artist draws on a cornucopia of imagery and photographic material …