Kunstroute Open Stal is a tradition that’s been going on for decades. Every year the villagers organise an exhibition which shows artworks scattered throughout the small but lovely village of Oldeberkoop in Friesland. The people who live in Oldeberkoop know their village very well. But I’m happy I was able to provide them a new perspective on their village. Especially for this years edition, which has the theme of the New World, I made an interactive installation with three screens which show an alternate reality of the village. In the installation you visit the virtual buildings in Oldeberkoop: Web Spaces. This architecture…
Read full post on MADtech.me: A Virtual Village in Friesland.
I’m proud to announce that In4Art, a European innovation company, has added two of my Web Spaces to their Next Generation Internet art collection. It’s my very first (and tiny) Web Space made from metal that’s joining them. The other work In4Art acquired is a 2D one. Read full post on MADtech.me: Innovatism Salon.
Web Spaces – Parallel City Dual-channel video projection
Site specific (no pun intended) work for the Re-structions exhibition at SIGN, Groningen.
In my interactive installation of Web Spaces, which was also exhibited during Re-structions, you visit one isolated Web Space at a time. These are mostly Web Spaces from internationally well known websites. The Web Space is surrounded by darkness.But as you may already know, the Web Spaces project is exploring the relation between the physical and digital world. At Re-structions I’ve taken the next step in blurring the line between these worlds. Instead of taking the most popular…
Read full post on MADtech.me: RESTRUCTIONS @ SIGN.
Web Space – Google.com (22-8-2016)
8 x 10 x 5 cm
3D printed PLA electroplated with gold
My upcoming interactive light projection for the Museum Square in Drachten will feature motion detection and Google Ads! The concept is inspired by my previous work, AdSense Memory. Flying Ads Animation by Jip de Beer
Read full post on MADtech.me: Ads and Motion Detection.
“Never has the interaction with a web page been so physical”
Read full post on MADtech.me: Google Cardboard* FR.
“You’ve got a memory, but so does the Internet! If you’re using an ad blocker than this game is probably not for you. If you aren’t, then AdSense Memory will raise your adwareness!”
I’ve developed this game to put ads front and center. Instead of stuff you’d rather ignore, in AdSense Memory the advertisements themselves are in the spotlight. The ads are the content.
Interested in my critical reflection on online advertising? Curious what advertisements Google deems appropriate for you? Or just want to play a memory game? Click here.