Process: circuit bending smoke detectors for Alert Fatigue, a new work installed for the 2013 Long Beach SoundWalk. Eight smoke detectors hacked to within an inch of their lives, resulting in the sounds of a circuit dying. Gasping. Twitching on the edge of functionality.
-n 1. a noisy confused place or situation.
I was fortunate enough to be selected as part of the Leap Motion pre-release developer program. I got a developer board in the mail last week and this is my first experiment with it.
It’s an exploration of the Leap Motion interface as instrument. I’m interested in investigating the characteristics unique to the device as apposed to using the device to replicate or emulate other instrument interactions (the obvious exception being the Theremin).
Leap Motion Dev Board v06.5
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- mysterious hum
- sonic fiction