During the Vertigo Forum, discover 2 artworks resulting from the STARTS Residencies initiative, a programme of artistic residencies in research tech labs throughout Europe.
BIO4COMP X TIM OTTO ROTH: SMART>SOS
SMART>SOS is a video and sound installation revealing a new paradigm of computation: a living calculation process on a sub-submicrobiological level. On the floor the visitor watches the projection of flower like pattern of blue channels with white “worm” like molecules – the so called “microtubules” moving in. Over the projection hangs a ring of thirty loudspeakers reacting on the activity in the projected video from the microscope.
WEKIT X DEVAL & LOSSEAU: ATLAS
ATLAS is a work between digital arts and visual arts, under the form of an interactive exhibition - a mix between real models and an interactive virtual world. After being
plunge in an archipelago of poetical islands, spectators are invited to build virtual cities. The growing houses follows some urbanistic rules, they adapt to their environment. The work aims to provoke a reflexion on the topics of urbanism, architecture, and their influence on our lifestyles.