Journal

Cluster: One Night Stand LA

CLUSTER is a diffuse object, its boundaries blurred by its effects. It shifts between surface and volume; object and environment.

This light installation was created for One Night Stand LA, a one-night event for art and architecture.

Pier 9 Residency

  I’m currently part of the Spring 2016 cohort of Autodesk’s Pier 9 artist residency. I’m learning all about CNC and using their amazing 3D printers. Stay tuned for some new digitally fabricated work! Here’s […]

Maya Scripting Studies

Quick one- or two-day animation projects focused on using Python scripting in Maya to generate geometry and keyframed effects. There are experiments in keyframing scale and rotation, creating repeating elements, and even randomly extruding polygon […]

Coded Form

Procedural polygon subdivision using Python and Grasshopper. The recursive process retains a relation to the whole.
3D powder printed

Rouge Release v1.1.0

The new release version 1.1.0 is TouchDesigner088-compatible and has new features: presets for compositions, LFO-driven controls, new output & mapping tools, a MIDI controller template, and new compositions & filters.

Insights at INST-INT

I presented my work and some of my thoughts about composition for immersive media at INST-INT, a gathering for sharing insights from the field of interactive installation. Here’s a video of my talk:  

Ultimate Nerd Server

I worked with [namethemachine] for Bassnectar to make that holy grail of AV performance: the performer can improvise—tempo-warping, jumping around the tracks, live editing the set—and the video stays in perfect sync.

Visuals for Magda at Monarch

For Magda’s deep, minimal techno I designed a set using strong diagonals, neon rays, and audio-driven machines to play along with her versatility of mood and ability to move between funky and spacious.

As Machines Shine

“It is not modern enough, the sound the wind makes stirring a meadow of daisies: the mind cannot shine following it. And the mind wants to shine, plainly, as machines shine, and not grow deep, as, for example, roots.”
-Louise Gluck “Daisies”

Permutae

Permutae examines the impact of a shifting technological-biological horizon on both the individual and the larger social body, and how it allows us to change our bodies as it also works to control and classify our bodies.