For my final project in Video Sculpture class, I made a miniature 3D display top for the iPhone, using the illusionary technique of the Pepper’s Ghost Effect. I wanted to recreate the feeling as a kid when you catch fireflies in a jar, or bugs in a box, and you wish you could carry those […]

Pandora

18Sep11

We designed a light sculpture, called Pandora, inspired by the Italian Futurist and Cubist art movements. The Futurists were obsessed with speed, technology, machines, cities, and industrialization, and our light sculpture echoes these themes: rapidly changing flares and shadows, pieces broken up and reassembled, with a lot of geometric movement. My partner, Thitiphong Luangaroonlerd, and […]

Light Sculpture

13Sep11

Our first lecture in Video Sculpture focused on the importance of light as a medium in 20th and 21st century art. We briefly looked at some examples of Renaissance and Luminism art, and the visual effects of light and color, and we discussed the physics of light, and the physiological and psychological effects of color […]

For our Big Games class, my group is going to build an ARG (Alternate Reality Game) that presents an unfolding narrative told through fragmented video and hidden puzzles on the web. Our ARG encourages crowdsourcing techniques among players to inspire them to help a fictional character solve a serial murder case wrapped up in a […]

The media organizations of today are generating more digital video content than ever before. Increasingly, since the rise in established user-generated content and cloud-based computing models, the digital content business has been focused on producing video-based content alongside text-based content. This trend is rapidly becoming standard operating procedure for many media organizations and will continue […]

The Aperture

21Nov10

The Aperture is a short film produced by our student group from ITP (Avery Max, Jennifer Ho, Ginny Hung, Alvin Chang, and myself), and starring Alex Dodge and Jennifer Donohue. The Aperture tells the story of a man who lives inside a photo booth and operates the machine. He leads a secluded hum-drum life, never […]