Poe’s Tree

This artwork is inspired by the short story "The Gold-Bug" by Edgar Alan Poe. The story follows William Legrand, his servant Jupiter and an unnamed narrator on their quest to uncover a buried treasure. Poe took advantage of the popularity of cryptography as he was writing the "The Gold-Bug" and his story revolves around the team trying to solve a cipher. The characters in the story follow a simple substitution cipher to decode a message that eventually leads them to the treasure. With this project, the aim was to re-encode the decrypted text into a digital form and turn it…
This artwork is inspired by the short story "The Gold-Bug" by Edgar Alan Poe. The story follows William Legrand, his servant Jupiter and an unnamed narrator on their quest to uncover a buried treasure. Poe took advantage of the popularity of cryptography as he was writing the "The Gold-Bug" and his story revolves around the team trying to solve a cipher. The characters in the story follow a simple substitution cipher to decode a message that eventually leads them to the treasure. With this project, the aim was to re-encode the decrypted text into a digital form and turn it into a 3D tree.

Hyperstition Bot (Or, An Evolutionary Machine Appropriating Human Culture)

Hyperstition Bot (Or, An Evolutionary Machine Appropriating Human Culture)
Hyperstition Bot (Or, An Evolutionary Machine Appropriating Human Culture)

Sentience

A reductionist speculative ‘infra-instrument', made from die-cast aluminium, yellow paint, bespoke electronic circuity, key switch, and a 1/4" balanced audio jack.
A reductionist speculative ‘infra-instrument', made from die-cast aluminium, yellow paint, bespoke electronic circuity, key switch, and a 1/4" balanced audio jack.

The Eternal Labyrinth

This artwork is inspired by “The Garden of Forking Paths”, a short story in the book “Ficciones”, written by Jorge Luis Borges. The story follows Dr. Yu Tsun, a German spy in England who tries to escape from Captain Madden. On his way to passing the secret information he possesses,…
This artwork is inspired by “The Garden of Forking Paths”, a short story in the book “Ficciones”, written by Jorge Luis Borges. The story follows Dr. Yu Tsun, a German spy in England who tries to escape from Captain Madden. On his way to passing the secret information he possesses, he finds himself talking with […]

Sāk vitt ok vītt of verǫld hverja

A hybrid performance, and a film, pivoting on a multi-level exploration of…
A hybrid performance, and a film, pivoting on a multi-level exploration of the North Nordic landscape and the artist’s own personal (un)makings of, and creative responses to, it, in terms of photography, video/audio recordings of various acoustic, electromagnetic, geophysical, and anthropological phenomena, text, stones, seafood, and scientific sonification/visualization of data concerning energy consumption, weather change, […]

Cyprus as AI Saw it in 1879: Perpetuating Colonialism

Cyprus as AI saw it is concerned with Text-to-Image synthesis as the…
Cyprus as AI saw it is concerned with Text-to-Image synthesis as the means to critically comment on affairs of bias in historical and digital colonialism. It draws upon previous experimentation with image-to-text models using as input text descriptions of the Eastern Mediterranean region. The resulting imagery, however, bears little, if any, resemblance to the landscape […]