Category Archives: HUMlab-SL

CONSTRUCT Variations

Tweet I am currently researching and writing a paper on remix and the ‘two cultures’, looking at projects we have run in HUMlab over the past couple of years and arguing for their scientific value through technology, but as firmly … Continue reading

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Art Fellow Project

Tweet Sachiko Hayashi recently completed an Art Fellowship in HUMlab. The project involved “gestural interface, via which three components (avatar, sound, visual) are brought together in real-time in a mixed-reality performance. The gestural interface via Kinect and Processing programming enable … Continue reading

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Kristine Schomaker’s “My Life as an Avatar: The Gracie Kendal Project” and “1000+Avatars”

Tweet Kristine Schomaker’s “The Gracie Kendal Project” & “1000+Avatars” via Skype Video 4pm 30 January 2012, at RL HUMlab, Umeå University, Sweden In “The Gracie Kendal Project” Kristine Schomaker investigates our obsession with the notion of the physical ideal through … Continue reading

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Fau Ferdinand aka Yael Gilks at HUMlab

Tweet   HUMlab and the Yoshikaze Second Life “Up-In-The-Air” Residency presents Fau Ferdinand aka Yael Gilks 23 – 27 January 2012 @ HUMlab, Umeå University, Sweden Opening Hours: 8am – 4 pm Weekdays Opening: 23 January Between 2pm – 4pm … Continue reading

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New Artist in Residence on the HUMlab Island

Tweet Video by Fau Ferdinand From “Exhibit A” group exhibition live performance, “All N00bs Are Sailors”, at Notice Gallery, London (2006) The HUMlab Yoshikaze Up-in-the-Air artist residency welcomes Fau Ferdinand (aka Yael Gilks) as its next Artist in Residence from … Continue reading

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