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Submerged Turntables, Art Phonographs Underwater, and Life After Records

Submerged Turntable from Brian Lilla on Vimeo. Once upon a time, Romantics dreamt of ruined architecture, rubble and stones on hillsides and whatnot. Today, we imagine ruined technology as our artifacts of culture lost. We don’t need a burning library of Alexandria. We can wait until our machines go out of warranty and go kaput. That subconscious seems to flow in the literally-murky pool of “Submerged Turntables,” an art installation by Evan Holm. But the results are oddly beautiful, making the physical quality of the record enduring. And here’s the upbeat bit: in those dark waters, the record still plays. …

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A Museum's Faceless Cube, Transformed: Mapping in Austria

Speaking of projection mapping (again), Jonas sends a project he worked on that’s a spectacular example, one that seems to make a faceless box of a museum extrude fragments from its side and gain new depth. Description: An audiovisual staging of the Leopold Museum’s architecture during the 10th anniversary of the MuseumsQuartier in Vienna, Austria. Premiered on 30th of July in 2011. Art Direction: Daniel Rossa (rossarossa.de), Till Botterweck Technical Director: Till Botterweck 3D Operator: Peter Pflug Sound Design: Jonas Wiese Documentation Director: Thorsten Bauer Camera: Thorsten Bauer, Moritz Horn, Oktocam Vienna (audiovisuellemedien.at) Edit: Jonas Wiese Commissioned by: Soundframe Festival …

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A Museum’s Faceless Cube, Transformed: Mapping in Austria

Speaking of projection mapping (again), Jonas sends a project he worked on that’s a spectacular example, one that seems to make a faceless box of a museum extrude fragments from its side and gain new depth. Description: An audiovisual staging of the Leopold Museum’s architecture during the 10th anniversary of the MuseumsQuartier in Vienna, Austria. Premiered on 30th of July in 2011. Art Direction: Daniel Rossa (rossarossa.de), Till Botterweck Technical Director: Till Botterweck 3D Operator: Peter Pflug Sound Design: Jonas Wiese Documentation Director: Thorsten Bauer Camera: Thorsten Bauer, Moritz Horn, Oktocam Vienna (audiovisuellemedien.at) Edit: Jonas Wiese Commissioned by: Soundframe Festival …

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