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Michael Zick Doherty
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    Design Media Arts at UCLA
    In the 1970s space colonies were considered to be a viable alternative to a life restricted to planet Earth. The design of cylindrical space...
    Now playing SpaceCollective
    Where forward thinking terrestrials share ideas and information about the state of the species, their planet and the universe, living the lives of science fiction. Introduction
    Featuring Powers of Ten by Charles and Ray Eames, based on an idea by Kees Boeke.
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    Concept Revisited
    Project: Design Media Arts at UCLA
    Nature is a place where one can release their inner energy
    It is an escape from the confines and rules of society

    There are two natures:
    1. Internal
    -The internal is always there
    -Tension is constantly being built up in this nature
    -Society makes it difficult externalize
    -In nature we are able to release

    2. External
    -This nature is calming
    -It is an open canvas for our energy
    -External nature is masked by society
    -All man made things are product of society —> these things hide nature

    For my piece, I aim to externalize this internal nature
    ===> creates a new level of external nature that is a mask on society

    Each persons experience would be unique to themselves
    The experience:
    Audio: arhythmical; ambient; distinct
    Visuals: projection of abstract and organic forms; growth and progression
    -example flight404

    Biometric measurements such as




    This data will be interpreted using natural algorithms such as :
    Walframs cellular automata

    Conway's Game of Life

    Perlin Noise

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    meganmay     Tue, Apr 17, 2007  Permanent link