Hyperchoreography 3/22/05 Description:
dances for the web (Flash)
Unlike typical dance performance, which has a predefined sequence and only one ending, hyperchoreography is non-linear, "existing in an interactive, networked medium." Instead of finished work being presented on the site, the user is provided with elements, or snippets of dance, and "the shape of the work is decided by the user at the moment of interaction." There's currently 2 works, one of which even allows the user to record and playback their own "journey through the work." It raises an interesting question. "When you see it again does it seem the same?" See for yourself...
Designologue 3/17/05 Description:
conversations between designers in the medium they understand best - design
"No winners. No losers. Just good conversation." As in battles and contests, the designers modify or build on each others' images, but a DSNLG isn't a competition at all – it's a conversation, primarily visual (and most tasty) and supplemented by discussion. From the site's large archive of designologues to its Lounge and community members' Profiles, the content, site design, and backend are simply excellent...
Dan Holdsworth 3/12/05 Description:
gallery of photographic projects (Flash)
One of Dan's photographic series, at the edge of space, includes an amazing rocket launch shot and six other untitled images, all taken in 1999. I also like the 3 motorway vistas. But it's the 11 shots in the no echo series that simply blew me away...;~))
Thunder Chunky 3/9/05 Description:
design, music and film magazine featuring interviews and reviews from around the globe
From Liverpool, today's pick is an online magazine full of interesting music reviews, insightful interviews and other goodies revolving around design, music and film . Launched just last May and looking good...;~))
LivingRooms 3/1/05 Description:
a virtual home (Flash)
A piece of interactive net.art made in the days of Flash 5 – odd (in a good way). Once you get the navigation, you're on your way to enjoying the various LivingRooms from the mind of Jody Bielun. Have fun...;~))