www.thewildernessdowntown.com/ This is an amazing project of perfect execution, understanding the possibilities of interactive narratives. Is simple but effective and that makes it very appealing. Access using google chrome and type in a city you are familiar with. I tried the ones I know in Colombia but no luck yet. What it does is that… Read more »
Hypnotic film with cycles.
These guys at Visualmotive coded in python a script that reads Steve Reich’s “Pulses”, intro piece for the wonderful “Music for 18 Musicians”. The script creates an image that shows a map of what happens in the music.
Minimalist symphony on film!
Exploring minimalism. My starting point is a simple animation of a line in 11 frames, then I am taking this into after effects and I will construct all the images with this simple cycle. Variations in size, position and rotation, allow me infinite possibilities to draw and consequently animate anything just by using 11 drawings…. Read more »
In Spanish “retrato” means portrait and re-trato means to try again or re-try. This wonderful piece from Colombian artist Oscar Muñoz shows a powerful way of using drawing conceptually to poetically visualize the idea. We see this portrait disappear (or never appear) before he is able to completely finish it drawing with the water. The… Read more »
This is very inspiring. You can also see the making of:
Drawing and animation with the minimum lines possible. It has a powerful and mesmerising result. – The soundtrack is by Brian Eno –