(Sunday) BrowserSpace #6
Sunday, 24 April 2005
Waveform has some digital re/de/constructions of classic synths (windows only) including a remake of the legendary Granulab – a program that uses granular synthesis. Granular synthesis is the generation of thousands of short sonic grains which are combined linearly to form large-scale audio events.
“All sound is an integration of grains, of elementary sonic particles, of sonic quanta.” -Xenakis (1971).
Waveform also has beep-based theremin called beepbox.
Worldprocessor abstracts and visualises imagined and real global data to attempt to do justice to the term ‘political’ and ‘geo-political’ globe.
23-23.org has a wonderful 3 dimensional reactive-configurable
The Journal of Architecture and Computation publishes articles addressing all aspects of the impact of information and computation on architecture. Equally absorbing is the excellent Computing for Emergent Architecture blog, recently redesigned, looking smooth and always full of great content.