examines the heartbeat as a signifier of life and emotion. Stark
graphics are combined with rich audio to invert the normal perceptual
experience. A visitor is led into a light tight immersive room and
presented with an audio/visual wall of ten “disembodied” heartbeats.
As the visitor approaches the wall, the heartbeats speed up fearfully.
Approaching further leads to a surprise.
very dark installation with lights, sounds, and surprises. Pictures
with fran trainor
written in C using distributed phase-lock looping. Hardware includes
laptop connected to tcp-based rabbit2000, sonar sensor, and red leds.