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As a 2012 TED Fellow and teacher at NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program, interactive video artist Gabriel Barcia-Colombo is deeply involved in the cultural and artistic exploration of communications technologies. Working primarily with...
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Data Scarves
In an homage to the online retailer Etsy, Natalie Rachel has produced a pair of handmade scarves that use the company's data as inspiration for the patterns. As the basis for her Data Scarves, Rachel collected figures related new members, items...
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Tristan Perich
Equal parts programmer and musician, Tristan Perich graduated from Columbia University in 2004 and went on to earn a masters at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts' Interactive Telecommunications program in 2007. While the interdisciplinary nature of...
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ITP Winter Show 2010
The maze of clever interactive projects at ITP this year made for too much to fit into one piece. Check out part one or read on for part two below, with concepts spanning a new form of story telling to an emotive flower. Photo Plus is an interactive...
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Soft Sensors
Lara Grant just graduated from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU where she literally crafted out her own niche in "wearable technology." "It's not a real major, just my interest," the 28-year-old Brooklyn resident explains...
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Analog and Digital Collide in a Burst of Text and LEDs at the ITP Spring 2009 Show
Twice each year students from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) exhibit their final projects. Ranging between artistic and commercial, conceptual and pragmatic, the work is always inspirational. With every show there seems...
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Highlights from the Spring 2008 ITP Show
Our pilgrimage to the ITP show yesterday yielded more than a few great finds. From musical interpretations of an individual "color profile" and automated paintbrush robots to oversize models of a scrotum and a digital version of Exquisite Corpse, the...
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ITP Spring Show 2008
Spring in NYC means trees in full bloom, lightened moods and NYU's semi-annual mega-exhibit of art and technology, the ITP show taking place this year 12-13 May 2008. While every season promises an outpouring of creativity, this time around I...
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ITP Spring Show 2007
NYU's ITP (Interactive Telecommunication Program) students are once again harnessing interactive technologies to bring you futuristic projects that are both artistic and practical. This Spring Show, like all the ITP shows in the past, continues...
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Cool Hunting Video Presents: ITP Spring Show 2006
Last week’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) 2006 Spring Show was the overwhelming hive of creativity we’ve come to expect from the school. A chance for the student artists of ITP to introduce their ideas and projects to the...
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ITP Spring Show 2006
Each ITP (Interactive Telecommunications Program) expo seems bigger, crazier, and more well-produced than the next. Last week's show was no exception with projects like the De-Painter, a machine that uses viewers' movements to generate paintings...
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ITP Winter Show Videos
We dropped 3 new CH Videos this week, all from the ITP Winter show. They feature interactive video projects, a wooden synthesizer, a tangible clock, a wheelchair DJ system and more! Subscribe to CH Video here and watch them in iTunes or on your...
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Nokia N92
In 1999 I wrote a graduate thesis (NYU, ITP) on form defining function in mobile devices. My collaborator Kent Hollrah and I even went so far as to mock-up a prototype we called The Stack. It was made of multiple display panels that were hinged...
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ITP Spring Show Review
In case you only read the feed or just didn't notice the image on the top-right area of the screen, we have a feature review of the ITP Spring Show which took place yesterday and today. Brian Maniere, our developer-now-contributor, attended the...
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ITP Spring Show
We've already mentioned that it's thesis week over at ITP. Next week is the Spring Show which will include a large sampling of creative-yet-techie projects not to be missed. If you're in NYC, check out the show on Tuesday and Wednesday...
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ITP Winter Show
Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) Winter Show. Over 50 different projects will be shown representing work from classes like: Social Software for Group Work, Wireless Public Spaces, Spatial Design, Game Design and Networked Objects. With...
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ConQwest
ConQwest is a Big Urban Game of the same ilk as PacManhattan. Basically a treasure hunt, high schoolers find Semacodes (an evolved form of the bar code), photograph them with their camera phones, and send them in to HQ for points. The winning school...
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James Clar
ITP alum, James Clar is an artist who works with LEDs to create visually delicious information displays. His 3D display cube (left) is made from 1000 individually programmable LEDs that can be animated to chow spatial movement. The Square Eclipse...
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Codeck
Codeck is a platform for anonymously sharing and discussing video based content. On the tech side, it's a Linux box squeezed in a late 70s, Sears issue Betamax-- like a retro Tivo. The unit is hooked up to a TV for playback and has an integrated...
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PacManhattan
Another fun ITP project! Pacmanhattan is a live-human Pac Man game played around Washington Square park. Ah the joys of Academia in the Spring... 11 May Update A few hysterical videos from the games and some press coverage, available here.