IO (prototype)

Tallinn (prototype)


experiment / prototype / rehearsal

dimensions: variable

diverse materials

This prototype implementation of IO is a large network of metal rods interconnected by strong rare earth magnets. The installation is improvised on site, emerging as an erratic extension of both the space and the electricity from a single 220VAC receptacle. Found metal elements in the gallery such as water pipes, light fixtures, nails hidden under layers of paint, and window frames, are used as anchor points for the structure. Copper wire coils drawing raw electricity from a wall outlet harness the 50 cycle alternating current in order to subtly oscillate the assembly. The resulting vibrations are magnified with found acoustic resonators such as boxes, windows panes, plastic bottles and other containers.


spiderlogic (ii)

in-situ improvised kinetic and sound installation

Spiderlogic. Ad-hoc architecture, intuitive physics, informal engineering.

spiderlogic (i)

in-situ improvised kinetic / sound installation

Floating ladders, chairs, tables; aperiodic perturbations; mechanically modulated shadow; arhythmic/rhythmic tension.

Irrational Orchestration
demonstrations: experiments with vibrating bars + resonators

experiment / prototype / rehearsal

Testing material and acoustic qualities of various objects.

Irrational Orchestration
studio rehearsals, research images, materials tests

experiment / prototype / rehearsal

Documentation of studio rehearsals, research images, materials tests for Irrational Orchestration.

Irrational Orchestration
demonstration: electromagnetic oscillator

experiment / prototype / rehearsal

Prototype for axon/vibrational strutcural element.

NKD research
Photon Theatre

residency research, prototypes, maquettes

Light as substance.

Column Coil
Headlands research: Oroboros of alternating current

residency research, prototypes, maquettes, experiments in electromagneticks and architecture

Objects dance erratically in an intense, fluctuating electromagnetic field of a coiled extension cord, the head and tail of which are plugged into a custom three-headed oroboros cable. Research from a summer residency at the Headlands Centre in California.

Barracks Bricollage
Headlands research: sound / building studies for new work

residency research, prototypes, maquettes

Documentation of studies and experiments in sound/acoustics and architecture/building using materials found mostly on site as an artist in residence at the Headlands Center, California, summer 2014.


collaborative open-source hardware research project

The neuromime is an electronic model of an organic nerve cell that can be interconnected in chains and loops.