Category Archives: Musical Instument

Center Flee Two (2013)

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  Center Flee are accelerometer based, networked LED devices, spun like fire poi, they make music and light effects. They respond to subtle changes in velocity, making a delicate conversation between performer and technology. The Arduino powered smart poi use … Continue reading

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Plasma (2003)

Plasma, shown at the ITP Winter Show in 2003

A computer interface that transforms the user’s heartbeat into music. Using a modified pulse oximeter, like ones used in hospitals, the device reads the blood oxygen count and uses MIDI and MAX/MSP to make music.

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Center Flee (2003)

Center Flee, Computer Controller for Max/MSP

To create a digital simulation of the art of fire spinning, the device uses two accelerometers hung from the end of chains to control both sound and video on a computer using either MAX/MSP or Flash.

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