Succession

Digital fossils from the history of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. An experiment in generative heritage | launch

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Succession

Digital fossils from the history of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. An experiment in generative heritage | launch

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Discover the Queenslander

A generous interface to 1,000 covers and pages from The Queenslander, 1890-1939. Developed with Geoff Hinchliffe | launch

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Discover the Queenslander

A generous interface to 1,000 covers and pages from The Queenslander, 1890-1939. Developed with Geoff Hinchliffe | launch

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Nolan Explorer

An exploratory interface for the Canberra Museum and Gallery’s Nolan Collection | launch

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Nolan Explorer

An exploratory interface for the Canberra Museum and Gallery’s Nolan Collection | launch

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The Institutional Harvest

Visualising the history of women’s services and agencies in Australia, 1970-2011 | launch

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The Institutional Harvest

Visualising the history of women’s services and agencies in Australia, 1970-2011 | launch

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Sheer Hardware: Material Computing in the Work of Martin Howse and Ralf Baecker

In Scan 10(2) (2013), “The In/Visibilities of Code” | html

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Sheer Hardware: Material Computing in the Work of Martin Howse and Ralf Baecker

In Scan 10(2) (2013), “The In/Visibilities of Code” | html

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Towards Generous Interfaces for Archival Collections

This paper makes the case for the limitations of search, and proposes instead the concept of “generous interfaces” for digital collections | pdf

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Towards Generous Interfaces for Archival Collections

This paper makes the case for the limitations of search, and proposes instead the concept of “generous interfaces” for digital collections | pdf

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Figuring Data

A catalog essay commissioned for Datascape, an exhibition at QUT’s Cube Gallery, April 2013. | html

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Figuring Data

A catalog essay commissioned for Datascape, an exhibition at QUT’s Cube Gallery, April 2013. | html

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Explore Australian Prints + Printmaking

Three experimental, “generous” interfaces for the National Gallery of Australia’s Australian Prints + Printmaking site | launch

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Explore Australian Prints + Printmaking

Three experimental, “generous” interfaces for the National Gallery of Australia’s Australian Prints + Printmaking site | launch

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Ten Questions Concerning Generative Computer Art

with Jon McCormack, Ollie Bown, Alan Dorin and Jonathan McCabe; in Leonardo 47(2) (2014) | pdf

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Ten Questions Concerning Generative Computer Art

with Jon McCormack, Ollie Bown, Alan Dorin and Jonathan McCabe; in Leonardo 47(2) (2014) | pdf

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TroveMosaic

An experimental “generous” interface for the Trove picture search | launch

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TroveMosaic

An experimental “generous” interface for the Trove picture search | launch

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Transmateriality: Presence Aesthetics and the Media Arts

in Throughout, ed Ulrik Ekman, MIT Press 2012 | pdf

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Transmateriality: Presence Aesthetics and the Media Arts

in Throughout, ed Ulrik Ekman, MIT Press 2012 | pdf

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A Framework for Understanding Generative Art

with Alan Dorin, Jonathan McCabe, Jon McCormack and Gordon Monro; in Digital Creativity, 23 (2012).

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A Framework for Understanding Generative Art

with Alan Dorin, Jonathan McCabe, Jon McCormack and Gordon Monro; in Digital Creativity, 23 (2012).

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Manly Images

An experimental web interface to the Manly Local Studies Image collection | launch

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Manly Images

An experimental web interface to the Manly Local Studies Image collection | launch

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Playing with Complexity: An Approach to Exploratory Data Visualisation

with Ben Ennis Butler and Sam Hinton, presented at ACUADS 2011 | html

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Playing with Complexity: An Approach to Exploratory Data Visualisation

with Ben Ennis Butler and Sam Hinton, presented at ACUADS 2011 | html

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Local Colour and Networked Specificity

Investigating digital materiality using generative fabrication and cardboard vegetable boxes. A paper presented at ISEA 2011 | html

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Local Colour and Networked Specificity

Investigating digital materiality using generative fabrication and cardboard vegetable boxes. A paper presented at ISEA 2011 | html

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Memory of a Nation Multitouch Interactive

A multi-touch interactive for the National Archives, in collaboration with Lightwell.

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Memory of a Nation Multitouch Interactive

A multi-touch interactive for the National Archives, in collaboration with Lightwell.

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Local Colour

A generative fabrication project in recycled laser-cut cardboard.

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Local Colour

A generative fabrication project in recycled laser-cut cardboard.

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After the Screen: Array Aesthetics and Transmateriality

Presented at the Transdisciplinary Imaging Conference, Artspace, November 2010 | html

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After the Screen: Array Aesthetics and Transmateriality

Presented at the Transdisciplinary Imaging Conference, Artspace, November 2010 | html

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Networked Production: On Making with Bits and Atoms

A short essay on craft, making and digital fabrication for Craft Australia’s eNews 54 | html

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Networked Production: On Making with Bits and Atoms

A short essay on craft, making and digital fabrication for Craft Australia’s eNews 54 | html

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Space Filling And Self-Constraint

in Architectural Theory Review 15 (2010) | pdf

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Space Filling And Self-Constraint

in Architectural Theory Review 15 (2010) | pdf

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Commons Explorer

An experimental interactive browser for the Flickr Commons.

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Commons Explorer

An experimental interactive browser for the Flickr Commons.

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Measuring Cup

Representing long time-series of climate data in small, tangible forms.

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Measuring Cup

Representing long time-series of climate data in small, tangible forms.

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Visualising Archival Collections: The Visible Archive Project

in Archives and Manuscripts 37 | pdf

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Visualising Archival Collections: The Visible Archive Project

in Archives and Manuscripts 37 | pdf

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Right Here, Right Now: On HC Gilje’s Networks of Specificity

A catalogue essay on the work of HC Gilje, commissioned for his 2009 solo exhibition Blink at the Hordaland Art Centre | html

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Right Here, Right Now: On HC Gilje’s Networks of Specificity

A catalogue essay on the work of HC Gilje, commissioned for his 2009 solo exhibition Blink at the Hordaland Art Centre | html

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Limits to Growth (Exurbs)

Self-constraining growth forms robot-plotted onto paper islands.

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Limits to Growth (Exurbs)

Self-constraining growth forms robot-plotted onto paper islands.

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Weather Bracelet

A wearable dataform made from 365 days of Canberra weather

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Weather Bracelet

A wearable dataform made from 365 days of Canberra weather

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The Visible Archive

A research project on the visualisation of archival collections, supported by the National Archives of Australia.

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The Visible Archive

A research project on the visualisation of archival collections, supported by the National Archives of Australia.

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Strange Ontologies in Digital Culture

With Mark Guglielmetti and Troy Innocent, in ACM Computers in Entertainment 7 | pdf

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Strange Ontologies in Digital Culture

With Mark Guglielmetti and Troy Innocent, in ACM Computers in Entertainment 7 | pdf

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Watching the Street

Slit-scanning the streetscape, revealing patterns of change and stasis in human and environmental activity.

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Watching the Street

Slit-scanning the streetscape, revealing patterns of change and stasis in human and environmental activity.

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Limits to Growth

Generative experiments with self-limiting growth.

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Limits to Growth

Generative experiments with self-limiting growth.

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Playing Games with Reality: Only Fish Shall Visit and Interactive Documentary

Catalog essay for Brogan Bunt’s Halfeti: Only Fish Shall Visit (2002) | pdf

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Playing Games with Reality: Only Fish Shall Visit and Interactive Documentary

Catalog essay for Brogan Bunt’s Halfeti: Only Fish Shall Visit (2002) | pdf

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