The Creators Project

The Creators Project is a global celebration of creativity, arts and technology. Launched in 2009, the platform features the works of visionary artists across multiple disciplines who are using technology to push the boundaries of creative expression.

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    In this exclusive video, Creator’s Project talks with the writer/director of ‘Ex Machina,’ Alex Garland (The Beach, 28 Days) and the stars, Oscar Isaac and Alicia Vikander about the inspirations for the film, the relation between AI and consciousness, and how AI has permeated the cultural landscape.

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    Shapeways opens up 3D printing to the masses, allowing us to design and share our ideas as well as realize them as physical objects.

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    Matt Pyke turns graphics into fantastical, organically moving animations that you feel like you can reach out and touch through the screen.

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    Random International’s Rain Room exhibition at MoMA as part of MoMA PS1’s EXPO 1: New York allows visitors to navigate through rain without ever getting wet. Each individual’s movement within the installation affects rain patterns, carving a cocoon of dryness and allowing visitors to stay dry amidst downpour.

     

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    Stunning time-lapse photography of crystal growth and chemical reactions form the visual experience for Jon Hopkins’ new album Immunity.

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    Director Chris Milk is a pioneer of interactive experiences, whether they live on the web like The Wilderness Downtown and Rome: 3 Dreams of Black, or in real life like Arcade Fire’s Coachella 2011 performance Summer Into Dust. Milks’ latest project The Treachery of Sanctuary debuted at The Creators Project: San Francisco 2012 and will be traveling the world to all our 2012 events.

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    Learn how to create motion in still photographs, a technique made popular in the film The Kid Stays In The Picture. In the tutorial above, Joe Fellows shows us how he’s able to bring photos to life using the parallax effect with Photoshop and After Effects.

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    An unprecedented look at the ten year history of The Postal Service, from the initial collaborations that created 2003’s sleeper classic Give Up, through to their recent sold out show at New York’s Barclays Arena. The Creators Project provides an intimate look at the band and its process: from the dressing room to the digital (re)construction of the music to the moment the band takes the stage.

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    The Bay Lights project on the San Francisco Bay Bridge is the world’s largest LED sculpture thanks to artist Leo Villareal and his custom algorithms that ensure the patterns won’t repeat for two years.

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    Box explores the synthesis of real and digital space through projection-mapping on moving surfaces. The short film documents a live performance, captured entirely in camera.