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Jen Stein (jen)




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  • jen wrote a new blog post: Mobile and Environmental Media Lab   5 years, 8 months ago · View

    The Mobile and Environmental Media Lab (MEML) is currently exploring location-specific mobile storytelling. This research investigates the idea of ambient storytelling and how the built environment can act as a storytelling entity that engages and interacts with people in specific spaces. Development of personalized responsive environments arise as people spend time in these spaces and build [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: Visions and Voices Event | Monday, 2.2.09   7 years, 4 months ago · View

    Thumbnail Art and Architecture in the Public Sphere of Cities Explore the complex interrelationship between art and architecture in the public sphere of cities, and unorthodox ways of engaging the public. Joshua Decter, director of the Master of Public Art Studies Program at USC, will moderate a panel featuring Anne Pasternak, president and artistic director of [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: CTIN 544 Library Assignment   7 years, 4 months ago · View

    Here is a link to my Processing Library project, using the ESS library to analyze and visualize music:

    http://jenstein.net/coursework/processing/levanpolkka/applet/

  • jen wrote a new blog post: Mobile research: sensors, place and context awareness   7 years, 6 months ago · View

    This post from the Nokia Conversations blog is particularly relevant to my mobile research this semester, as well as to something I think Scott Fisher was getting at earlier this semester when he mentioned the importance of context to immersion and presence. One big shift at Nokia is going beyond maps and thinking more about places (locations full [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: A Selction from ACM Multimedia 2008 Interactive Arts Program   7 years, 6 months ago · View

    ThumbnailI came across the ACM Interactive Arts Program exhibition page while searching for a Wearable I saw in the Siggraph Art Gallery this year (pictured below). There are a number of nice interactive installations/projects, along the lines of what I would like to think about producing in the iMAP program. Wearable Forest: “bio-acoustically interacts with a remote [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: Technologies of Perception: digital photography and architecture   7 years, 6 months ago · View

    ThumbnailBLDGBLOG recently looked at the “architecture” of Belgian photographer Filip Dujardin. Dujardin has taken to modeling fantastical buildings, both physically with cardboard and virtually with SketchUp, and then uses a remix of his photos of actual buildings to create these impossible structures. Dujardin then places these structures within completely believable landscapes, creating the perception of the [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: Synesthesia and Digital Media   7 years, 6 months ago · View

    Artist and researcher Mitchel Whitelaw has recently published this interesting article, Synesthesia and Cross-Modality in Contemporary Audiovisuals. Whitelaw explores the connection between the perceptual and neurological phenomenon of synesthesia in relation to recent audio-visual-algorithmic art. This thorough article gives a nice overview of some sound/music visualization projects (one embedded below), while examining the limits of making [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: World Atlas: final final version   8 years, 6 months ago · View

    very minor changes to my atlas, like a cover page with my name on it! but final version nonetheless!

    CTIN 532 World Atlas Download file

  • jen wrote a new blog post: final world atlas… maybe   8 years, 6 months ago · View

    this is my final world atlas. all 54 pages of it! i think it is done, but i have been making small changes and clarifications here and there. i’ll have the final final up by tomorrow before my presentation. in the spirit of this project, it’s best not to print this whole thing out! Download file [...]

  • jen wrote a new blog post: World notes and mock-ups   8 years, 7 months ago · View

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    Working Notes: Download file

  • jen wrote a new blog post: Week 6: Planet development   8 years, 8 months ago · View

    Schedule: 10/4: Visual Design: overall look and feel; layout of site contents 10/11: Ecosystem Design: how are the effects of various forms of data represented; explanation of data used 10/18: Economy: reward/punishment system; value of activities on planet -AND- Midterm Progress Presentations 10/25: Economy (con’t): visualization of good deeds; points system 11/1: Visual Design refinement: based on further development of ecosystem and economy 11/8: [...]

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