More polished documentation coming soon....
This is just a brief clip from the evening of the performance at the LIVE ARCHIVE show @ the Crucible Building, featuring works from CMU and SAIC 1st and 2nd year MFA candidates.
The GymCam is a combination electronic-kinetic tripod and home gym. Doubling as a workout game and a device for capturing the levitating amateur athlete, the GymCam creates a repetitive circuit of motion that appears to use the leverage of a human body to make images. Using a variety of materials, including cameras, a motor, custom software, a monitor, and a human body, this system of hard- and soft- ware reinterprets recent trends in sports-photography, complicating a relationship between athletic innovation and technological progress.