KIKK Festival - stuff we love

This project explores the invisible terrain of WiFi networks in urban spaces by light painting signal strength in long-exposure photographs.

A four-metre long measuring rod with 80 points of light reveals cross-sections through WiFi networks using a photographic technique called light-painting.

More here:
nearfield.org/2011/02/wifi-light-painting
yourban.no/2011/02/22/immaterials-light-painting-wifi/
Behind the scenes: yourban.no/2011/03/07/making-immaterials-light-painting-wifi/
Projects inspired by this film: yourban.no/2012/06/06/projects-inspired-by-immaterials-light-painting-wifi/

Photos:
flickr.com/photos/timo/sets/72157626020532597/

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youtube.com/watch?v=cxdjfOkPu-E

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KIKK Festival - stuff we love

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KIKK is an international festival of digital and creative cultures that explores the economical and artistic implications of new technologies. At the cross-road between technology, visual arts, music, architecture, design and interactive media, KIKK probes…


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KIKK is an international festival of digital and creative cultures that explores the economical and artistic implications of new technologies. At the cross-road between technology, visual arts, music, architecture, design and interactive media, KIKK probes the subject in its full sense.

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