Über das Buch
The live visual performances utilized various image making techniques including custom circuit-bent video equipment univac built, video feedback systems, analog video manipulation, and Apple's Quartz Composer visual programming environment.
Eigenschaften und Details
Consummate TechDweeb, visual artist and NovaTone “musician,” univac continuously re-purposes the detritus of trickle-down technology toys and off-the-shelf electronics in order to create circuit-bent audioVisual hybrids—causing the engineers of the original items to shudder in disbelief. univac also constructs audioVisualizations utilizing Apple's Quartz Composer, making short experimental films and live real-time audio-reactive visuals. He holds a degree in cinematography and sound-designed for film/video, games, software and the early web in the 90’s for such diverse clients as SIGGRAPH, AOL, Microsoft (Paul Allen), Silicon Graphics, NTT, Thomas Dolby, and science fiction writers Alan Dean Foster & Neal Stephenson. He has written articles on the art of circuit bending for low-brow, high-shelf art mag Hi-Fructose; sound engineered for cutup culture-jammers Negativland and is a co-conspirator of: Big City Orchestra, Daevid Allen, Wobbly, Thomas DiMuzio, ECC, & The Legendary Pink Dots.