Theoretical approach: transformation noise
We use the simultaneity and speed of analogue electronic circuits.
Our interest is more within the field of synthesizers (modulated),
rather than the paradigm of sequencers (serial, clocked and triggered,
as used in digital environments).
By transforming information into different media formats we receive
snippets of transformation noise, bruit parasitaire,
that itself reflects our shifted use of media technology. The transformation
noise is media specific by revealing the media structure itself.
terms of acoustic-visual performances mikomikona explores the dynamical
transformability of technical image into sound and vice versa. By
these means synaesthetic bypasses are encompassed and media content
is newly coded. Computer experience makes transparent the exchangeability
of code: the use of binary coding to represent image, text and sound.
The binary code seems to be the omnipotent currency in which nearly
all content may be saved and reproduced.
Our work is about proving that as early as on the level of analogue
modulation the operability of content is given. The release of signs
from their semantic assignment does not implicitly require digitalisation.
Analogue media present another access to information. This implies
new ways of Bildhandlung, of ways to interact with media
machinery besides toggling switches and buttons.
Reprogramming the media machinery
Within the scope of our investigations we also offer workshops
that give insights into the technical and theoretical background
of intermedia development. The workshop is always a mixture of lectures
and open laboratory.
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