EEG space-transmission at TecArt Rotterdam

EEG space-transmission at TecArt Rotterdam

COGITO in Space, at TecArt 2018. February 10th, at location Worm We had a great time at TecArt, where Daniela de Paulis, Guillaume Dumas and I presented COGITO in Space, conceived by artist Daniela de Paulis, in an interactive installation. Participants could sign up...
Techno-shamanism at Le Second Square

Techno-shamanism at Le Second Square

Le Second Square makers fair February 17-18 at Carreau du Temple, Paris We had a great time at Le Second Square, a makers-art fair full of interactive installations, presentations and shows. It was a fund and busy event, also helped by suddenly beautiful weather in...
A busy spring ahead!

A busy spring ahead!

The EEGsynth is going into a busy phase of development and performance thanks to the hard work by the team since 2013 and a grant by Kulturbryggan. Here are a few of the things that will happen in the spring: From Feb 7-11 we will present the EEGsynth as part of...
E=M6

E=M6

(added: You can see the episode of February 18th online on the M6 website) Today we shot the EEGsynth in action for the science journal E=M6, a science-education show for children on Metropole Television. The program is a French cultural treasure, running for 25 years...
Nothing to see here

Nothing to see here

[From the Facebook event of Köttinspektionen in Gothenburg, Sweden]: At the finissage for the exhibition “Inget att se här!” [Nothing to see here!], Jean-Louis Huhta will present magnetoencephalography recordings that were made using 306 sensors that...
If Seeing is Believing

If Seeing is Believing

We were happy and proud to perform at the opening of the visual art exhibit If Seeing is Believing, at Fullersta Gård (Huddinge, Sweden), curated by our long-time collaborator Susanne Ewerlöf. For us, this was a chance to exchange with the (visual) arts, and explore...
EEGsynth at COGBOT festival

EEGsynth at COGBOT festival

If you are in Enschede, The Netherlands, this weekend, you can find the EEGsynth at the COGBOT festival for art, music and creative technology (7-10 September). At COGBOT can participate on the COGITO project, watch the amazing movie by Sandro Bocci while your EEG is...
First EEG sent into space with COGITO

First EEG sent into space with COGITO

We did it! See below the first EEG real-time coded into audio and sent into space with the Dwinglo radiotelescope at ASTRON, The Netherlands. Many inspired experts worked hard on getting us this far. Next step is to prepare the public performances, hopefully starting...
Probing the Mind of Berzelius

Probing the Mind of Berzelius

A performance at the Se2017 conference, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, August 13, 2017 Download Flyer Probing the Mind of Berzelius is an interdisciplinary artistic performance that will take you on a sonic dive into the discovery of selenium 200 years ago. The...
More IRCAM & CREAM

More IRCAM & CREAM

My presentation of the EEGsynth at IRCAM, was put online by their professional audiovisual staff (you can take a look at my slides separately here). I got the sense that people were definitely interested in basic cognitive neuroscience,  and that therefor my efforts...
EEGsynth at IRCAM

EEGsynth at IRCAM

It’s a very exciting day today! I feel proud to be able to present our work on the EEGsynth at IRCAM, and to meet the team at CREAM, the lab of Jean-Julien Aucouturier located in its basement. I am looking much forward to find out more about their vision and how...

“Don’t abandon science, ye who enter art”   It is 35 degrees outside, and probably even more in my little south-facing studio. So it is with a overheated brain that I am reading a recent communication by Bart Lutters and Peter J. Koehler in...
USA tour kicks off!

USA tour kicks off!

We have just arrived in Los Angeles, USA, kicking off our USA tour where we will work and perform together, connect with other artists and academics, give talks, host a session at a conference and reconnect with old friends. First of all, we couldn’t have been...
Making sense of AVmixer and TouchOSC

Making sense of AVmixer and TouchOSC

I have been looking into TouchOSC as an example application that can send and receive Open Sound Control (OSC) messages. I have installed it on my iPhone 5 and on my iPad 2. Using the inputosc/outputosc modules I can read/write OSC messages with EEGsynth. The only...
New functionality demonstrated

New functionality demonstrated

A lot of development on the EEGsynth software has happened since the BrainHackathon in Paris. The following modules are now implemented (in alphabetical order): accelerometer brain buffer eyeblink heartrate inputosc keyboard launchcontrol muscle openbci2ft...
EEGsynth studio performance

EEGsynth studio performance

On the evening of October 15, 1+1=3 performed together with Carima Neusser for a small invited audience at Jean-Louis’ studio. Those who have followed the blog will know that for some time we have been developing the possibilities of the EEGsynth to use muscle...