MÉCANOLOGIE

Herschel Space Telescope, interactive mapping.

 

How can we produce the coloured picture of a galaxy? This facility shows the stages of space observation with the Herschel telescope while projecting the creation of scientific pictures from raw data to aesthetic pictures.

 

Immersed into a dark place, the audience will face a wall of pictures from which a space observatory will go out to capture light from the Whirlpool Galaxy. It will be able to interact with the mapping by projecting explanations about the role of every telescope technical system. That’s the mecanological experience as the philosopher Gilbert Simondon means it.

 

Artists and scientists: Paco Abelleira (pacOrama studio), Zaki Jawhari (Urbandrone Design), Irwin Quemener (CloneProduction), Vincent Minier (CEA), Lucile Colombain (Stereolux).


Related Projects

  • INTERACTIVE 3D VISUALIZATION

    Interactive 3D application for FullHD touch screen created with #vvvv. This application is used to discover local company from Loire Atlantique in France as well…

  • SPECTRAL KINECT

    Spectral Kinect is the result of heavy cooking with pixel shaders and particle system.   The recipe Start by adding the vux’s Kinect Skeleton plugin….

  • LUMIÈRE SUR L’INDUSTRIE

    Application created to visualize companies informations on FullHD touch screen. About 41 companies from west of France provided datas (texts and photos) for the event…

  • MEKAVIZ

    MekaViz is an interactive touch application to visualize technical products in 3D.   Our inhouse solution renders a High Definition 3D world in real time….

  • CRAC BOOM CHATEAU

    Over three days, Museomix participants co-create and test new ways of approaching expositions. The 2013 editions takes place in six museums across three countries. –…

  • DEEP BLUE

    This is an interactive installation created during a one week residency at Stéréolux in Nantes.   All visuals are controlled in realtime with a LeapMotion…