May 23, 2012

GIA Reflects Human Interaction

Not since the first time we saw the crystal ball image at the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disneyland have we seen an image that creeped us out fascinated us this much. Daniel Jay Bertner created this Gestural Interactive Automaton, a projection sphere with a webcam that captures and displays the user's face. It also has three servo-controlled articulating arms. The purpose of the G.I.A. sculpture is to demonstrate the interactions with humans and nons-.

Via Dan Bertner

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at May 23, 2012 11:46 AM
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