Byeong Sam Jeon: Telematic Drum Circle




 
  • ©, Byeong Sam Jeon, Telematic Drum Circle

Artist(s):


Title:


Telematic Drum Circle

Exhibition:


SIGGRAPH Asia 2008: Synthesis

Category:


Electronic/Robotic Object, Interactive & Monitor-Based, and Sound Art

Artist Statement:


Telematic Drum Circle is an interdisciplinary art project combining telecommunications, robotics, human-computer interaction, and improvisational music. The project allows online users around the world to create a live collective sound improvisation by controlling 16 robotic percussion instruments via the internet. By tapping the computer keyboard while viewing the web site, online users can remotely play the robotic instruments together while watching a live streaming webcast of their ensemble.