[ISEA2014] Artists Statement: Ben Bogart & Philippe Pasquier – DREAMING MACHINE #3

Artists Statement

Dreaming Machine #3 is a site-specific generative artwork whose artificial intelligence processes transform material from a live camera to construct images in perceptual, mind-wandering and dreaming modes.

  • Ben Bogart (Canada) is an interdisciplinary artist working with generative computational processes (including physical modelling, chaotic equations, feedback systems, evolutionary algorithms, computer vision and machine learning) and has been inspired by knowledge in the natural sciences (quantum physics and cognitive neuroscience) in the service of an epistemological inquiry. ekran.org/ben/wp
  • Philippe Pasquier (France/Canada) an associate professor in the School of Interactive Arts and Technology of Simon Fraser University’s Faculty of Communication, Arts and Technology, Vancouver, Canada, since January 2008.   philippepasquier.com