Slanted Walk Chris Jordan, 2012 The Front Room 147 roebling street williamsburg, brooklyn Front Room Gallery [media id=33] This interactive projection installation examines public space through the use of light and movement. The installation combines live camera of passerbys to create an inverted shadow. By highlighting the individual in the urban landscape, Slanted Walk attempts […]
Reykjavik Winter Lights Festival 2012 Hallgrimskirkja Church, Reykjavik, Iceland Feb. 9-12, 2012 Four day timelapse, shot from Cafe Loki[media id=32] Festival sponsor documentation of the installation Celebrating the darkest of days in Reykjavik with the Winter Lights Festival 2012, Chris Jordan brings Iceland’s most recognizable building, Hallgrimskirkja church, to life with light and movement as […]
Bradford Reed and Chris Jordan the Front Room gallery in Williamsburg FRIDAY THE 13th: SOUND/VIDEO/LIGHT/MOVEMENT PERFORMANCES, 7-10pm FREE 7pm: Tom Swirly 8pm: Bradford Reed and Chris Jordan 9pm: Rubaiyats Of The Cicadas (ROTC) with Shige Moriya and Ximena Garnica of LEIMAY Front Room Gallery 147 Roebling Street Brooklyn frontroom.org
Josh Goldberg and I created this interactive projection installation, Chrono Giants installation at the 2nd annual Bring to Light festival in NYC. October 2nd, near the waterfront in Greenpoint.
Columbia architecture student Jocelyn Oppenheim worked on the creation of an inflatable called, “BOB“. I’ll be projecting footage of hurricane Irene inside this for the BringtoLightnyc.org event.
I was a Technical Advisor for this illumination festival in Greenpoint. I also taught a workshop with youth poets on projection mapping, Urban Word and City Lore sponsored the poetry workshop.
Collaborating with three artists at Brooklyn Fireproof.
I was one of 40 artists in this group video looped on the New Museum during the Festival of Ideas.Timelapse of one loop of the compiled movie (includes poetry piece from Bowery Poetry Club)
[media id=27] Chrono-Beam is a time-based installation, engaging the realms of memory and space to remap participants’ images onto a public wall in the form of a queue. Participants are recorded and added to the queue of projected people, forming a video-line of people that moves over time. Chrono-Beam converts the sidewalk from a mere…
[media id=24] Live sets by: – Alex Carpenter (live visuals and sound) with James Ross (live sound) – Chris Jordan (live visuals) with Bradford Reed (live sound) Invited respondent/moderator: – Andrea Monti Suggested donation: $ 7 Diapason 882 Third Avenue, between 32nd and 33rd Streets, 10th floor BROOKLYN (Sunset Park) (718) 499-5070 directions: D, N […]
A group of friends and I created a box truck with real-live video games. One was stationary bike racing, the other was slot car racing with cameras on the cars (think dual head videogame car racing). People involved include Enki, Monica Haim, Ben Violence, Sean McIntyre, and Jason Eppink. Special thanks to Yoni Niv, Alex, […]
Projection mapping on the last warehouse standing from the 2006 10 alarm fire in Greenpoint. The installation, titled A-Spline, uses 24,000 lumens to bring the shell of a building to life with light and color. Part of the Bring to Light event, the first “Nuit Blanch” in NYC. 7pm – 12am, Greenpoint, Brooklyn A-Spline night […]
[media id=17 width=500 height=400] Temple of Infinite Light (TOIL) TOIL is an installation using very simple materials that create a dynamic environment of light beams. TOIL was created for The Forbidden City – Stranded III, in Brooklyn, organized by Winkel and Balktick. Special thanks to Eric Drasin, Yukiko, Sean McIntyre, and Reid Bingham for toiling […]
[media id=15] “Cue-10” is part of the one year anniversary party/benefit for DEVOTION gallery and 319 Scholes performance and gallery space: two wonderful galleries in Brooklyn NY. “Cue-10” uses found-objects and digital projection to create a sculpture that blurs the line of projection and object through geometry. The installation uses ceramic reflective micro beads that […]
Alien Acres Summer Camp, with 180 people attending this year. The photos and video below represent many many people’s creative work. I was focusing on outdoor projections, including fog and large screens. Jeanne, Sam, Zarah, Sima, Jeremy, and Lukas were also doing projections you see below. The big fire was Jen Upchurch’s FIGMENT temple from […]
Opto V, part of FIGMENT’s sculpture park, is an interactive optical environment on Governors Island. The installation will be accessible from early June through October 2010, Friday, Saturday, Sunday. The installation is made of vinyl and mesh material, mounted on a frame that creates optical interference from the sun. Numerous optical building blocks encourage participants […]
“Qu Yuan Goes West” (Chris Jordan, 2010) is an interactive light installation, allowing multiple participants to control light and movement using the iPhone’s interface. The installation utilizes computer, projector, mirrors, and motors. “Qu Yuan Goes West” examines the US/Chinese relationship; and how individual identity and capital (yuan) are transferred between nations. The title refers to […]
Back at the AMNH with Glowing Pictures. A geodesic mirror ball, and other moving mirror effects, were used through the night. [media id=10]
[media id=25] Synapsis is part of a small group show at the LEO KUELBS Collection gallery opening Friday. The show is titled POP: Crackle & Snap. Synapsis Chris Jordan, 2010 Projector, mirror, metal, concrete. Synapsis connects the physicality of neurons and the pharmaceutical drug industry through an interactive immersive light installation. POP: Crackle & Snap […]
3d VU installation, part of the Unsound festival. Audio reactive video installation in the back room of Public Assembly in Williamsburg. Friday and Saturday evening. More info at: http://beyondbooking.com/ http://unsound.pl/en
Working with the Rockwell Group, I designed a “Ghost Chandelier” effect for the 12 floors of the Ames Hotel in Boston. This optical illusion, called a “Pepper’s Ghost“, gives the impression that a chandelier is floating in the elevator lobby; as seen reflected in a mirror. This is achieved by ensconcing a physical chandelier inside […]
Lighting for the Gamelatron, rear silhouette camera/projection installation, and refracted mirror projections for the DANGER party’s Halloween party in Bushwick. Read more [media id=2]
Governor’s Island is going out with a bang this season, staying open until 11pm Thursday through Sunday; with FIGMENT contributing a full line up of artists, installations, and dj’s on Saturday from 11AM – 11PM. [media id=1] I’ve thrown myself into the fray with numerous installations, including a 3d stage (thanks Noise), with 3d glasses […]
Projections for The Fab Faux, at The Beacon. These guys recreate The Beatles sound with amazing detail and accuracy. I’ll be creating a visual accompaniment that draws from the visual history of the band, while bringing it to the modern day. Timelapse of the entire day (40 megs)
Sept. 10 until Nov. 8 (reception Sept. 17) The time art piece, "Six Days West" is in a group show titled, “Natural Histories” at a new gallery in Dumbo, Central Booking. Curated by Maddy Rosenberg, Central Booking is a new gallery focusing on book arts and mixed-media. Six Days West is a week condensed to […]
Presented at STRANDED! Organized by Winkel & Balktick. With Zemi-17 and the Gamelatron Timelapse of the installation (23 megs) (Photo courtesy Eric Brown) Background Through Millions of orbits of the cradle planet Earth around the Sun, life spontaneously emerged and evolved from a mixture of cosmic gases to amoeba and paramecium; from tad pole to […]
The Frog King and The Butterflies (organized by Zemi 17, Doc, Jason BK, and tons of others). [media id=13]
Minute of Parallax is an interactive installation utilizing the sun. Jamie Leo and I created this for the Governors’ Island season-long program, City of Dreams. June 12 – October 11 The island is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday. (Official Ferry Schedule website) The installation is best experienced on sunny days.Check the weather before heading out. Ferry […]
Everyone knows that the best things happen in small spaces. The DROID Experience gets down at The Stone in the East Village.
I’ll be performing as part of this two day event in Montreal on the Part I program. Eastern Bloc presents SIGHT and SOUND: an immersive video experience, over 2 nights (May 29 + 30), incorporating the work of 20 artists from Canada and the United States. Combining various forms of digital arts, these artists will collaborate […]
JOAN is coming to town from upstate NY to share the stage with Bob Prince (Guitapick) and Airport Seven (bud) in Brooklyn. The evening is dedicated to the life and work of Steven Parrino. I’ll be contributing projections, playing with the rural band that Clark Nelson (PH10, Socks and Sandals) is a part of from […]
One Step Beyond at the Museum of Natural History with Benton-C and guests. Be sure to get tickets in advance. This monthly party in the Rose Center has been great the last few months, with wonderful music, and a great party. $20 in advance.
I’ll be creating live fractured HD environment texture and rhythm for the premier of this new band, Lumendog at IPR. $10 232 3rd Street 3rd Floor (corner 3rd St. and 3rd Ave.) Park Slope, Brooklyn F to 4th Avenue or R to Union Street LUMENDOG Lumendog is an electro-acoustic group working with improvisational and rules-based […]
I’ll be doing projections with Neil Nathan and his band as part of his release of the "Do Ya" video, at Bowery Ballroom. The headline band is the Dirty Pearls. I hear they sell the place out regularly, should be a nice event in the Lower East Side. Doors are at 7pm, but I doubt […]
Back to the Rose Center with Vision! Owen Bush, Benton-C, and myself working the image light. I’ve resurrected one of my first fractal mirror wheels for this event. The music line up should be wonderful as well. This monthly only gets better and better. Friday, March 13th, 9pm-1am $20 Advanced sales ONLY (includes planetarium ticket, […]
I’ll be creating a live projection installation for this performance/happening involving a bunch of amazing artists converging on Southpaw in Park Slope. Bring something to PRINT on, as Peripheral Media Projects (PMP) will be in the house with ink and screens. JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY DAS 3 (3/4 of Das Vibenbass) $10 adv./$15 d.o.s 8 […]
Akairways (Anakin Koenig), Caspar Stracke, and myself collaborated on, “Tripleflow”, at Eyebeam. The piece examines utopias and the vision of Buckminster Fuller. Our three chambers present distinctly contrasting environments that challenge the notion of a universal utopia. March 6 – 7, 2009 Fri., March 6, 9PM – 2AM: Installations + Tim Sweeney Sat., March 7, […]
Visuals for Ezekiel Honig at Monkeytown. 10:30.
12-4am (free) Coco 66 at 66 Greenpoint Avenue, Brooklyn, NY I’l be projecting from 12-4am with Josh Ott (superdraw) at the after party for the Street Crush opening. Immediately following the "Street Crush" show opening, guests are invited next door to continue celebrating their new found love at Coco66 and the 68 bar/restaurant, where the […]
7-10pm NY Studio Gallery 154 Stanton St. @ Suffolk St. Video Artist Chika and CJ, along with 8 bit sound artists, Bubblyfish, Peter Swimm and Natty presenting. This is part of the 3rd Annual MISC Video and Performance event at this great gallery in the LES. Read more