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WILDERNESS LAB: GETTING PHYSICAL – Observing and Learning Motion and Mobility

LET’S GET PHYSICAL – OBSERVING AND LEARNING THE ART OF MOTION AND MOBILITY FROM GREY NOMADS, BIKE BOYS, AND JAPANESE TOURISTS How do  differing community groups engage and explore Point Nepean National Park ? And how can the creation of an app engage and connect divergent inter-generational and multi-cultural community groups in a mixed reality [...]

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OCEAN LAB: DROP INS AND DISCO FISH

Atelier Edens scientific partner and bio-acoustics gun, ROB McCAULEY from Curtin University’s Centre for Marine Science and Technology (CMST), recently dropped into the Aphids seaside office with his daughter for some project updates as well as some excellent discussion about the musical potential of underwater sounds and which musical genres Rob’s hundreds of hours of [...]

WILDERNESS LAB: MOBILE PLATFORMS

Making mobility sustainable. Atelier Edens will design and test systems for sustainably engaging in arts research, production and presentation. This process will be informed by a collection of existing mobile models, some of which are listed below, that constitute the social and artistic context the project occurs in. These projects vary in their intended outcomes, [...]

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OCEAN LAB: LIVING INSIDE SUNSETS

Rene Wooller and Cerae Mitchell are current collaborators on Atelier Edens Ocean Lab. Since early 2010 they have been living and sailing on their boat, Anima, and detailing their adventure on their blog. Rene and Cerae both graduated from QUT – Cerae in Fine Arts and Education; Rene with a PhD in computer music, specializing in techniques [...]

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AE BRAIN: DE-DISTANCING

“YOU GOTTA GET INTO IT IF YOU WANNA GET OUT OF IT Ecological culture is supposed to be soft and organic, old-fashioned and kitschy, while technoculture is hard, cool, and electronic. But there are suprising connections between the imminent ecological catastrophe and the emergence of virtual reality. The connections concern not content, but form, and [...]

OCEAN LAB: REUNION ISLANDS

In June Willoh travelled to the Reunion Islands, a small, pretty incredible, volcanic, island paradise in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Madagascar. While she was there she spoke to local marine biologist Emmanuel Tessier, Director of Reunion Islands National Marine Reserve filmic career influences, impacts of population growth in small places, tourist [...]

WILDERNESS LAB: GHOSTGARDEN APP

The ATELIER EDENS Wilderness Lab team of collaborating artists will work towards the design and launch in 2012 of a downloadable App for mobile phone, encouraging a visual and sonically luscious experience for Point Nepean’s forested walking trails, military bunkers, and coastlines. This research and creative development follows on from pioneering work by artists Champagne [...]

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SPACE LAB

                    The SPACE LAB will take place in December 2012 in the South Australian Desert. Atelier Edens artists will go on a field trip with students from Adelaide University’s Department of Aeronautical Engineering, who have expertise in building weather balloons, cubeSATs capable of operating in low-orbit [...]

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OCEAN LAB: THE LIFE REMOTE

                          An interview with Micheline Jenner, M.Sc. conducted by Willoh S.Weiland. In Perth, while working with the Centre for Marine Technology at Curtin University, we were invited to dinner at The Centre for Whale Research (Western Australia) Inc., a nonprofit research institute that [...]