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An installation for 3 cities: Audio-Visual Installation with Live Percussionist at The Cass.

play_algorithm. is a collaborative installation by multimedia artist Alice Emily Baird and composer Chatori Shimizu, connecting and contrasting the cultural differences in the participants' reaction to sound in an acousmatic space. Participants' movements are anonymously captured and followed by two digital video cameras for a real-time algorithm used in the installation.

This installation has previously been installed at the Computer Music Center at Columbia, New York City, NY, and the National Institute of Informatics, Karuizawa, Japan.

Featuring works by: 
Jayoon Choi
Abi Baker

Schedule:

Thursday 23 
1pm - 8pm 
5pm opening reception - Free wine 
5.30pm - 7.30pm Percussion performance 

Friday 24 
1pm - 8pm 
5pm closing reception 
5.30pm - 7.30pm Percussion performance 

Percussionist: 
Paulina Szczepaniak

This is a Cass Music Live Event
Supported by Columbia University's Deans Travel Grant

View Alice Emily Baird's website and Chatori Shimizu's website.

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Dates  23 and 24 July, 1pm-8pm
Venue The Cass, Commercial Road

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