The Hum: Interacting with an Actuated Ambient Organism
Andrea Nesbitt Queen's University
Matthew Rabinovitch Queen's University
Audrey Girouard Carleton University
Roel Vertegaal Queen's University
The Hum is an immersive art installation filled with hundreds of suspended furred catkins surrounding a cocoon. As visitors enter the space, catkins twitch, shiver and hum. In The Hum, we explore the idea of computers that communicate ephemerally through alterations of room and space.