We had a request to link MAXMSP to an industrial motor for an artistic installation witch we will speak about at another time.This motor is a true beast, and since we have never worked with such a thing we decided to ask for help to our electronics guru David Palma.
Finally some great footage of the performance! Thank you Luís Tinoco one more time!!
Like everything, there is always an idea at the very beginning and this time was no exception. Rui Horta gave us a drawing with a set design to be created in 3D. Creating environments in 3D is always good for a first impression of the set, to detect possible flaws and to comunicate ideas with set designers, performers, musichians, technicians and with everyone involved.
We at Artica are taking this manifesto very seriouslly:Due to a stupid mistake (inverted power wires), this battery charger (the best that my fingers ever touched) smoked for a second or two: