Archive for the 'projects' Category

An XML translation of Dan Graham’s “Schema”

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

View the complete project here Read Graham’s original text Featured in the Artbase! Some discussion: MTAA-RR networked_performance >> mind the __ GAP < ?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″?> < !ELEMENT SET (PAGE+)> < !ELEMENT PAGE (TEXT)> < !ATTLIST PAGE PERIMETER CDATA #REQUIRED PAPER_STOCK CDATA #IMPLIED PAPER_WEIGHT CDATA #IMPLIED> < !ELEMENT TEXT (COLUMN+)> < !ATTLIST TEXT PERCENT_OF_PAGE […]


Sunday, January 28th, 2007


In the subprime of my life.

Tuesday, January 16th, 2007


A Box Full of Angels

Monday, January 8th, 2007


Soviet Shriner | Smarmy of One

Thursday, December 28th, 2006

1. At Least People Say So 2. KxR 3. Feel So Sad 4. Chimaera 5. Banklab 6. Don’t Dare 7. Kändisar ‘06 8. Hey, Um, Cowboy 9. You Like The Horse 10. Nutshell 11. You’re No Jimmy


Monday, November 20th, 2006

Collaborative video with Hans Breder. Dissolving painted poems, transforming water to milk.


Thursday, October 12th, 2006

Collaborative video for a Jane Gilmor installation at Coe College. Perpetually unzipping tent.

the lifecycle of the Corpus Chimera

Wednesday, September 13th, 2006

right click and view image for larger The Intermedium of Tissue A variable represents a set of words in a particular order. For example, x might equal the word-set {the quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog}. Note that the bracket represents the boundary of the word-set and is not included in the set […]


Friday, July 7th, 2006

A mashup of two open source projects: OSdate and the the d20 system. launch site

Celtic Cross

Wednesday, May 10th, 2006

This is a flash implementation of Joan Bunning’s downloadable Learning the Tarot course freely available on her website. Click here to load the lesson into your browser. Warning: All of the cards are contained in the .swf, so it’s a 7 MB download — with no preloader. Be patient though, it will load eventually.

Irving B. Weber Statue: Tribute to a Local Hero

Sunday, April 30th, 2006

Produced for ICPL in conjunction with May’s Weber Days, this documentary looks at the making of the statue on Iowa and Linn.

Library Channel message system

Sunday, March 12th, 2006

A redesign of ICPL’s Library Channel message board. The Events calendar pulls current meeting room information from the Events Manager database. Built in Flash.

Thursday, January 12th, 2006 is a website that was developed for some neen activity in early 2006.

Open Wound

Friday, September 9th, 2005

View the project page I. When a TAG button is pressed 1. Accept any amount of text from a field called INPUT. Perform a part-of-speech tagging and display the tagged words in a text field called TAGGED OUTPUT. The value of the TAGGED OUTPUT field might look/NN something/NN like/IN this/DET ./PP 2. Copy each word […]

Zender’s ecommerce system

Thursday, June 9th, 2005

We built this online commerce system for Zender’s Spa and Salon using Shannon Heiman’s design. It uses the open source osCommerce and processes credit cards via


Sunday, April 10th, 2005

Actionscripting for Avatar Design. Users are able to choose various aspects of their doll’s appearance and generate a birth certificate with name and birth date. All information is passed to a PHP script for potential SQL and/or eCommerce integration. Use the online version!

Information Arcade Electronic Message Board

Wednesday, March 9th, 2005

This electronic display was developed as a way for the staff to easily publish monthly news and content in a public environment. The message board pulls public domain videos from, displays which of the staff are currently at the help desk, what equipment is checked out or not, and it also has a tickertape […]

Visitors’ Profile 2005 (after Haacke)

Thursday, October 7th, 2004

“In the late sixties and early seventies Hans Haacke carried out a series of polls involving visitors to private and public art galleries, and other art institutions such as Documenta 5, 1972. For all but two of these surveys, Haacke used a questionnaire with ten demographic questions on age, religion, sex, income, etc., and ten […]

The Architecture of Fatigues

Tuesday, May 11th, 2004

Video editing and DVD authoring for Jane Gilmor documenting her Fulbright fellowship in Portugal. Piecing together hours of video footage she shot on location, we constructed a narrative that attempted to explain the strange goings-on of a roving camouflage tent amidst ancient ruins and dolomites in the Portuguese countryside.


Friday, April 9th, 2004

Originally produced in May 2003 for Spatial Intersections at the University of Iowa Museum of Art seminar version performed for Version>04 Invisible Networks based on the book ALLOY Listen to the sountrack Watch the Quicktime version Dully Servant (Soviet No-Gang Shriners) reads from the twisted linguistic cosmology of >KIND TRICKS as [tele-psychic puppet] action-script for […]