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  • ...Homo Insectus an interactive installation Developed for the Ullens Foundation © 2020, Laurent MIGNONNEAU & Christa SOMMERER Insects are an essential element of the biosphere. However, due to pollution and the widespread use of chemicals, many insect species have died...
  • ANTopolis - video
    ...ANTopolis A large scale interactive media façade for public space © 2020, Laurent Mignonneau and Christa Sommerer Summary: In the interactive media façade project "ANTopolis" virtual ants invade the city. They look for human activities, crawl towards any man-made...
  • ...Christa and Laurent Corona Diary © 2020, Christa Sommerer & Laurent Mignonneau developed for the Pushkin Museum, 2020 This movie was produced for the Pushkin Museum project "100 Ways to live a Minute". It shows the artists Christa Sommerer & Laurent Mignonneau during...
  • Scavengers - video
    ...Scavengers ©2020, Laurent Mignonneau & Christa Sommerer developed for the TransArt Festival at Centro Trevi in Bolzano and supported by MEET Milano Beetles form a group with more than 350.000 known species. They come in many variations and forms and they have...
  • Coleoptera - video
    ... concepts for children (age 4 to 10) Developed for the Centre Pompidou, Paris © 2018-2019, Laurent MIGNONNEAU & Christa SOMMERER Coleoptera is an application that enables the creation of computer animated insects through a command line terminal. The...
  • ...Fly Simulator VR installation ©2018, Laurent Mignonneau and Christa Sommerer Fly Simulator is a VR software specifically developed for Ars Electronica 2018 and Speculum Artium in Trbovlje. It is a simulation of a few thousand flies that organize themselves into swarms,...
  • Egometer - video
    ...Egometer Media Archeology Installation ©2017, Laurent Mignonneau and Christa Sommerer "Egometer" consists of an antique ammeter that was previously used for teaching physics in schools. We modified this machine by adding sensors that measure the user's various body...
  • ...Flies in the Sky Augmented Reality installation ©2017, Laurent Mignonneau and Christa Sommerer "Flies in the Sky" is an immersive augmented reality environment we developed for the Tsukuba University Empowerment Studio as guest researchers. The studio has a novel...
  • Neuro Mirror - video
    ...Neuro Mirror Artificial Intelligence Installation ©2017, Laurent Mignonneau and Christa Sommerer Collection of Itau Cultural This interactive installation deals with the image we have of ourselves and of others. In 1999 the Italian neuro-physiologist Giacomo Rizzolatti...
  • ...Fly High Time Flies Projection Mapping Installation ©2016, Laurent Mignonneau & Christa Sommerer Winner of the Open Sky Project ICC Tower contest, Hong Kong Our times are characterized by transience, impermanence and change. The computer generated sequence "Fly High -...