A generation of artists and hackers have emerged on the internet using open source technologies for experiments in art and design.
CLOUDS is an interactive documentary and a portrait of this community, explored through the lens of code. The project asks questions about the future of creativity at a time when algorithms play an important role in culture.
CLOUDS IS AN APPLICATION (LIKE A VIDEO GAME). YOU MUST DOWNLOAD THE INSTALLER AFTER PURCHASING TO VIEW THE DOCUMENTARY
Mac OS X 10.9+ / Windows 8+
Intel HD Graphics 4200 or faster
4 Gigs of RAM more
Optional to view in Virtual Reality with Oculus Rift on PC
People featured in the film include artists, designers and hackers who participate in the co-creation of free tools for creative expression: Processing and openFrameworks. Reflecting the story of these online communities, the software behind CLOUDS was built in C++ using openFrameworks, and includes real-time interactive visualizations by the artists.
Thank you for purchasing CLOUDS! This is just the trailer. In order to watch the documentary, you will need to download CLOUDS and install it on your computer. Please select your operating system below.
Mac OS X 10.8+ | Windows 7/8
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