from the Press Release by Focal/Naim, that commissioned the work Focal Powered by Naim to showcase exclusive global tour of MoBen’s interactive artwork: POWER CHESS video trailer Video documentary, Episode 1   To celebrate the roll-out of their global network of Focal Powered by Naim stores, the two leading audio brands...

DïaloG The first Aliens' encounter 2021 by Refik Anadol and Maurice Benayoun Public art interactive installation, Size to be adapted to the venue (usually 2-4m/screen). 2 Video displays (projection or LED screens) Sensors, AI, real-time generative graphics, behavioral design, voice recognition, text generation, sound. Production: MoBen, Analog Native, Neuro-Design Lab, ACIM, SCM,...

I died in 1927, too young to publish about my art practice. It is now time to share some of the works I produced to help art historians to figure out where I stand. Elsa F.-L. The Bachelors Stripped Bare by Their Bride, Uneven, paint on broken...

interactive 360 video of Escape Views Hong Kong Escape Views, Interactive installation, 360 videos. High-Res video panoramas of Hong Kong reveal the unseen. It is no longer about density, verticality, finance, and technology. At a time of the pandemic, places of seclusion are sought after. But...

Ars Electronica 2020 Hong Kong Garden full program: hkgardens.com Context: Arts Electronica 2020 is being crystalized as an experimental, de-centralized global affair, in response to the contingencies arising from the Covid-19 pandemic. Envisioning a journey toward measuring the ‘new’ world being realized today, this year’s festival extends beyond...

Live experiment in progress by Maurice Benayoun and Refik Anadol for the DïaloG project, MindSpaces, S+T+Arts EU program. Live, part of Ars Electronica Festival 2020, Hong Kong, Thessaloniki, and MindSpaces Gardens. DïaloG is made of two “living” entities facing each other in the public space. They don’t look...

Digital Art Festival 2019, ReTranSens. Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Curator: Loh Li-Chen Co-curator: Hsiang Wen Chen The largest exhibition of Value of Values, with 3 Neuro-design stations. Value of Values is now on Matic Blockchain after the Collector Period on Test-Net. It is now possible to trade, buy and...

ACM Multimedia Art Show (ACMMM2019), Chairs: Maurice Benayoun, Nathalie Delprat, Nice, France, October 21 - 25, 2019 Artists: Refik Anadol, Jean-Marc Chomaz, Peter Nelson, Olivain Porray, Lyn Chao, Lin Chen, Cecilia Suhr, Paul Chable, Gilles Arrazo, Yvain Quéau, Axel Cartier, Jean-Denis Durou, Yen-Ting Cho, Yen-ling Kuo, Yen-Ting Yeh, Yi-Chin...

 TRANSACTIONAL POETRY  Installation for Nuit Blanche Paris at 100ECS, 100 rue de Charenton, Paris 12e. Curator: Corine Pulicani on Value of Values website: v-o-v.io In a world where human transactions mostly apply to human values, where metaphors reside in the syntactic articulation of these values, we may find very peculiar layers...

Value of Values, VoV, Bauhaus 100 exhibition, Palazzo Buonaccorsi, Macerata, Italy Artists: Maurice Benayoun, Tobias Klein, Nicolas Mendoza Composer: Jean-Baptiste Barrière Curator: Maria Grazia Mattei, MEET July,18 - Novembre, 3, 2019 When transactional aesthetics meet neuro-design on the Blockchain Speculative Speculation on Values Value of Values (VoV) is a blockchain-based art project. It...

ISEA, International Symposium on Electronic Arts is the major academic event on Media Art, research and creation. Value of Values is an invited artwork curated by Art Center Nabi for the Lux Aeterna Exhibition. "Value of Values (VoV) is a blockchain-based art project. It aims to find...

Value of Value, VoV IVO (Initial Value Offering) June 5, 2019 This will the IVO, Initial Value Offering, official launching (VIP) of VoV, Transactional Art on the Blockchain. by Maurice Benayoun, Tobias Klein, Nicolas Mendoza Composer: Jean-Baptiste barrière Invited by Art Center Nabi, the participants were able to give shape,...

www.v-0-v.io Everything about Value of Values, transactional art on the Blockchain. On VoV website you find: Real-time data from transactions, Transactional Poetry, list of produced VoVs and 3D visualization, about VoV (everything about VoV description of the project, definition of Transactional Poetry) FAQ (with all details about Value of Values) Team (founders,...

With Watch Out! 2018, urban media art installation, eyes wide open come from the buildings to look down to us as if somebody finally dares to discover what’s humankind is doing at the ground level, in the streets of Gwangju....

Brain Factory is an art installation that allows the audience to give a shape to human abstractions through Brain Computer Interaction (BCI), and then to convert the resulting form into a physical object. The work examines the human specificity through abstract constructs such as CREATIVITY,...

Video of the show in Hong Kong, City University, School of Creative Media Chief Curator: Maurice Benayoun http://benayoun.com/moben/2018/03/03/young-media-artists-in-china-hk/ CREDITS 主辦單位 / ORGANIZERS 香港城市大學 City University of Hong Kong 中國美協策展委員會 China Artists Association Curatorial Committee 深圳市關山月美術館 Guan Shanyue Art Museum 出品人 / PRODUCERS 郭位 香港城市大學校長 Way KUO, President of City University of Hong Kong 范廸安 中國美術家協會策展委員會主任、中央美術學院院長 FAN Dian, Chairman of CACF,...

At the same time an innovative art installation, a world premiere, and a prototype for neuro-design technology, "Brain Cloud" is part of the "Brain Factory" series of works helping the visitors "brain-workers" to give shape to human abstractions just by thinking....

Astrilab scenic apparatus commissioned by ASTRI research Centre, HK, constituted by 3 different elements, all playing with each other. The functions of presenting Astri activities, and offering a playful way to experience innovation in action, are performed by these 3 Astrilab components: The Hypercube, the...

Framed Subversion When any attempt of subversion is rapidly institutionalized, the critic of the Spectacle becomes THE spectacle. Guy Debord is no exception. Commonly praised by the Academia, The Society of the Spectacle lost most of its subversive flavor. The Purloin Thought (a reference to The Purloined Letter by...

2D Prints from the Tunnel under the Atlantic (1995) printed in the Pompidou Center, Paris, during the actual digging between Paris and Montreal. by Maurice Benayoun Sept. 1995 - March 2016 Tunnel Shots (to see the full series  www.tunnelshots.com) They were shot, like photo shoots, inside the virtual space of...