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2015
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Mood of the Planet - 2015

Mood of the Planet (2015) Artist Vibeke Sorensen, concept, architectural installation, smart-tile (“digi-tile”) technique, Pure Data/GEM graphics and sound programming, animation and music Media Glass, steel, wood, custom electronics, twitter, …

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Mayur - 2015

Mayur (2015) Mayur, which means “peacock” in Sanskrit, is a 7 min 42 sec 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution visual-music animated work inspired by Asian cosmologies, music and textiles. Digital …

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2014
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Vishwaroop - 2014

Vishwaroop (2014, 4:30, 4k digital dome film) The title Vishwaroop (vishwa: universe and roop: form) is from Hindu philosophy and means the appearance of God or Brahma in forms that …

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2013
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Illuminations - 2013

Inspired by Asian traditional folding screens, Tibetan medicine mandalas, and the atmospheric phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis (the Northern Lights), Illuminations is a real-time, interactive twelve screen visual music …

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2012
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Crystal Aurora - 2012

Crystal Aurora (2012) is a real-time computer generated visual music installation that employs four 6 x 8 foot screens, four computers and projectors, a multichannel sound system, and a large …

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2010
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Green Space - 2010

Images are stereoscopic for cross-eyed free-viewing Green Space is a stereoscopic animation and installation based on 3D still photographs of nature. The artist put them into motion, layering them similar …

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2005
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Sanctuary - 2005

Sanctuary: An Interactive Architectural Installation                      by Vibeke Sorensen Sanctuary Buddha In Memory of William Moritz 1941 – 2004 Sanctuary is an interactive architectural installation based on cross cultural interpretations …

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Green Memories - 2005

Green Memories is based on the poetry of Persian author Forugh Farrokhzad and inspired by her poem ‘I PIty the Garden’ It is a 50 minute real-time visual music performance …

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Dreamscape - 2005

Animation and Video by Vibeke Sorensen Music by Rand Steiger Performed live by MOSAIC Above: Dreamscape, 20 min, stereo audio Click here to see quicktime selections (higher resolution silent) Synposis: …

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2001
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Memories of Diamantina - 2001

These images are based on photographs taken in Diamantina, Brazil during the Winter Festival of the School of Fine Arts at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG, Belo Horizonte) …

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1999
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Morocco Memory II - 1999

Morocco Memory II (1999) by Vibeke Sorensen Click here to view Stereoscopic images of Morocco Memory II Installation Viewing Instructions To view these images in stereoscopic 3-D, position your head …

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Lemma 2 - 1999

Lemma 2 was the latest result of the Global Visual Music project of Miller Puckette, Vibeke Sorensen and Rand Steiger. The performance took place on April 8, 1999 at the …

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1998
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World Views - 1998

World Views is a series of objects that combine digital image communication with mechanical technologies, all closely associated with western scientific knowledge and discourse. They comment on western digital media …

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Frames of Mind: Memory Matrix - 1998

Supported by a grant from the Annenberg Center for Communication: New Display Technology for Computer Art. Co-PI’s: Prof. Vibeke Sorensen, School of Cinema-Television, Division of Animation and Digital Arts and …

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Frames of Mind: House of Memories - 1998

Installation part of the exhibit Reconstructed Thoughts at the Sweeney Art Gallery at the University of California at Riverside, January 11 – March 1, 1998 Supported by a grant from …

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Color Story - 1998

Color Story is an experimental narrative that combines text, memory and perception in a non-linear format to arrive at a story about color as light and meaning in human relationships. …

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1997
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Lemma 1 - 1997

Lemma 1 was the first performance experiment of the of the Global Visual Music project of Miller Puckette, Vibeke Sorensen and Rand Steiger. The concert took place on September 27, …

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MindShipMind - 1997

MindShipMind is an interactive multimedia installation which was started in summer 1996 during an interdisciplinary 3 week seminar on: • order • complexity • beauty in Copenhagen, Denmark. This seminar …

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Absolut Sorensen - 1997

Absolut Sorensen, part of Absolut Panushka (1997) On-line international experimental animation festival and history project. Image elements on this page are excerpted from larger website. See diagram for viewing instructions. …

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1995
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Panini Stickers - 1995

5:30, NTSC color video, stereo audio
Video and Computer Animation by Vibeke Sorensen
Performance by Ed Harkins and Phil Larson
Thanks to Harry Lee Ammons, Jim Rohrig, Lisa Schoenberg, and Miha Vipotnic
Produced at …

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Head, Space; Earth, Time - 1995


© 1995 Vibeke Sorensen
. Produced at the San Diego Supercomputer Center, ASVL Note: the images above are stereoscopic, arranged for cross-eyed ‘free viewing.’ This means that the Left-eye image is …

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1993
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Maya - 1993

Note: the images above are stereoscopic, arranged for cross-eyed ‘free viewing.’ This means that the Left-eye image is on the right, and the Right-eye image is on the left. To …

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Draw Stereo - 1993

Stereoscopic Drawing and Animation Software Programming and User Interface design by Vibeke Sorensen (ran on MacIntosh) Note: the stereoscopic image below is arranged for cross-eyed 3D ‘free-viewing’ (c) 1993 Vibeke …

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1991
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Reflection Studies - 1991

Reflection Study
© 1989 Vibeke Sorensen
Produced at the CalArts CAL Note: the images above are stereoscopic, arranged for cross-eyed ‘free viewing.’ This means that the Left-eye image is on the right, …

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1989
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NLOOPS - 1989


NLoops, 7 minutes, NTSC color video, stereo audio
Music by Rand Steiger NLOOPS was created immediately after working with the “rings” in the Three Ring Circuit, I was thinking about looping …

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Concurrents - 1989

Click here to view the installation piece. Click here to see a video interview with excerpt. Concurrents is a 13 minute, 9 monitor installation work which juxtaposes organic and geometric …

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1986
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Three Ring Circuit - 1986

© 1986 Vibeke Sorensen 
Produced at the Caltech CSGG I took a course at Caltech called “The Potentials and Limitations of Computing Machines” taught by Richard Feynmann and Sandy Frey. …

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Solstice - 1986


© 1986 Vibeke Sorensen
Produced at the CalArts CAL 3 minutes, NTSC color video, stereo sound
Music by Melissa Tong In 1983, I began working on a new piece where the historical …

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Parroty Bits - 1986

© 1986 Vibeke Sorensen
Produced at the CalArts CAL Note: the images above are stereoscopic, arranged for cross-eyed ‘free viewing.’ This means that the Left-eye image is on the right, and …

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It’s not a bug, It’s a creature - 1986

Computer generated 3D images and animation by Vibeke Sorensen (Images below are Left eye image views of stereoscopic pairs) Click here to see a movie

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1985
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ArtsTech 85 - 1985

ArtsTech 85 Show of 2 and 3 dimensional digital images and animation, text, computer stereographics, and digital sound and multimedia performance works from California Institute of the Arts, California Institute …

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Microfishe - 1985

© 1985 Vibeke Sorensen
Produced at the Caltech CSGG Note: the images above are stereoscopic, arranged for cross-eyed ‘free viewing.’ This means that the Left-eye image is on the right, and …

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Fish and Chips - 1985

© 1985 Vibeke Sorensen
Produced at the Caltech CSGG Note: the images above are stereoscopic, arranged for cross-eyed ‘free viewing.’ This means that the Left-eye image is on the right, and …

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1984
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The Magic Egg - 1984

1983
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Calypso Cameo - 1983

Video by Vibeke Sorensen and Tom DeWitt (Copyright 1983 TaV) Music by Vibeke Sorensen

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Rejuvination - 1983

Excerpt from video by Tom DeWitt, Vibeke Sorensen, and Dean Winkler (c)1983 WTV Music by Vibeke Sorensen

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Cool Fire - 1983

Cool Fire (1983) by Vibeke Sorensen Produced at the Caltech Computer Science Graphics Group

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1981
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Tempest - 1981

4 minutes, color, stereo sound. The ‘eye of the storm’. Music by Vibeke Sorensen with Walter Michael. Video by Tom DeWitt, Vibeke Sorensen, and Dean Winkler. Grand Prize at the …

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Voyage - 1981

8 minutes, color, stereo audio, NTSC (excerpt) A flight inwards and outwards, this piece is inspired by Marshall McLuhan’s idea that electronic media extend our perception. Click here for credit, …

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1980
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Aquarelles - 1980

Abstract video art created in 1980. Video by Tom DeWitt, Vibeke Sorensen and Dean Winkler. Music by Vibeke Sorensen.

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1978
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S’electrons - 1978

Video Synthesis Laboratory at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York (1978-80) Vibeke Sorensen working on ‘S’electrons’ (1978)

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1976
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Temple - 1976

Temple (1976) 4 minutes 30 seconds Excerpt from Videocean (30 minutes) Analog computer animation and electronic music by Vibeke Sorensen. Produced at the WNET TV Lab, NYC Digital restoration 2009, …

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1974
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This is TV - 1974

Tom DeWitt with Vibeke Sorensen, et al Production stills Photographs © 1974 Vibeke Sorensen

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