Digital Revolution An immersive exhibition of art, design, film, music and videogames

3 July 2014 - 14 September 2014

Barbican Centre

 

Digital Revolution is the most comprehensive presentation of digital creativity ever to be staged in the UK.

This immersive and interactive exhibition brings together for the first time a range of artists, filmmakers, architects, designers, musicians and game developers, all pushing the boundaries of their fields using digital media. It also looks at the dynamic developments in the areas of creative coding and DIY culture and the exciting creative possibilities offered by augmented reality, artificial intelligence, wearable technologies and 3-D printing.

The exhibition includes new commissions from artistsUmbrellium (Usman Haque and Nitipak 'Dot' Samsen),Universal Everything, Susan Kare (Mac Paint designer), global music artist and entrepreneur will.i.am and artist Yuri Suzuki as well as DevArt, a major new collaboration withGoogle exploring creative coding. The show also features work s by Oscar-winning VFX Supervisors: Paul Franklin and his team at Double Negative for Christopher Nolan's groundbreaking film Inception as well as Tim Webber and Framestore's innovative visual effects behind Gravity.

Conceived and curated by Barbican International Enterprises, artists include: Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Lynn Hershman, Chris Milk, Aaron Koblin, Lillian Schwartz, Olia Lialina , Björk, Pauline van Dongen, Studio XO, CuteCircuit , Amon Tobin, Harmonix Music Systems (Dance Central)

Watch the trailer here: http://www.barbican.org.uk/digital-revolution