by Ian McArthur (aiffhead)

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plasma_flow is constructed from sixteen separate one minute compositions, field recordings and samples. These fragments were created using iPad, iPod and laptop. The audio files have been fed into a pure data patch and is intended to be experienced as a responsive audioscape as part of the plasma_flow installation.


released May 26, 2012

Brad Miller (Producer & Vision)
Adam Hinshaw (Programming)
Ian McArthur (Producer & Audio)
Ian Andrews (Audio) original reworking of patch (NSW) by Derek Holzer NL (Audio)
Special thanks to original Processing Fluids Library developer(artist)
Mehmet (Memo) Akten TK/UK (The Mega Super Awesome Visuals Company)
DV Rogers (Production)
Martin Boehnel (Industrial design and Production)
Melanie Touw (Production)
Richard Manner (Consultant)
Professor Richard Goodwin (Mentor)

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Working since the early 1980’s utilising a resolutely lo-fi approach to all things ‘musiq’, McArthur's recent sonic palette utilises granular and generative synthesis, mobile technologies, open source platforms and protocols including PureData (PD) and OpenSoundControl (OSC) drawing on punk's DIY aesthetic and a healthy appreciation of noize. ... more

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