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This is an in-studio demo of “Discotrope: The Secret Nightlife of Solar Cells” – an audiovisual performance by Amy Alexander and Annina Rüst. The algorithmic sound design for the performance was created by composer Cristyn Magnus. It generates the sound mix live using clips and snippets from the videos. So both sound and visuals are different at each performance.
Videos from performances
Discotrope dance party at Zero1 Biennial Street Festival
Discotrope performance at ISEA Downtown Block Party
Discotrope performance and interviews at the CalIT2 Gallery documented by Alex Matthews
Discotrope live at CalIT2 - performance excerpts
Discotrope dance party at Hollywood Fringe Festival
Discotrope outdoor performance at HM157 in Los Angeles with live dance cam debut