Spatial Magnetic Field Visualization (2016)

Collaboration with Space Physicist Hyomin Kim, Research Professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research Description Spatial Magnetic Field Visualization is a kinetic art installation consisted of magnetic field generators (solenoids) and a three-dimensional grid of ball magnetic compasses to visualize magnetic field changes. It is a physical space that emulates the…

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Magnetic Field Drawing (2016)

Ongoing Project. Images created from a magnetic field visualization app. Made with MaxMSP, Arduino circuit with a magnetometer and everyday objects (a nail clipper, a ladle, scissors, fridge magnets, an AAA battery, etc) interfering the local magnetic field. Made for a K-12 STEAM workshop in Korea.

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Accordion Face (2013)

Concept One of my interests is repurposing familiar objects such as toys (block toys, classic children’s books) or musical instruments (piano, xylophone, accordion) that I grew up playing with. By giving different roles to these familiar items that I have memories attached to, I want to recreate the mesmerizing moment that we all had as…

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Piano: Face Jumble (2013)

Concept Play music. Jumble face. This piece started as a sequel to Face Book with a Hole where I borrowed the idea of a die-cut book that connects a page to the next via a hole on a page. I intended to deliver the connectedness of human emotions by creating connected faces in the book.…

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Helioscape (2010)

* Idea sketch (Proposal for Land Art Generative Initiative) Description Helioscape is a group of balloons mimicking desert trees and dunes, powered by embedded photovoltaic films. It gradually swells from the ground with sunrise as if sand piles up and plant grows. The artificial landscape illuminates following sunset until the end of the day. Collaborators…

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Zig Zag Muzig Block (2004-2006)

Elevator pitch Zig Zag Muzig Block (ZZMB) is a three-block-structured interactive visual music toy. Blocks are working as the sound controller as well as the visual container. Following and upgrading the analogue mix and match character toy, ZZMB allows users to compose a new character’s moving image by mixing and matching four different singing characters…

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Choir Xylophone (2003)

Elevator pitch Choir Xylophone is an interactive musical toy that uses singer’s visual image and sound to represent each note of the instrument. Each note comes with its own visual icon. Interactivity to the video and sound Speaking from cliche, editing is often the most interesting and thrilling part when I make videos, because the…

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