{Title} performed as {instrument}


2016. Software; Processing 1.5, SoundCipher version: Beta release 10 Library, dataset compound by the digital images of every painting in the collection of the Cuban National Museum of Fine Arts (Cuban Art)


Description and concept

The images of pictures in the National Museum of Fine Arts of Cuba (Cuban Art) database are interpreted as a bar of color lines organized according to different criteria of chromatic variation (red, blue or green recurrence, tint, brightness and saturation). Afterwards the software process each tone and project them into the space as musical notes, after the library SoundCipher version: Beta release 10 for Processing.


Technical specifications

  • Title: {Title} performed as {instrument}
  • Year of creation: 2016
  • Technique: Software; Processing 1.5, SoundCipher version: Beta release 10 Library, dataset compound by the digital images of every painting in the collection of the Cuban National Museum of Fine Arts (Cuban Art)
  • Shows:
    • February 23, 2016.Jugar en serio/Pintura expandida. Development Center of Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.

Credits

  • Programming and concept: Yonlay Cabrera Quindemil
  • Acknowledgments: Ariadna Cabrera Figueredo

Presentation


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