Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Sounds of Motion Graphics

If you like art, music, and math, you can get lost in this site for hours:

http://wheelof.com/whitney/index.php?var=v4

A musical realization by Jim Bumgardner of the motion graphics of John Whitney as described in Digital Harmony: On the Complementarity of Music and Visual Art.

The dots pass over a line and create notes while
forming mesmerizing patterns. There are many different sounds and speeds at which the spirals turn. Be sure to try the interactive "hand cranked", and check out the new"stereo sonar" where the line moves as well as the dots.