Applied and experimental Research

Dynamic Ornament 1.2 - Hommage to Nicolas Schöffer’s Cybernetic City
Duration October 2010; 3000,- funded by sponsoring.
Dynamism towards a post digital iconography”
Here experimentation follows one line of investigation trying a fusion of old and new media. In this
case it has been worked out in fusing together a traditional printed billboard and digital ornamentation.
Concept and Producer: Oliver Schürer

experimental collectives
Duration July-August 2010; 6000,- funded by sponsoring.
"Paint against Aids"
This experiment follows the line of investigation on how to bring social media to mega interfaces and trigger collective events.
Infection with HIV are taking place in social exchange. The best protection agains Aids are not remedies but specific kinds of social practices. more
Idea and concept: Oliver Schürer

Dynamic Ornament 1.0
Duration Fall 2009, 58.000,- funded by sponsoring.
"The Two-Sided image"
Development of an artistic, experimental media facade in an exhibition at the Kunsthalle Wien, Project Space. Various features new features of a screen have been realized, like ,the image is produced to the inside and the outside at once, inhomogeneous resolution, spatial depth of the screen surface, kinetic transformation effect with the motion of the observers, playful social media in collective painting on the facade via handheld devices. more
Idea and concept: Oliver Schürer

Duration 2006-2008, 504.000,- funded by the FFG
Development of a prototype for a media façade for mass production including the first standard
for an interface between the building automation bus and the façade bus systems.
Cooperation between several corporations out of the fields of architecture, building construction,
computer engineering, media design, LED display systems and Architecture Theory. externer Link
Arch-Theory Consultant: Oliver Schürer