Author: freddietwhong

Entangled

Entangled is an interactive contemporary dance performance exploring the embodied interaction between humans and computers. This project was inspired by the expanding deployment of intelligent and connected devices that now influence how we physically move around the spaces. The project is interested in the playful […]

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Boolean Series, 2021

The Boolean series first started because of a curiosity with the technique of splitting. While additive and subtractive crafting methods are common, the approach of splitting seemed unexplored. In Boolean, two objects are obtained by splitting a single block of material —  like jigsaw pieces […]

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Sonic Scenery, 2021

Sonic Scenery (2021) at Gwang-Ju Design Biennale This is an audio-visual landscape exploring the journey of light and darkness. It is a reinterpretation of nature and the dynamicity of an automotive inspired by Porsche’s aerodynamic design and the aesthetics of its curves. This audio-visual work […]

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Diffusion, 2021

‘Diffusion’ is a soundscape performance consisting of a live string trio’s improvisional performance, visual projections and digital sound Three string players and three loudspeakers were positioned in a small theatre with audio visual projection at the front. Inspired by audible and visual indication, musicians improvised […]

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Thermoformed Circuit Board (TCB), 2021

Fabricating 3D printed electronics using desktop printers has become more accessible with recent developments in conductive thermoplastic filaments. Because of their high resistance and difficulties in printing traces in vertical directions, most applications are restricted to capacitive sensing. In this paper, we introduce Thermoformed Circuit […]

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Bonner Road, 2020

‘Bonner Road’ is a soundscape installation and a spatial music performance exploring the translation of acoustic environment from one location to the other. Initially, when the Sinchon theatre invited the violinist Sue In Kang and me to create a performance on architecture and sound, we […]

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Smile to, 2020-2017

Smile-To is a series of work that involve computer-vision and facial expression exploring the theme of ‘what it feels like to have your emotions read by the computer’ Smile To See (2020) Mirror, fabric and camera | 40cm x 35cm Smile To See (2020) is […]

Lotus, 2020

  The Lotus is a bespoke high table inspired by the reflection of light on lotus fields at Paldang lake in Korea. The hand polished steel surface texture of the table recreates the light reflection of the lake onto its surface. The distressed edge of […]

Boolean, 2018

Boolean is series of ruled surface sculpture constructed with specially designed hot-wire cutting instrument and styrofoam. Making film Split from single rectangular block, one sculpture is the void of the other and vice versa. This is neither additive nor subtractive way of sculpting. Through multiple […]

(Anti)Voice-loop, 2019

Anti]Voice loop, (2019)By Freddie Hong and Philip Liu [Anti]Voice loop is audience engaging ‘kinetic-sound installation’ inspired by the aesthetical and functional aspects of the different types of propaganda speakers found in internationally but more specifically in Korea (North & South) and by the typical behavior […]