Borgel-Tron, installation 2007
An generative sound installation built of adopted electronic organs.
The organs of Borgel-Tron were offered for free on eBay in Holland, they still worked perfectly when picked up from people in the neighborhood of Groningen. A documentary about the people who traded their organs for a home baked apple pie is part of the installation.
These Organs are able to sense and kick a ball; after they kicked the ball to another organ they play a predefined chord for a few seconds. Because the ball follows an undefined path it is a random and endless composition.
Year : 2007
Graduation work - MFA - Interactive Media Environments - Frank Mohr Institute
Type : Generative sound installation and documentary
Space: Amicitia, Leeuwarden Context: Big empty building
Material:: 9 Electronic Organs, computer, software patch, electronics, mechanical devices, Ball.
Thanks to: All the people who donated their organ and Klaas Koetje, Bart Nijstad, Martine Rademakers, Berthe Salegos.
Supported by Hendrik de Vries Stipendium