San Jose Semaphore

San Jose Semaphore

San Jose Semaphore (2006), by artist Ben Rubin, is a permanent public artwork commissioned by Adobe Systems Incorporated in collaboration with the City...

Four Stories

Four Stories

Built into the structure of the two glass elevator cabs in Library Hall, “Four Stories” displays the titles of recently checked-out books in...

Dark Source

Dark Source

Dark Source shows the inner workings of a commercial electronic voting machine, the Diebold AccuVote-TS touch-screen voting terminal that has recently...

Sign Language

Sign Language

Sign Language at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery Featuring new light works by Ben Rubin and Tatsuo Miyajima   In Ben Rubin’s new pieces, texts extracted...

Listening Post

Listening Post

Listening Post is an art installation by Mark Hansen and Ben Rubin that culls text fragments in real time from thousands of unrestricted Internet chat...

Spin

Spin

Sound is produced as if each disc were a phonograph record. As each disc spins fast or slow, backwards or forwards, speeding up or slowing down, its sound...

Open Outcry

Open Outcry

Commissioned by Creative Time for Sonic Garden, World Financial Center, New York from October 17th, 2002 - November 30th, 2002. A few months after 9/11,...

Story Pipeline

Story Pipeline

In the BPEC community center in Anchorage, Alaska, stories told by Alaskans appear on a plasma video screen and simultaneously emerge as real-time text...

Blur

Blur

Ear Studio collaborated with Diller+Scofidio on the media and interactive aspects of Blur, the centerpiece pavilion of Swiss Expo 2002. A football field-sized...

Brasserie

Brasserie

Customers entering through the revolving door are photographed by a video camera. An ephemeral record of the clientele emerges as the images shift to the...