About

PLPLPL.PL is an audience driven surveillance machine; A tech noir art installation and research project into human conduct.
PLPLPL.PL uses AI powered surveillance technology to interact with its audience. It encourages visitors to behave uncanny by showing, analysing and recontextualizing all of their actions.
PLPLPL.PL is an on going project. The machine is learning and changing with each exhibition, expanding with each interaction

'an interactive anti­-surveillance machine that could very well have originated from La Jetee, Blade Runner or THX 1138' TodaysArt

Credits

a project by
Matthias Oostrik

robotics
Diederik Schoorl

sound design
Pandelis Diamantides

our technical parner
BeamLab

our festival partners
TodaysArt
Impakt

support
the Creative Industries Fund NL
Amsterdams Fund for the Arts

photography and video
Michel Boulogne

'er konfrontiert uns mit der Selbstauslieferung, unserem freiwilligen Exhibitionismus' Deutschlandfunk

Specs

year 2016 - 2018

type audiovisual installation

media
48 channel video
6 channel sound
3 channel IR camera

runtime infinite

diameter 1.8 meter

weight 365 kg

footprint W*D*H 8x8x5 meters

video portraits collected 100.000+

software created with
C++ | OpenFrameworks | GLSL | openCV | ffMpeg | CUDA | TensorFlow | Max/MSP

Exhibited
Oddstream Eusebiuskerk NL | 2017
FOAM X Arles FR | 2017
FOAM Amsterdam NL | 2017
Eres Stiftung DE | 2017
NRW-Forum DE | 2016
Tweede Kamer der Staten Generaal NL | 2016
TodaysArt NL | 2016
V2 Institute for unstable media NL | 2016


Publications
Parool PDF
Deutschlandfunk
Süddeutsche Zeitung PDF
Vice Creators
IDFA Doclab


'The machine that becomes happy from your deviant behaviour' V2