Recent Projects

Unsounding Objects

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During the research project Unsounding Objects,we created an instrument which consists of a set of playing surfaces contained within a suitcase and equipped with contact microphones. Found objects such as bowls, pipes, or... READ MORE

Prosthetic Instruments for Music and Dance

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These instruments are the culmination of a three-year long collaboration called Les Gestes, supervised by Sean Ferguson and Marcelo Wanderley at McGill University and Isabelle van Grimde and the dance company Van Grimde... READ MORE

Physical Computing Ensemble

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Skipping Stones from Ian Hattwick on Vimeo. Just Continue to Move from Ian Hattwick on Vimeo. Triangulation from Ian Hattwick on Vimeo. I founded the Physical Computing Ensemble (or PCE) in order to... READ MORE

The Golden Age

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The Golden Age from Matias Vellutini (Yogstar) on Vimeo. the golden age is an interactive video installation which allows the user to use their fingers to mix between two movies. this video made... READ MORE

Talking Bowls

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Talking Bowls from Ian Hattwick on Vimeo. Talking Bowls took shape with the idea of polyrhythm as a metaphor for community. Polyrhythm can mean the occurrence of two rhythms that are unrelated, but... READ MORE

Guitamaton

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guitamaton from Ian Hattwick on Vimeo. Guitamaton is a computer controlled musical instrument which explores the percussive and resonant qualities of the acoustic guitar. It melds the precision of microprocessor control with the... READ MORE