, I am real, 2020

software, interactive site, video
duration: 2:10 seconds, I am real is an original interactive animation built entirely with code and sound. The code analyzes the frequency of the sound and then using that data determines the intensity and colors of the graphics. The audio is a recording of a voice whispering to itself intimately. The video documentation shows the interaction of the site animation and can also be displayed as an independent video work. The site can be accessed at preferably with firefox, chrome, or a similar browser. This site will be archived on 11/05/2022. 

This animation was made using the p5.js library.

“, I am real” was featured in CAA’s group online exhibition Unbonded Unleashed Unforgiving. Unbounded Unleashed Unforgiving attempts to understand and reclaim cyberfeminism nearly 30 years after the vns Matrix Cyberfeminist Manifesto for the 21st Century first oozed into our collective consciousness. Instead of focusing on cyberfeminism from a historical perspective, this international group exhibition explores the multiple ways artists and scholars are actively engaging in contemporary methods of cyberfeminism as practice today through new digital tools - like web VR, 3D objects, avatars, social media performativity, manifestos, and worldbuilding. More info on Rhizome and

“, I am real”,was featured at “Fubar” festival, a Zagreb Based multi-media event, focused on the theme of discovering and displaying errors (i.e., glitch) in the very process of creating cross-disciplinary new media art. The October 2020 festival program was financially supported by the “Kultura Nova” Foundation, the Ministry of Culture and Media of the Republic of Croatia, and the City of Zagreb.

This is the second in a series of interactive animations. The first, Hurricane, 2019, was exhibited at Monmouth University, DiMattio Gallery, and won an AVA Gold award. Other Gold Award winners include Microsoft, Salesforce, and Purdue University

In 2022, this work was exhibited at Independent & Image Art Space 
2F, 501 Art Base, No. 126 Huangjueping Main Street, Jiulongpo District, Chongqing, China, 400053.