jimrolland


Jean-Michel Rolland is a French digital artist working on the relationships between image and sound.

 


Generative Music Box

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Disobedience - generative music

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INTERACTIVE VJING : Jim Rolland vs MediCament

Following a call for applications, I was selected by the French Institute in Morocco for a two-week creative residency at the French Institute of Agadir in June 2016. The aim was to achieve a set of interactive Vjing on traditional southern Moroccan music. The group with which I was led to work is called MediCament. Their charismatic leader, Mehdi Qamoum, plays guembri (traditional instrument of the Gnawa music) and sings beautifully....

Rimbaud, le dernier homme

  Rimbaud, le dernier homme is an interactive multimedia fiction of a new kid published by Le Gaulois Nomade. Specially designed for android tablets and smartphones, it projects Arthur Rimbaud’s life in a futuristic universe....

DADA'S NOT DEAD

  Audiovisual generative app tribute to Dadaism. Dada artists liked to produce artworks where chance played a major role (Hans Arp for example). Generative art, almost always requiring random numbers, is somehow in the continuity of this movement. "Dada's not Dead" is an evolutive app, new pages will be added all through 2016....

BODY INSTRUMENT II

"Body Instrument II" is an artistic interactive device designed with Processing. A Kinect measures the placement of the hands of the performer or spect-actor. Each hand controles the height of a separate instrument. When the performer doesn't move, the spreading of his hands determines notes appearance speed.    ...

DIGITAL OCULAR HARPSICHORD

  Digital ocular harpsichord designed according to 1735 father Castel's writings. Synaesthetic instrument where each note played sparks a specific color, for example blue for C, yellow for E and red for G. The lower the octave, the darker the color, and higher octaves show lighter colors....

MELTING POT

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ART FOR ANDROID

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TYPO

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Body Instrument

  Body Instrument from Jean-Michel Rolland on Vimeo.  ...

Generative Vjing / Vjing génératif

  Ces 3 sets de Vjing sont des démos. La musique du DJ impacte directement les formes géométriques en leur donnant corps. Grâce à une surface de contrôle Midi, je manipule la couleur et les données spatiales de ces formes....

THE ENDLESS JOURNEY

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