Running on Cargo




Virionis a computer-generated piece in which various sets of data relating to the current Covid-19 pandemic are requested from an API website and utilised to create an audiovisual composition.  When a country is requested to this API, data about the country’s handling of the virus is received.  Using max msp/jitter and javascript, the number of cases, deaths and tests per one million people for a given country is extracted and utilised to create three abstract audiovisual representations of the data.  The API website is updated regularly, so this piece is consistently changing, relative to real-world events.