The Storm That Shelters the Carnival (2016)

Software installation, dimension varies
Idea and realisation © Przemyslaw Sanecki 2015-16

The Storm That Shelters the Carnival is a software installation which brings viewers closer to volatile and unpredictable financial phenomenon. The work consists of bespoke software which is entirely driven by a real time market data. Visual data-structures and clouds of sound grains deliver the final aesthetic experience. Pure-data, well known tool in the field of computer music and sound art, is deliberately used in a way that blurs a distinction between trading instruments and those belonging to a radical culture. The software implements many financial indicators used in exchange markets. Therefore, one can use the installation as a genuine assistance during undertaking financial speculations.