In Andrew Bluff's creative practice, research, art and design are distinct but complementary elements of his reflective practice in which computer programming plays a central role. He created the mobile apps DrumStudio and RoboDrummer and received the App Art Award for Mobile Phone Orchestra. He has collaborated with people from diverse backgrounds for several years during which time he completed a practice-based PhD on 3D techniques for the augmentation of live performance. His art involves designing interactive software for live performances that can transform the traditional practices in drama and dance in collaboration with Stalker Theatre Company. He combines his creative work with ongoing research at the Animal Logic Academy.
Andrew Bluff: http://www.rollerchimp.com
In his interview, Andrew describes his practice and expands upon the part played by digital technology in amplifying his practice in such a way that he is able to amplify the practice of others.The interview (pdf file)