Eric Schockmel3'382010Commissioned by jotta.com for Intel's REMASTERED series on art history masterpieces.A contemporary reinterpretation of JMW Turner's painting "Rain, Steam and Speed - The Great Western Railway".This short animation examines the concept of the Technological Singularity, the point in human progress after which predictions become increasingly difficult to formulate. Industrialization and computational innovation are re-imagined in a minimalist environment, drawing from video game and runtime aesthetics.MAKING-OF: http://vimeo.com/20427299Premiered at "REMASTERED: a jotta and Intel Visual Life Production" - March 9th 2011 at One Marylebone, Londonhttp://www.intel.com/en_uk/remastered/
Eric Schockmel6'30"20103D animated short in High Defintion. Continuation of the Syscapes research project in a systemic laboratory space."Occupation: Movements II & III" deals with an ecological narrative, visually reminiscent of video game design and science-fiction.
Eric Schockmel7'50"20093D animated short in High Defintion. Continuation of the Syscapes research project. Application and expansion of a visual systemic language to a real-world conflict situation.SELECTED SCREENINGSVimeo Festival, SVA Theatre, New York City.Alpha-ville Festival 2010, Whitechapel Gallery, London.Ars Electronica Animation Festival 2010 Linz.FILE Media Art 2010, Sao Paulo.Premiered at Illustrative09, Berlin.