die Wabe

die Wabe, analog interactive sculpture by Dominik Jais

Die Wabe (German for „the comb“) is an analog (or even digital) interactive sculpture (installation?) especially created for the landing of the C74 in November 2015.


Fortress of solidarity selector

Fortress of solidarity selector - interactive installation

The „Fortress of solidarity selector“ is an interactive video platform. The user puts a color stick into a tube to play and watch videos. The player starts as soon as one of the color sticks is put into the tube. The 3d-printed tube and the color stick lights during the playback.

It is important to note that all parts expect the 3d-prints are abandoned materials like mc cases, found wood plates, etc.


you and me

interactive installation using LCD + Arduino

the question whether the viewer of the object is viewing the object or not. It is made of 3d-printed parts, an infrared sensor and an Arudino


A question of speach

interactive Floppy disk sculpture by Dominik Jais

The interactive sculpture "A question of speach" shows how people react to a continuous low fidelity playback of recordings of famous speaches of the 20th century. They have the choice to passively listen to the recording, or take action to stop the playback. In order to stop the playback two people have to interact with the sculpture simultaneously. They must stand on the opposite sides closer than 50 cm to the sculpture. Once either leaves their position the playback continues.


Shapes of mine

Shapes of mine - interactiv generative art installation by Dominik Jais

Shapes of mine is an interactive installation, precisely it is interactive generative art. Reading the sensor data of the wii nunchuck and transferring them into user generated art (interactive generative art). Combines an Arduino with processing. It is an reflection on the fragments of time. Used in the room-in-room installation C74 for simulating hyperspace.


Icons of Speed I

Art made of Hard drive parts - modern and contemporary - Icons of Speed

Distance sensor meassuring the distance of the viewer to the object. Once the viewer reaches a certain point of distance the hard drive motor starts spinning the hard drive plate.


Icons of Speed II

Icons of Speed - interactiv sculpture, modern and contemporary

The Icons of Speed series is an interactive object made of hard drive motors and hard drive plates.


Kawaii me

Kawaii me - Floppy disk sculpture
Kawaii me - Floppy disk sculpture

Floppy disk 88 dot LED-Matrix


enjoy the silence

interactive installation about the Snowden whistle blowing scandal

"Enjoy the silence" is an interactive beamer installation about peoples choice. The viewer has a choice weather the bad words like NSA, Prism, Tempora, etc. are in foreground or the viewer interacts and reveals the good words.


this aint manhattan

old mc cases made a lamp - interactive sculpture made of abandoned materials

“This aint Manhattan” is a 3 layer interactive sculpture - a tower made of MC cases. Each layer reflects a value represented by symbols: religion, money or work. 3 sonar sensors arranged around the sculpture measures the distance between viewer and object. Each sensor is connected to one of the layers. If the measured distance reaches a certain point the corresponding layer lights up.