We Need Us

Julie Freeman 2014

We Need Us is an online artwork made with live data, animation and sound. Instead of attempting to make sense of this data, this project investigates the unique properties of the data itself through abstract forms.


Online animation, audio, open data

Data Types

Anonymised, Live, Metadata, Open, Real-time, Retrieved, Social, Temporal

About the Artist

Julie Freeman translates complex processes and data from natural sources into kinetic sculptures, physical objects, images, sound compositions and animations. Her work has been shown at leading institutions including: the Victoria & Albert museum, London’s Institute…
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