Rolf van Gelder
WELCOME
About Rolf
New media artist, mixed media painter, software engineer and web developer born in 1958, Eindhoven, NL. Living and working in Eindhoven, NL. From 1980 till 2006 he was active as a mixed media painter. You can see his paintings HERE (The paintings won’t be featured on this website; this site is focusing on his new […]
TwitCloud
TwitCloud (2017-2019)
TwitCloud is a New (Social) Media Artwork by Rolf van Gelder   TwitCloud is a live visualisation of what is going on in the world. It uses a real-time Twitter API (‘twitter4J‘). A random topic will be chosen from the top trending topics list. It uses the trending topics from the following countries: WORLD, US, […]
TweetMood
TweetMood (2019)
TweetMood is an interactive New (Social) Media Artwork by Rolf van Gelder. The artwork tries to determine, real-time, the current mood of the world. For accomplishing that, it gets the latest tweets from Twitter (more or less at random) and have them classified by an Artificial Intelligence Model (ML5). The AI model has been trained […]
Twosaic
ARTWORK
Twosaic (2019)
Twosaic (‘Twitter Mosaic’) is an interactive New (Social) Media Artwork by Rolf van Gelder Twosaic is a live visual animation of what is going on in the world. It uses a real-time Twitter API (‘twitter4J‘). A random topic will be chosen from the top trending topics list. It uses the trending topics from the following […]
Realtime History
ARTWORK
Realtime History (2018)
'Realtime History' is a New Media Artwork by Rolf van Gelder. […]
#loveu #hateu
ARTWORK
#loveU #hateU (2017)
#loveU #hateU is a New (Social) Media Artwork by Jana Astanov & Rolf van Gelder   #loveU #hateU is a live Twitter feed, showing all tweets with the hashtags #loveU or #hateU. It’s roulating the tweets in the grid: a new tweet will be added in the upper left corner, the tweet in the lower […]
EXHIBITION
SjansMachine v3.1 @ Eindhovens Film Festival, Eindhoven, NL (2014)
Date Saturday November 29, 2014 – 9:00pm till 12:00am (during the EFF party) Location NATLAB basement, Kastanjelaan 500, Eindhoven, NL Entrance Free! The SjansMachine was shown at the Eindhovens Film Festival 2014. Impressions Organized by Broet, Film Platform, Eindhoven Sponsored by Baltan Laboratories, Eindhoven   […]
EXHIBITION
SjansMachine v4.0 @ Frequentie Strijp-S, Eindhoven, NL (2014)
Date Sunday September 14, 2014, 12pm – 17pm Location NATLAB, Kastanjelaan 500, Eindhoven, NL Entrance Free! Impressions Version 4.0 of the SjansMachine has one major difference compared to version 3.0: The photo booth has been replaced by smartphone- / tablet-’selfies‘. At Frequentie Strijp-S the SjansMachine used ‘random‘-matching algorithms to match visitors who put their ‘selfie‘ on […]
EXHIBITION
SjansMachine v4.0 @ Baltan Open Labs #5, Eindhoven, NL (2014)
Date Friday September 12, 2014, 7:00 – 10:00pm Location NATLAB, Kastanjelaan 500, Eindhoven, NL Entrance Free! Impressions Version 4.0 of the SjansMachine has one major difference compared to version 3.0: The photo booth has been replaced by smartphone- / tablet-‘selfies‘. The visitors can use their own smartphone or tablet to make a ‘selfie’ of themself. […]
rvglife (2014)
EXHIBITION
RvGLife @ Internet (2014, and ongoing)
RvGLife, an Artificial Life web-art artwork by Rolf van Gelder About RvGLife All the ‘facts’ below are arbitrary… I just made them up for sake of the artwork! After reading the text below you should be able to understand what’s happening in the artwork above. For questions and / or comments you always can send […]