The Rules          
NODE13 Forum for Digital Arts

Direction and program
February 2013, Frankfurter Kunstverein

NODE13 Forum for Digital Arts was the 3rd edition of the Frankfurt based biannual design and technology festival, which I founded back in 2008.

NODE13 came with the keynote ‘The Rules’. Together with artists and technologists we investigated the correlation of working with rules of the computer and the transformative processes in our society.

Exhibition 'The Rules'        

Exhibiting artists: Geoffrey Lillemon, Memo Akten, Rainer Kohlberger, Marcin Nowicki & Katarzyna Nestorowicz, Gabriel Shalom & Patrizia Kommerell, Rafaël Rozendaal, Kyle McDonald & Elliot Woods, Robert Mathy, Julian Oliver, Daniel Schwarz, Evy Schubert, Gabriel Hošovský, Ivo Schüssler, Kathrin Stumreich,
Curation: Eno Henze

Symposium 'The Rules'        

Lecturers: Gabriel Shalom, Joanne McNeil, Philipp Kleinmichel, Rafaël Rozendaal, Kyle McDonald, Alex McLean, Julian Oliver, Niklas Treutner, Chair: Dr. Andreas Broeckmann


Facade Mapping, Multiscreen Setups, Software engineering patterns with vvvv, physics based interaction, Kinect, multi-touch gesture recognition, Arduino, Motor Control, Robotics, Projection Mapping on Moving Objects, Quadro Copters, Art and Brainwaves, Folding & cutting paper with vvvv.. and many more...

Live Performances         

Novi_sad + Ryoichi Kurokawa – Sirens, Daniel Schwarz & Edisonnoside - Imposition, Leaving the Planet, LiveCoding with Alex McLean

About NODE         

NODE is an international reowned festival for digital arts and culture. The Forum emerged from the community around the multipurpose toolkit vvvv. It’s a week long rush of A/V performances and exhibitions by artists of the digital and analog media scene from all around the world. For more information please visit:

Studio David Brüll
Frankfurt / Berlin, Germany.