Brain Waves

Performance Art

Artist Figured Out How To Control Water With Her Mind

An EEG, a few speakers, and some metal plates filled with water compose the artist's brain wave-bending installations.
Beckett Mufson
7.3.17
data art

This Painting Was Made With Someone’s Memories

A tech studio can turn your brainwaves into art with an algorithm.
Catherine Chapman
5.21.17
Art

Kaleidoscopic MRI Art Brings Beauty to Neurological Illness

Artist Elizabeth Jameson redefines her multiple sclerosis with vibrant prints of her brain.
Shelby Hartman
6.27.16
Film

Beauty Vs. Functionality? Here's How the Brain Reacts to Each

Gorgeous animations reveal a lot about the mind in Alice Dunseath's brainwave visualization.
Anya Tchoupakov
11.9.15
Art

Find Your Lost Things In Augmented Reality—Using Brainwaves

'EEG AR: Things We Have Lost' is giving a virtual home to dispossessed objects.
Tanja M. Laden
4.13.15
Art

[Exclusive] Can Brain Scans Reveal What Twins Wish They Looked Like?

Scott Chasserot continues his 'Original/Ideal' project by revealing the ideal self-images of two twin brothers.
Beckett Mufson
4.7.15
Art

[2014 in Review] The Best of Everything

2014 was a marvelous year for modern creativity.
TCP Staff
12.31.14
Art

[Best of 2014] The Year in Brains

The brain made big waves in 2014.
Becky Chung
12.5.14
Design

This is Your Brain on Beautiful Architecture

A recent fMRI study suggests that better architecture can give you deeper moments of personal reflection.
Becky Chung
11.14.14
Design

A Team Of Artists Are 3D-Printing Their Emotions As Abstract House Decorations

Estudio Guto Requena are physically manifesting the brainwaves that represent strong human emotion as fruit bowls, lampshades, and vases.
Beckett Mufson
8.29.14
Art

Artist Manipulates Water With The Power Of Her Mind

Artist Lisa Park's performative piece <i>Eunoia</i> uses an EEG sensor and her brain to interact with dishes of water.
Olivia Chow
6.10.13