Conference paper Open Access

Embodiment of code

Baalman, Marije

The code we read on the screens of a livecoding performance is an expression of our compositional concepts. In this paper I reflect on the practice of livecoding from the concept of embodiment as proposed by Varela, Thompson, and Rosch
(1991): how we as coders embody the code, how machines can embody code, and how we inevitably need to deal with the physicality of the machines and our own bodies that we use in our performances, and how we adapt both our machines and bodies to enable our performances.

 

Files (749.4 kB)
Name Size
72.pdf
md5:fe505f0fe72a87baadcd7c66c78ece3f
749.4 kB Download
27
1
views
downloads
All versions This version
Views 2727
Downloads 11
Data volume 749.4 kB749.4 kB
Unique views 2626
Unique downloads 11

Share

Cite as