COSMOS is a flagship international artists commission and residency for Lovell Telescope. Produced by Abandon Normal Devices, commissioned by Jodrell Bank Observatory, bluedot, SHIFT and Abandon Normal Devices. Supported by the University of Manchester, Rhizomatiks Research, Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation, Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, and with public funds from Arts Council England. LiDAR* scans of the Lovell Telescope used in the production of COSMOS are provided by Arup.
Celestial Frequencies was created following COSMOS 2017, the international artists commission and residency for Lovell Telescope, Jodrell Bank Observatory.
Celestial Frequencies has been created following COSMOS 2017, the
international artists commission and residency for Lovell Telescope,
Jodrell Bank Observatory.
Direction, Sound & Visual Programming: Daito Manabe (Rhizomatiks Research)
Sound design: Setsuya Kurotaki (Rhizomatiks Research)
Visual Programming: Satoshi Horii (Rhizomatiks Research), You Tanaka
Interaction Unit Design: Takahito Hosono(Rhizomatiks Architecture)
Visual Animation Management: Takao Inoue (Rhizomatiks Research)
Production Management (Japan): Nozomi Yamaguchi (Rhizomatiks
Research), Ayumi Ota (Rhizomatiks Research), Rina Watanabe
Special Thanks: quino grafix Co,.Ltd.
Production: Rhizomatiks co., ltd.
Production Management (UK): Gabrielle Jenks, Ruth McCullough and Sarah
Blaszczok (Abandon Normal Devices) Ben Robinson and Roxy Robinson
(From the Fields)
Projection Mapping/Production: Bluman Associates
Astrophysical Data: Professor Tim O'Brien, Dr. Rene Breton, Dr. Sally
Cooper, Dr. Patrick Weltevrede (Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics,
The University of Manchester)