tick   useless programmed environments by moritz greiner petter tick   useless programmed environments by moritz greiner petter
jan 29, 2013

tick useless programmed environments by moritz greiner petter

‘tick’ – useless programmed environments by moritz greiner-petterimage courtesy moritz greiner-petter



in an attempt to try embedding the notion of uselessness, extravagance and non-intentionality in programmed environments, moritz greiner-petter has developed ‘tick’ – a parasite application that augments the interaction with personal computers by arbitrarily curling mouse movements from time to time.


included within ‘precise ambiguities’ – the project correlates to a number of other metaphorical artifacts that reflect on our ability to relate to the world and its phenomena through the tools we create. the collection of self-critical ‘tools of thought’ are exhibited in a behavioral form of their own conceptual limits and blind spots.


you can download the tick application for mac iOS here.



‘tick’video courtesy moritz greiner-petter



gestural control

image courtesy moritz greiner-petter



image courtesy moritz greiner-petter



‘tick’ detailimage courtesy moritz greiner-petter




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