Artist Projects


Marek Walczak , Martin Wattenberg

Noplace is an interactive installation and website that aggregates utopias into a shared vision of paradise. The artists have developed software that takes data, images and text from individuals via the web and uses these feeds to create virtual structures. These structures expand as utopias are added to the project. In the final installation, projected shadows on the gallery walls represent the architecture that’s evolved from the data, creating a physical browser that viewers can manipulate and transform with a wave of their hands.

Project Updates

  • 2008: The computer vision interface portion of Noplace is removed

  • 2008: Noplace premieres as part of the Synthetic Times exhibition at the National Art Museum of Beijing

  • 2008: The web component of Noplace premieres at Tate Online

  • Artists

    Marek Walczak

    Marek Walczak is an artist and architect who investigates the ways people participate in physical and virtual spaces. His projects include Apartment a…


    Martin Wattenberg

    Martin Wattenberg’s work centers on the theme of making the invisible visible. Past projects include The Shape of Song, Third Person, The Whitney…


  • Events

    Apr 13 – Dec 22, 2018
    Fallen Fruit Present "Empire" at Newcomb Art Museum

    Oct 07 – Oct 07, 2018
    Liz Glynn Presents "The Archaeology of Another Possible Future"

    Apr 30 – Sep 28, 2018
    Erika Blumenfeld's Meteor Drawings at Moody Center for the Arts

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  • Project News

    April 15, 2015
    Project Premiere: Emily Johnson's SHORE in Lenapehoking (New York City)

    April 7, 2015
    Project Premiere: Kerry Tribe Solo Exhibition "The Loste Note" at 356 Mission in Los Angeles

    March 19, 2015
    Project Premiere: Carlos Motta Launches Web-Based Project "Gender Talents"

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