Platoon Cultural Development

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ONYX ASHANTI
MUSIC

ONYX ASHANTI
MUSIC FROM THE MATRIX

Incorporating gestural controls, color codes for different musical elements, CAD (computer aided design) and 3D printing, Ashanti’s music is just as rewarding to listen to as it is to watch him perform or to investigate his methods for making it. »

PUSSYKREW
DESIGN / ARTS

PUSSYKREW
DREAMS MADE REAL

Pussykrews 3D printed works are blurring the borders between the virtual and the physical in a new materialism, and the white walls of the gallery serve only to emphasize that confusion. »

LICHTGRENZE
DESIGN / ARTS

LICHTGRENZE
DECONSTRUCTING THE WALL

For the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, brothers Christopher and Marc Bauder created a poignant reminder both of the wall itself and its fall in the shape of a 15 kilometer-long line of 7000 LED lamps. »

DO YOUNG JUN
DESIGN

DO YOUNG JUN
FRUITARIAN SOCIETY

In the anthropomorphized sculptures of Seoul-based, Korean artist Do Young Jun, objects come alive: Watermelon ninjas after battle, exhibitionist peapods, cruel monarch strawberries surveying their kingdom atop a cake. »

Istanbul United The Movie
POLITICS

Istanbul United The Movie
Enemies join for freedom

In Istanbul United we see the most intense of foes brought together, overcoming their differences to unite their strengths and defend peaceful protestors in the face of the brutality of the police for a cause even larger than football. »

EYESECT
DESIGN / ARTS

EYESECT
A GLIMPSE OF THE UNKNOWN

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like if your eyes were on the sides of your head in an insect-like fashion instead of facing forward, EYESECT can provide the answer. »

Submit Your Project

At PLATOON we are always scanning the activities of our worldwide network. Additionally, as there are so many interesting projects continuously in the making, we are inviting PLATOON MEMBERS to submit their works to our editorial team for possible features in the magazine and on the website.

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