A Journal of Insomnia

A Journal of Insomnia

  The National Film Board of Canada’s pioneering Digital Studio(French Program) engaged Culture Shock to position the world premiere of a unique nocturnal online experience A JOURNAL OF INSOMNIA, (nfb.ca/insomnia) a new web-based interactive documentary...
Insomnia Installation

Insomnia Installation

A JOURNAL OF INSOMNIA is a multiplatform project that also lives outside the web as an itneractive installation. A black box in the centre of a darkly lit room. A small discrete door to enter the box. Inside, the public is invited to live the insomniac’s point of...
Insomnia Trailer (01:47)

Insomnia Trailer (01:47)

The Net never sleeps. It is always daytime somewhere—and night-time somewhere else. The Internet is insomnia. A Journal of Insomnia invites insomniacs to collaborate in a web-based reflection on what keeps them up at night. This interactive documentary offers an...
Bear 71 / NFB

Bear 71 / NFB

Culture Shock was tasked with helping the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) to gain awareness for the interactive documentary Bear 71, produced by NFB’s award winning Interactive Studio and premiered at the Sundance New Frontiers program. Through Bear 71,...
Volta NY

Volta NY

This was the second year Culture Shock partnered with Volta NY on curating special projects at the fair. We presented BOOM!:Boomboxes, iPads and Audiovisual Interfaces, a good old-fashioned celebration of technology, creativity, physicality, and art. The exhibition...
Vimeo Festival + Awards

Vimeo Festival + Awards

The Vimeo Festival + Awards introduced four new categories to their lineup of online video categories for the second annual Awards this year. Judgement was extended to videos in advertising, fashion, lyrical, and action sports. Celebrity judges James Franco, Aziz...
DIY Days

DIY Days

On March 3rd, 2012, Reboot Stories held its 10th annual DIY Days: a social sandbox for innovation. DIY Days strives to facilitate creative sustainability through education, co-creation, and experimentation. Culture Shock teamed up with Lance Weiler of the National...
Bear 71 (02:34)

Bear 71 (02:34)

Bear 71 Live observes and records the intersection of humans, nature and technology in a live, Internet connected event. Questioning how we see the world through the lens of technology, this multi-user, interactive story blurs the line between the wild world and the...
Vimeo Frame

Vimeo Frame

FRAME is a series of moving image artworks created by 18 video artists & curated by Vimeo and Culture Shock during Art Basel Miami Beach 2011.