Kosmologym is an art and game design collective. Our games challenge players to encounter others (human and more than human) and place human bodies in physical relationships to global systems.
GOVERNORS ISLAND • NYC, NY USA • 2021
Now you can play Dirtball on Governors Island. Dirtball is a re-imagined basketball court where humans, plants, animals, minerals and microorganisms play together to nurture soil and fight climate change at the same time.
DIRTBALL: FRUITING BODY
ART PROSPECT • ONLINE/ONSITE HARRISONBURG, VA, US • 2020
Dirtball: Fruiting Body is a structural prototype of a soil monitoring buoy in the form of a giant overturned mushroom where the sky scratching mycelium host miniature components of a Dirtball court and a flag for the future DIY Dirtball.
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Martin Dance is a purple martin hotel with a two-person head mounted labyrinth. Players collaboratively navigate the labyrinth by moving their bodies and trace the migration of a purple martin from the Amazonian rainforest to Erie, PA, USA. An accompanying soundtrack is composed from the song of migrating purple martins.
VEGA • COPENHAGEN, DK • 2019
ASSEMBALL offers players a physical way to explore human organizational structures by precariously binding them together. Jerseys and connectors turn teams into representation of various organizations.
The Long Dash: Copenhagen is a collaborative choreographic climate change resiliency game. The game focuses on the impact of sea level rise and the potential of positive cumulative actions of the three generations between now and 2100.
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FRANCONIA SCULPTURE PARK • SHAFER, MN, USA • 2019
Dirtball is an invitation to a game that is always going on beneath our feet. The court invites you to join this soil making game along with birds, bugs, plants, minerals and weather.
BARTRAM'S GARDEN • PHILADELPHIA, PA, USA • 2019
With marble mazes and head mounted labyrinths Plastic Dance explores the path of plastic from the streets of Philadelphia through streams and sewers to the Schuylkill and Delaware Rivers and then the North Atlantic Gyre.
ARTS PROSPECT • SAINT PETERSBURG, RF • 2018
Tasty Score turns recipes into an interactive percussion performance played with kitchen tools.
THE LONG DASH: PHILADELPHIA
Philadelphia Science Festival • PHILADELPHIA, PA, US • 2018
The Long Dash is a collaborative climate change choreographic challenge.
DEN FRIE • COPENHAGEN, DK • 2018
Kosmologym: Gym is an experimental ethics gym. Kosmologym: Gym’s five games explore human relationships to each other/animals, plants, institutions and minerals.