Digital Image Fest Episode 005
Anand Agarawala's Bump Top
30 June 2006
animator/programmer/engineer and hip-hop artist Anand
Agarawala as he gives us a backstage tour of
it's beginnings as a 2006 U of T thesis project, to
it's rise in fame through the Human-Computer
Interaction community, and rising quickly to the top
of YouTube, the Bump Top project has captured the
imagination of the computer graphics world.
describes his creative process, the theory behind
piles and desktops, and how to survive the onslaught
and learn from of the "Digg Effect".
creative pop-culture references and slick presentation
style, Anand has created a sophisticated and
physically hyper-real computer user environment that
is also easily understandable and a joy to experience.