Screenshot from the Biophilia app Open the app and you're presented with a galaxy of Bjrkesque shapes and squiggles, with song titles scattered around the screen. Click on Cosmogony or Crystalline and the song opens within the app, and after a brief introduction it asks you to buy the song even though the app is initially free.Bjork's Biophilia, an interactive album released on iOS and Android, has become the first downloadable app to join MoMA's permanent collection. First released in 2011 (and still available for sale), the album allows listeners to contribute to songs by playing with interactive onscreen visuals. bjork app biophilia
Jul 19, 2011 download the app: words: sjn& bjrk narration: david attenborough design: mm download the app from
When we first heard about Bjrk's Biophilia, the first fully realized app album ever released, we became a little bit obsessed with it, interviewing developers (including a 19yearold wunderkind), reviewing the song apps and the like. Oct 12, 2011 Bjork's iPad and iPhone applications for her album Biophilia are finally here in full. That Bjork is the first to develop an iPad app for an album is both strange and predictable. That Bjork is the first to develop an iPad appbjork app biophilia Biophilia challenges the way we think about music. Here, for the first time, is a music album that exploits the multimedia capabilities of mobile interactive technologies. Biophilia was developed by Bjrk in collaboration with interactive artist and app developer Scott Snibbe, and Bjrk's longtime design collaborators MM Paris.