Random links about Art & Technology

Body Paint

Body Paint...

Body Paint by Mehmet Akten is an interactive installation and performance allowing users to paint on a virtual canvas with their body, interpreting…

Petra Cortright

Petra Cortright...

Petra Cortright is a young artist living in Santa Barbara (California). Her work, consisting in digital images and videos, is both conceptually deep…

Color Field Paintings

Color Field Painting...

Inspired by “Color Field Painting” movement, a style of abstract painting that emerged in New York City during the 1940s and 1950 (the definition is…

Vol Libre

Vol Libre...

This film, named Vol Libre, was presented by Loren Carpenter at the SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference in 1980. It is the world’s first fractal…

Building Rome in a Day

Building Rome in a D...

Bulding Rome in a Day is part of the Community Photo Collections project at the University of Washington – GRAIL Lab…

HasCanvas

HasCanvas...

HasCanvas, developed by Robert O’Rourke, is a tool for creating and sharing Processing sketches and runs on John Resig’s Processing.js…

555 KUBIK

555 KUBIK...

“How it would be, if a house was dreaming”. The conception of 555 Kubik consistently derives from its underlying architecture – the theoretic…

Pa++ern

Pa++ern...

Pa++ern is a project by Daito Manabe and Motoi Ishibashi. Originally created for the exhibition at B-Gallery (Tokyo), the work is a combination…

Unpixelated

Unpixelated...

In Japanese porn, it is required by law that the male and female genitalia be blurred to obscure it from sight. The fogging of the sexually explicit area…

Newton Virus

Newton Virus...

Named after the father of modern mechanics, the Newton Virus by Troika introduces the concept of gravity causing your desktop to behave exactly as it would…

Murmur Study

Murmur Study...

Murmur Study, by Christopher Baker, is an installation that examines the rise of micro-messaging technologies such as Twitter and Facebook’s status…

iPod Bra For Living Sculpture

iPod Bra For Living ...

Video-documentation of a performance piece by Holly Lester. The work, inspired by the 1969 Moorman/Paik collaboration “TV Bra for Living Sculpture”…

Robot Dreams

Robot Dreams...

Kunsthaus Graz and the Museum Jean Tinguely, Basel are organising a symposium on the subject of robotics in the context of art. The event will explore…

AIDS-3D

AIDS-3D...

AIDS-3D is a Berlin-based collective whose work touches on both technological utopianism and digital kitsch. Their installations, performances…

Songs About Rainbows

Songs About Rainbows...

Songs About Rainbows, by JK Keller, is an Apple OS X application that will color your files and folders using the Finder’s labels. It will ask you…

Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia Britann...

In this 1971 film, using one frame of film for each page of the thirtytwo-volume set, conceptual artist John Latham transforms Encyclopedia Britannica…

Wikipedia in print

Wikipedia in print...

Artist Rob Matthews turned Wikipedia into a physical object. A very tall book, composed by 5000 pages, fully printed with Wikipedia Featured Articles…

Open Source Embroidery

Open Source Embroide...

The Open Source Embroidery project includes workshops and exhibitions which investigate how the open source software development model has…

The Internet Pavilion

The Internet Pavilio...

At the 53rd Venice Biennial, a completely new pavilion will be presented – the Internet Pavilion. With the theme for this year’s biennial, “Making Worlds”…

Justin Kemp

Justin Kemp...

Justin Kemp is a young artist living in Northampton, Massachussets. His website contains all his video and photo works since 2007…

Mass Ornament

Mass Ornament...

Mass Ornament, by Natalie Boochkin, is a video installation in which hundreds of clips from YouTube of people dancing alone in their rooms…

Dear Esther

Dear Esther...

Dear Esther, an Half-Life 2 mod, is part of a research project based at the University of Portsmouth, UK. The aim was to use Source to create…

Hyperlucid

Hyperlucid...

Reality is not the one we were used to anymore. Media infiltrate it more and more, and fill up our dreams, which usually come when our eyes are open…

A Matter of Time

A Matter of Time...

Postmasters Gallery in New York is hosting an exhibition of new works by new media art pioneer Wolfgang Staehle. “A Matter of Time”…

Upskirt

Upskirt...

Upskirt is an ongoing project that explores sexuality, representation, voyeurism, beauty, and gender roles in a graphic environment…

Computer Baroque

Computer Baroque...

Computer Baroque is an online exhibition, curated by Richard Wright and hosted by Animate Projects. The show includes a selection of defining works…

Spreadtweet

Spreadtweet...

Spreadtweet is a downloadable software that gives your Twitter page a spreadsheet look. Written by Elliott Kember, this program is designed…

LPM 2009

LPM 2009...

From 28th to 31st of May 2009, at Brancaleone in Rome, will take place the seventh edition of LPM – Live Performers Meeting…

Thru You

Thru You...

Israeli funk musician and producer Kutiman mixed an entired album from samples of YouTube videos. The website Thru You features seven…

Rhizome Splashback

Rhizome Splashback...

Rhizome.org introduced splash pages to its web site in 1998 in order to display artwork with greater immediacy. Splash art occupied the entire browser…

Status Project

Status Project...

“The Status Project” is the title of the first italian solo show by Heath Bunting, a british artist considered one of the founding fathers of…

Tag ties and affective spies

Tag ties and affecti...

The online exhibition Tag ties & affective spies (organized by National Museum of Contemporary Art of Athens and curated by Daphne Dragona)…

The Path

The Path...

The Path is a short horror game – developed by Auriea Harvey & Michaël Samyn’s Tale of Tales – inspired by older versions of Little Red Ridinghood…

David Horvitz

David Horvitz...

“For all of 2009 I will send out small texts of simple instructional ideas through the mailing list below. I will also post screenshots of them on…

Ryan Trecartin

Ryan Trecartin...

Ryan Trecartin is one of the most innovative young artists working with video today. Trecartin’s fantastical video narratives seem to be conjured…

Mark Essen

Mark Essen...

Mark Essen is a game artist living in Los Angeles and he recently received his B.A. from Bard College. His games have been shown at music venues…

G33 CON

G33 CON...

Project Gentili (Prato, Italy) is hosting the first italian solo exhibition by the artist duo JODI.
For their debut JODI have developed…

Hi-res Tetris

Hi-res Tetris...

Last week Cory Doctrow posted this link on Boing Boing. It is a brilliant, absurd and unplayable version of the famous videogame Tetris…

The Syncretic Sense

The Syncretic Sense...

The first UK retrospective exhibition of the pioneering cybernetic artist Roy Ascott, curated in collaboration with i-DAT…

Birnbaum & Arcangel

Birnbaum & Arca...

This month in Artforum: “Dara Birnbaum and Cory Arcangel: In Conversation.” If the manipulation of popular imagery, once the purview…

I Would Prefer Not To

I Would Prefer Not T...

I Would Prefer Not To (A love story set in Google images) is the title of the first solo exhibition in Milan by Alterazioni Video. The relationship…

Spy Box

Spy Box...

Spy Box is a work by british artist Tim Knowles. A digital camera inside a parcel looks out through a small hole and captures images of its journey…

EXPIRATIONdate

EXPIRATIONdate...

EXPIRATIONdate is a brand new series of vectorial drawings by italian artist Mauro Ceolin. Like in previous projects, Ceolin is working on a possible…

Outside In

Outside In...

Outside In, the first Italian exhibition of US artist John F. Simon Jr, explores ten years of research into software art. Five of Simon’s pieces are on display…

Art and Code

Art and Code...

ART AND CODE is a symposium on programming environments for artists, young people, and the rest of us. The event takes place the weekend of…

ComputerMusic4Kidz

ComputerMusic4Kidz...

ComputerMusic4Kidz, by Marieke Verbiesen, is an interactive electronic music installation for kids, inviting them to explore the history…

In Real Life

In Real Life...

An exhibition that invites innovative and independent online art initiatives to each come do a 4-hour residency inside the space of a gallery, attempting…

Artzilla

Artzilla...

Artzilla.org is a web platform dedicated to the development of experimental browser software. The site collects and exhibit creative works, share code…

Please Say Something

Please Say Something...

Please Say Something is a brand new short film by David O’Reilly. According to the artist’s own words: “it’s a very simple story about a relationship…

Warhol vs Amiga

Warhol vs Amiga...

In this amazing video, Andy Warhol paints Debbie Harry on an Amiga at the Commodore product launch press conference in 1985…

Keyboard Graveyard

Keyboard Graveyard...

Oh why so serious?, a computer keyboard transformed into a symbolic language cemetery, is an artwork by Paul Chan. It is part of Alternumerics…

Impress

Impress...

Impress is the deliverance of the touch screen from its technical stiffness, coldness and rigidity. It breaks the distance in the relationship…

WoW Pod

WoW Pod...

Cati Vaucelle, Steve Shada, Marisa Jahn’s WoW Pod is an architectural space that provides and anticipates all life needs of the World of Warcraft…

Cmd+Z

Cmd+Z...

A futuristic designer (code name: Z) infiltrates the mega-design corporation headed by Commander C. Z battles the designer drone…

iPod Touch Artist

iPod Touch Artist...

French artist and videographer David Lasnier is composing paintings with the Brushes app on his iPod Touch and uploading the artwork…

The Joydick

The Joydick...

The Joydick is a wearable haptic device for controlling video gameplay based on realtime male masturbation. Through the use of…

Add-Art

Add-Art...

Add-Art is a free FireFox add-on which replaces advertising on websites with curated art images. The art shows are updated every two weeks…

The Fifth Day

The Fifth Day...

“The Fifth Day”, a project by Carlo Zanni, is a sequence of ten pictures showing a taxi ride, edited as a slide show on music by Kazimir Boyle…

MySpace portraits

MySpace portraits...

Dominic Paul Moore’s gouache and graphite drawings depict virtual profiles on MySpace, but they are not taken directly from the famous social network…

Mauritian Sunset

Mauritian Sunset...

Sandy Smith uses broken and obsolete computer equipment for her artworks. She makes them work again and then use them as building blocks…

GeoGoo

GeoGoo...

Jodi.org, the Belgian-Dutch duo pioneer of Net Art, explores the relations between the world we build through the Internet and the one…

The Big Plot

The Big Plot...

“The Big Plot”, a project by Paolo Cirio, is a romantic spy-story played on the info-sphere. Four characters will tell a story using dialogues…