Rick Silva’s “Field Guide to Birds of a Parallel Future” is a comprehensive census of amazing digital creatures
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] 15Folds found an inventive way to present their monthly GIF exhibition IRL. Well, not exactly in real life as the walls of the Lyst Studios were covered with nothing but large QR Codes.
[GAME-INSPIRED] In this artistic intervention created by Georgie Roxby Smith, a female character from GTA V commits suicide over and over again in front of different audiences and at various locations, but her fatal action is only met with indifference.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] The floor of the Sacré Coeur church of Casablanca, Morocco becomes a gigantic "magic carpet" through a clever use of interactive projections. In this installation by Miguel Chevalier, the images react to the presence of the visitors and are modified by their footsteps.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] As with any technologies, laser scanning can suffer from occasional glitches. "Noise: Error In The Void", currently presented by ScanLAB Projects at the Surface Gallery in London, documents these errors through a series of videos and still images.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Spanning 745 feet between buildings of downtown Vancouver, this monumental interactive sculpture was built for TED's 30th anniversary. At night, the net made of a fiber 15 times stronger than steel comes to live as projectors illuminate the structure. Visitors are then able to interact with the sculpture to transform it into a massive crowd-controlled artwork.
[WTF] In this series of animated GIFs, the unlikely pairing of a wolf and a unicorn is represented in basic 3D against a colorful and ever-changing background. Each GIF shows us a different aspect of this odd relationship, slowly building a complete narrative recounting their adventures.
New app by Radiohead and Universal Everything invites you to a dreamy journey into your subconscious
[WEIRD APP] Based from the album "The King of Limbs", PolyFauna uses the sounds and imagery of the track Bloom. You can immerse in this abstract world and explore its different corners by tilting and turning your device. Numerous digital creatures are floating around and you can even create your own by drawing on the screen.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] These "paintings in motion" are based on real photographs which were modified using video editing and compositing tools. If they retain a somewhat human form, they also gain a more abstract and grotesque aspect.
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[CONCEPT] The project started as an experimentation with seven-segments panels, the ones you find in old digital clocks, but since the team realized it has been done before, they decided to take the concept even further and make it interactive.
The video for James Murphy remix of David Bowie’s “Love Is Lost” is a digital masterpiece with a hint of NSFW
[AGENDA] The virtual museum/online gallery/organic TV created by SPAMM and ARTE Creative to showcase the creativity of an emerging generation of digital artists will have a physical incarnation thanks to a special event taking place tonight at the SHOW OFF art fair, in Paris.
[WTF] Have you ever seen a nun cheered by her friends to down a beer? Well, neither have we, until we stumbled across James Kerr's Tumblr. His GIFs are digital collages featuring characters from early Renaissance paintings but combined with elements from today's pop culture.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] The Oculus Rift, the highly-anticipated virtual reality headset, is yet to be released but the first virtual reality art show compatible with the device is already available, courtesy of Geoffrey Lillemon.