Googlematism - Ole Fach, 2014. Artist Turns the Google Art Project’s Blurry Canvases Into Hazy Abstract Paintings. For his ongoing “Copyrights” project , the British artist Phil Thompson has actual paintings manufactured based on the copyright-restricted — and therefore blurred out — images of paintings found on the Google Art Project . After taking screenshots of the Mark Rothko -like, distorted artworks, Thompson orders large-scale oil reproductions of the works from the Dafen Oil Painting Village in China, which has recently been caught up in internet censorship problems with Google. “The internet provides a huge amount of material which otherwise would be unattainable to most people,” the artist told Wired . “It has led to a lot of creativity — whether it is with memes or highly skilled photoshop jobs — everyone is now able to create and edit images.”
Google Art Project: Phil Thompson Talks Copyright Issues And Outsourcing Chinese Talent (PHOTOS) British artist Phil Thompson has imagined a playful way to address issues of appropriation and ownership in the art world.
The mind behind projects like "Getty Oil Paintings" and "Hallstatt, China" has taken to recreating the artworks he finds on Google Art Project -- an archive of over 45,000 works of art online. AmbientTV.NET. Klangfiguren – Material Tweet. Netart or notart? Totally Fucking Radical. Molly Dilworth - projects. August 2010, Google Earth view of 16 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn NY Paintings for Satellites I have an inclination to work with materials that have had an obvious life before I use them; it's a challenge and a pleasure to make something from nothing.
In the last year my practice has grown out of the studio in the form of large-scale rooftop paintings for Google Earth. This project uses materials from the waste stream (discarded house paint) to mark a physical presence in digital space. My work is generally concerned with human perception of current conditions; the Paintings for Satellites are specifically concerned with the effects of the digital on our physical bodies. All my work begins a series of rules derived from existing conditions. As this project proliferates, it will take two forms - a community model, using local volunteers and paint from the waste stream and a design/build model, using solar-reflective paint, solar panels and green roofing contractors.
Mapmaker, Artist, or Programmer? Some people look at the abundance of urban data out there and see an academic research paper.
Others maybe see a table or a graph or a chart. Self-proclaimed "map geek" Eric Fischer sees some of the most intriguing maps and spatial images found on the Internet, just waiting to be created. "Ultimately, almost everything I have been making tries to take the dim, distant glimpse of the real world that we can see through data and magnify some aspect of it in an attempt to understand something about the structure of cities," he says. "I don't know if that comes through at all in the actual products, but it is what they are all building toward. " The 39-year-old Fischer, who lives in Oakland, developed his cartographic interest while at the University of Chicago, when he came across the windy city's 1937 local transportation plan.
Janet Sobel by Chandler McWilliams, Jackson Pollock by Miltos Manetas, original design by Stamen, press any key to s. David Morgan-Mar - DM's Esoteric Programming Languages - Piet. Introduction Piet is a programming language in which programs look like abstract paintings.
The language is named after Piet Mondrian, who pioneered the field of geometric abstract art. I would have liked to call the language Mondrian, but someone beat me to it with a rather mundane-looking scripting language. Oh well, we can't all be esoteric language writers I suppose. Design Principles Program code will be in the form of abstract art. Language Concepts Colours Piet uses 20 distinct colours, as shown in the table at right. Additional colours (such as orange, brown) may be used, though their effect is implementation-dependent. Codels. Thomas Schoch - Obfuscated Programming – Piet. Jerome Saint-Clair (01010101) Arend deGruyter-Helfer. Echappées culturelles. (Dina Kelberman) GIF-iti Is Street Art That You Can See Only Online.
An artist's quest to make art tailored to the Internet, in the physical spaces of modern Los Angeles, London, and Newcastle That up there might look like some very cool but not particularly unusual street art.
And that's pretty much what it is, if you were to see it on the London street where it lives. Net Art by Scott Blake. Barcode Marilyn Monroe.
Bar Code Marilyn Monroe, Scott Blake, 2011 “This is my Barcode Marilyn Monroe portrait made with 1,944 barcodes. I used the UPC barcodes from DVDs of the 22 films in which the actress appeared. There is a video projector behind the print, so when a barcode is scanned, the projector highlights a precise column of barcodes. Each time a barcode is scanned, the video monitor plays a short clip from corresponding Marilyn Monroe films.” (Scott Blake) – agnesdelmotte
Jennifer Dewalt. Raquel meyers. 11 Net Artists You Should Know. “Internet art” has been around as long as long as the Internet itself.
Top Expiring Internet Artists - Guido Segni, 2013.