computer art

Glitch Art
Glitch Art

These Glitched-Out Photos Look Like Paintings Made by a PC

For 'Destruction,' Berlin-based photographer Polina Efremova actually ran digital video through an old PC.
DJ Pangburn
8.25.17
felt zine
felt zine

[Premiere] This Vaporwave Godzilla Was Born in Old Software Demos

Croatian artist Filip Ugrin dug up disks of old abadonware advertised in the sleeves of PC magazines.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.6.17
Art
Art

How One MFA Program Still Pioneers Digital Innovation, 30 Years Later

Established in 1986, the MFA Computer Art at the School of Visual Arts fosters creativity in animation, motion graphics and fine art.
Eva Recinos
10.4.16
Conservation
Conservation

The Race to Save Computer-Based Art | Conservation Lab

When it comes to the conservation of computer-based art, the code has yet to be written—but a groundbreaking initiative at the Guggenheim could help establish standards for the industry.
Noémie Jennifer
9.6.16
Art
Art

Stereoscopic GIFs Get Trippy Makeovers with Neural Network Imaging

The artistic duo The Current Sea let a neural network work its magic on 3D wiggle GIFs.
DJ Pangburn
3.27.16
Art
Art

A Feminist Art Pioneer Finds Her Work on a "Man's Street"

Miriam Schapiro's "femmage" and "cunt painting" come to a New York City block once dominated by male artists.
Alina Cohen
2.15.16
Art
Art

CG Art Master Makes Algorithms Look Like Oriental Rugs

The black and white mosaics of John Green, a.k.a., Fleen, are mesmerizing.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
2.1.16
Art
Art

Turns Out 1960s Yugoslavia Was a Hotbed for Computer Art

Unfolding the story of New Tendencies, the avant-garde movement you've never heard of that championed the arrival of the computer in art.
Noémie Jennifer
8.23.15
Design
Design

Dalí and Miró Meet Digital Art in Surreal 3D Illustrations

Illustrator Daniel Aristizábal revives 20th century art movements with digital graphics in eye-popping colors.
Sami Emory
4.3.15
Art
Art

An Artist Has Made A Primitive Computer Out Of Earth Crystals, And Little Else

"Irrational Computing" by Ralf Baecker is technology in its most natural form.
Nadja Sayej
5.16.14
Art
Art

William Latham Was Making Digital Art Using 3D-Modeling Before It Was Cool

The co-creator of "Mutator," a platform to "breed" digital organisms, has been making digital art years before Cinema4D was commonplace.
Johnny Magdaleno
4.21.14
CGI
CGI

Humans As Fractured Composites Of Our Universe

With Adam Martinakis' work, we're all just dynamic mannequins floating in space.
Bogar Alonso
3.25.14