Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Curious Waters, Virtual Grass And Other Digital Apparitions

Enter a darkened gallery filled with digital apparitions. One floor ripples like water, another shivers like tall grass in the wind. Letters seem to flow in and out of a bottle and vase. A swirl of confetti responds to your gestures.  Read more.

Monday, November 27, 2017

How Split's album cover for UK band Vessels became a Best Art Vinyl nominated artwork

Electronic post-punk Leeds band Vessels’ latest album has been nominated for the Best Art Vinyl awards this year. Designed by local creative studio Split, The Great Distraction record sleeve started out as a simple brief and ended up as large-scale installation of laser lights. Read more.

Monday, November 13, 2017

3 digital artists disrupting the internet

Despite increasing access, Africa is still the most underrepresented continent on the internet, so it’s almost a radical act to be African and create digital content. Artists have come to understand the intersection between the memes, gifs and videos we digest for humour, and the strong representational importance they have. Here are three artists who are changing the status quo with their work:  Read more.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Digital arts fest returning to downtown Jacksonville, Florida

A year ago, Jessica Santiago, owner of a Jacksonville art gallery, launched an ambitious downtown art festival called ArtRepublic.

The centerpiece of the festival, which climaxed in a Friday gala at the Prime Osborn Convention Center, was the creation of...read more.