Sunday, December 31, 2017

$500K Toronto subway digital art installation kept offline over hate speech fears

Toronto's transit authority is refusing to turn on the $500,000 interactive digital art installation it commissioned for one of its new subway stations.

Called LightSpell, the giant ceiling display that hangs over Pioneer Village station lets the public type out eight-letter messages and broadcast them in bright lights above...read more.

Monday, December 18, 2017

Hyundai Philippines awards winners of Digital Art Competition

Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) has taken a step beyond motoring by holding the recently concluded Hyundai Digital Art Competition. HARI hopes to support and empower local artists through the competition, which is said to conrtibute greatly to the economy.  Read more.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Punny Artist Creates Unexpected Combinations That Weirdly Make a Lot of Sense

Californian graphic designer Randy Lewis uses Photoshop to combine photos of unexpected objects, creating surreal digital art that tricks the mind and eye. With a playful imagination and a pun-tastic sense of humor, his colorful creations in his This or That series are often literal depictions of words.  Read more.