Internet

Videos

We are the Transparent Machines™

We are the Transparent Machines™

Posted November 19th, 2013

Internet, Videos

Our society is obsessed with the conflicting concepts of transparency and privacy. We are “outraged” by the actions of the NSA, yet continue to willfully upload more and more of our personal information to Facebook and Google. This film explores the contradictory nature of our… Read More

Networking

“Moon” by Ai Weiwei and Olafur Eliasson

“Moon” by Ai Weiwei and Olafur Eliasson

Posted November 12th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Drawing, Internet, Networking

Artists Ai Weiwei and Olafur Eliasson have launched their Moon project, a platform where users can browse a rotating orb and cover it with their drawings. Moon was launched at the Falling Walls Conference, Berlin, 9 November 2013. Official Info: The instant a touch is… Read More

Internet

Amazon Art – The New Marketplace for Art is open now

Amazon Art – The New Marketplace for Art is open now

Posted August 6th, 2013

Art Dealers, Art History, Art Market, Business, Internet

Amazon Art just launched. The rumours were true then and this new market place for art from some of the world’s finest galleries will sure shake up the art market in general. For the launch 40,000 works from more than 4,500 artists including Dali, Hirst… Read More

Networking

Art Rules – A Twitter for Art

Art Rules – A Twitter for Art

Posted August 1st, 2013

Contemporary Art, England, Internet, Networking

A new social media platform for the Institute of Contemporary Arts is coming up. Artists and ICA members like Tracey Emin and Jeremy Deller have already been busy testing the site and submitting their own ‘art rules’ to encourage debate with the art community. The… Read More

Museums

British Museum and Penn Museum launch website of excavations in Iraq

British Museum and Penn Museum launch website of excavations in Iraq

Posted July 30th, 2013

Internet, Iraq, Museums

The British Museum and the Penn Museum are embarking on a dynamic digital collaboration, made possible with $1.28 million in lead support from the Leon Levy Foundation that will provide unprecedented access to the archaeology of the ancient kingdom of Ur. This new online resource… Read More

South America

P-Squared Gallery sells prints from Latin American and Latina/o artists

P-Squared Gallery sells prints from Latin American and Latina/o artists

Posted July 25th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Internet, Prints, South America

Showcasing limited edition prints, P-Squared Gallery launches today as the go-to online art gallery exclusively featuring contemporary artists of Latin American heritage. As a curated boutique site, P-Squared Gallery offers high-quality digital prints priced to engage all levels of collectors while also generating income for… Read More

Sculptures

The Venus of Google

The Venus of Google

Posted July 12th, 2013

Digital Art, Internet, Mashups, Sculptures

The Venus of Google was ‘found’ via a Google search-by-image, googling a photograph taken of an object artist M Plummer-Fernandez had been handed over in a game of exquisite corpse. The Google search returned visually similar results, one of these being an image of a… Read More

USA

SFMOMA publishes digital catalogue of works by Robert Rauschenberg

SFMOMA publishes digital catalogue of works by Robert Rauschenberg

Posted July 10th, 2013

Collections, Internet, Museums, USA

Continuing its pioneering use of technology, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art has published its first online collection catalogue, the Rauschenberg Research Project, which features nearly 90 works by artist Robert Rauschenberg that are part of the museum’s permanent collection. Accessed through SFMOMA’s website,… Read More

Internet

The New World of Net Art

The New World of Net Art

Posted July 5th, 2013

Digital Arts, Internet

Image taken from globalmove.us / A animated drawing on Google Maps on random locations. Click the image for the animated version. Over the course of three months in 2011, a group of students at the University of California, Berkeley, regularly logged on to their Facebook… Read More