Alex Dunbar

Motherboard Blog

You Would Really Like the Museum of Jurassic Technology

In Culver City, about four LA blocks from a place that sells used tires and and In-n-Out Burger, stands a strange landmark of the Los Angeles art scene. Opened in 1988, the Museum of Jurassic Technology is equal parts 18th century cabinet of curiosity...
Alex Dunbar
1.16.12
video

Forget About Scary Movies; These Production Logos Will Terrify You

If you’re like we are, you’ve spent untold hours working out a deep-seated fascination with TV station and production company "identity logos":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Production_logo, or idents. For those of you who weren’t babysat by a TV...
Alex Dunbar
10.31.11
Motherboard Blog

Dr. Fung's Rainbow Technique

From the country that "sold the skinned bodies of executed political prisoners":http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2006/apr/02/china.arts for use in a Barnumesque world-travelling curiosity show comes the latest innovation in oh-so-dazzling privacy invasion...
Alex Dunbar
8.15.11
Noisey

2UP

What started as images of 2UP became images about Sendai, and the devastating effect that the Tohoku earthquake had on the city.
Alex Dunbar
7.15.11
Motherboard Blog

Motherboard TV: Cory Arcangel: Video Games For Art's Sake

Anyone entering Cory Arcangel’s exhibition “Pro Tools” at New York’s Whitney Museum this week could be excused for thinking they had stepped into a technology morgue.
Alex Dunbar
5.26.11
videos

Cory Arcangel: Video Games For Art's Sake

Anyone entering Cory Arcangel’s exhibition “Pro Tools” at New York’s Whitney Museum this week could be excused for thinking they had stepped into a technology morgue.
Alex Dunbar
5.26.11
Noisey Blog

Yuck Plays "Get Away" On The Jools Holland Show

Yuck's sound is a pastiche 90s British and American indie influences. Sometimes it feels like they lift riffs directly from the Cure and Sonic Youth, but there’s something so unique about the project. Here you can see the band borrowing visual conventions
Alex Dunbar
5.25.11
Vice Blog

KIDD CREDIT IS OUR NEW FAVORITE ANIMATED RAPPER

Alex Dunbar
5.10.11
motherboard show

Crossing the Border Illegally? There's an "App" for That: A Q+A With Ricardo Dominguez

Mobile phones have become increasingly more useful as tools to guide migrants over the border.
Alex Dunbar
5.9.11
Vice Blog

JON FOY'S RESURRECT DEAD

Alex Dunbar
4.28.11
Vice Blog

REST IN VINYL

Alex Dunbar
4.27.11
Noisey Blog

Lil B Is Really, Really Not Gay. In Other News, Pick Up Lil B's New "I'm Gay" Mixtape!

Alex Dunbar
4.22.11
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