Glitch Aesthetic


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.


Nightmarish Neon Humanoids Stretch Like Laffy Taffy

Mike Pelletier's animations started from motion capture sequences, but morphed into something way creepier.


IRL Glitches Crack Customization Culture

Even electronic music production becomes abstract art in Justin Hibbs' 'Alias_Re_Covered' exhibition.


Love Birds Meet 'The Matrix' in Actress's New Music Video

"I stopped when I ran out of RAM and deleted the project file in a fit of computer rage," says director Nic Hamilton of his sixth music video for the UK electronic artist.


Artist Brings Glitch Aesthetic to Carved Wooden Sculptures

Wrap your head around Australian sculptor Paul Kaptein's warped busts, 'The Knowing' and 'The Unknowing.'


GIF Maker Distorts Found Videos into Hallucinatory Animations

Kenaim Alshatti describes his psychedelic, molten lava-esque GIFs as "motion fantasies."


Hacked Photoshop Tools Lead to Chaotically Manipulated Digital Art

Here's how Brooklyn-based artist Zach Nader turns movies and ads into gorgeous glitchy forms.


This Code-Based GIF Art Replicates Nature's Natural Algorithms

With his mesmerizing GIFs, digital media artist James Proctor lays down a virtual map of a mind in flux.


Here's What Happens When You Edit Photos Like Music

By editing image files in sound editing software Audacity, Masuma Ahuja and Denise Lu have turned travel photography into awesome glitch art.


Raquel Meyers' Vivid Artworks Are Made On A Hacked Commodore 64

The very old, very dead gaming computer is very much alive in the artworks of online fan communities.


We Talked To The Artists Who Made A Pokemon Glitch Zine

Illustrators Jordan Rosenberg and Iasmin Omar Ata create the ultimate ode to messed-up Nintendo code.


'The Motion Paradox': Kaleidoscopic VJ Visuals Mapped To Dark Electronic Beats

Grainy, greyscale graphics, from the glitch gods over at BRDG.