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This Addictive New Game Is Like Minecraft, But with GIFs

"GIPHY World," an experimental new project from the internet GIF directory, is a trippy and fun new way to use GIFs.
Beckett Mufson
8.30.18
new media

Two Star-Crossed Chatbots Are Having a Conversation via Google Translate

Two chatbots attempt to converse in Swedish and Italian in artist Jonas Eltes' 'Lost in Computation.'
Kevin Holmes
7.20.17
felt zine

These Neo-Noir Digital Still Lifes Are Filled With Existential Dread

Italian media designer notawave reflects on the loneliness of mortality in the 36th issue of FELT Zine.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.24.17
SURVEILLANCE

This Scary Smart Collar Will Slowly Take Over Your Life

A Hong Kong art collective is making people think twice about society's obsession with wearables.
Maya-Roisin Slater
6.1.17
felt zine

A Brazilian New Media Artist’s Utopian Net Art Dreams

The 32nd issue of FELT Zine features dynamic glitch art compositions by digital artist TÙ.ÚK’Z.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.20.17
50 states of art

POV: Young Artists Fight an Uphill Battle in Seattle | #50StatesofArt

Julia Greenway, the Director of Interstitial in Seattle, WA, on the challenge of being an early-career artist in Seattle.
Julia Greenway
4.26.17
50 states of art

POV: Young Artists Fight an Uphill Battle in Seattle | #50StatesofArt

Julia Greenway, the Director of Interstitial in Seattle, WA, on the challenge of being an early-career artist in Seattle.
Julia Greenway
4.26.17
Installation

Watch a Skyscraper of Light Erupt from a Live Data Sculpture

Ouchhh's new 'iOTA' installation was inspired by psychics and the origin of geometry.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.24.17
calligraffiti

Activists Are Projecting Digital "Calligraffiti" Onto Walls in Berlin

Combining traditional calligraphy with graffiti, the young art form comes to Germany with a mission.
DJ Pangburn
3.9.17
retrospectives

Omission Is Murder for Feminist Media Art Pioneer Lynn Hershman Leeson

'Civic Radar,' a major Hershman Leeson retrospective, opens in San Francisco.
Kelsey Lannin
3.8.17
CGI art

This Virtual Reality Trip Inside an Artist's Body Is Like the Magic School Bus on Mushrooms

Go deep—real deep—with 'Self Portrait (Interior)' by Theo Triantafyllidis.
DJ Pangburn
2.21.17
Video Games

Enter an ‘Alien Afterlife’ Inside a Video Game Installation

Aliens and the Tibetan Book of the Dead collide in artist Jeremy Couillard’s latest new media installation.
DJ Pangburn
2.19.17