Kickended by Silvio Lorusso is online database artwork archiving the Kickstarted campaigns that got not even a single penny. This competitive aesthetics of failure has been able to attract the attention of major national newspapers (from the British “The Guardian” to the Italian “Corriere della Sera”).
Pioneering generative art
Digital artists IngridMwangiRobertHutter, a collective from Kenya and Germany, have created Cryptic, a Traveler’s Diary (2007), that questions how journey and intersecting histories affect identity. Berni Searle’s Home and Away (2003) from South Africa explores large scale digital photography of her body to interrogate the notion of home and its effects on Black South Africans.