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”).
Luxo by Everyware, robot-programmed light sculptures, forms prone to time and recording http://everyware.kr/home/portfolio/luxo/
Brazilian activists hacks packages of World Cup figurines (figurines can be effective media, too) http://oglobo.globo.com/sociedade/ativistas-hackeiam-pacotes-de-figurinhas-da-copa-do-mundo-12523929
Human Error by Victoria Siemer aka Witchoria, Mac OS X notifications and warnings used for sentimental life https://www.behance.net/gallery/15086645/Human-Error-(Ongoing-Series-Updated-Weekly)
Tablet and QR code, the museum of the future: finally the (sarcastic) synthesis between compelling technology and mandatory visit to the museum.
Is the Art World Starting to ‘Get’ Digital Art? Maybe but mostly the wrong one, judging from this article on Vice http://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-art-world-is-starting-to-get-digital-art
Chinese Teens Have Found Remarkable High-Tech Ways To Cheat On Tests, hiding cameras and microphones in pen, shirts, glasses transmitting wirelessly. http://www.businessinsider.com/high-tech-ways-to-cheat-2014-6?utm_content=bufferf6819&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer
OpenXanadu, 54 years later a Xanadu online working demonstration of the original Ted Nelson hypertextual idea which precognised the World Wide Web http://xanadu.com/xanademos/MoeJusteOrigins.html
The DDS De Digitale Stad is going to resurrect for Amsterdam libraries, preserving an important online infrastructure from 1994. http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2014/0329/In-Amsterdam-web-archaeologists-excavate-a-digital-city
[openspace] wilderness, preserving abandoned blog posts. An artwork by Andrew Lyman which collects blog posts older than six years in a unified interface with abandoned places pictures with shifted colours. An overall reconstructive glitch. http://www.openspacewilderness.com
Piratbyrån and Friends, celebrating freedom of digital sharing. Exhibition about Piratbyrån and its activities including the historical Pirate Bay at Furtherfield Gallery, London, opened just before Peter Sunde, one of the organisation founders has been arrested in southern Sweden. http://furtherfield.org/programmes/exhibition/piratbyran-and-friends
Iconic landscape with digital substitution, Eric Fleischauer, Universal Paramount, 2010, digital image, http://www.ericfleischauer.com/universalparamount.shtml
Neural collection available during Beyond New Media Art event in Ljubljana (at Kino Šiška)
Camilla Sørensen and Greta Christensen treat vinyls as pure material to be physically used and manipulated in their project Vinyl terror & horror http://vinylterrorandhorror.com/vinylterrorandhorror.com/live.html
A demonstration of the Picturephone by AT&T, allowing visitors to video chat at Futurama 2, during World’s Fair in New York in 1964. http://www.star-telegram.com/2014/04/12/5732774/visions-of-1964-worlds-fair-didnt.html