Archives for posts tagged ‘text’

Jeremiah Johnson

Jeremiah Johnson Work from Void Gaze. “VOID GAZE is an interactive text experience with an accompanying series of computer drawings by Jeremiah Johnson. In the style of early text adventure games, the player uses words to interact with the gameworld by entering them at a command prompt. Themes related to vision and sight run throughout […]

Nik Davez

Nik Daves Work from d PlsUR of d Txt. “There are many different types of intelligence and this book aims to confuse anyone who holds on to our dusty, outdated academic assumptions. This book is an attempt at an Esperanto equivalent for our differing intelligences.” Nik DAvEz Text messaging has often been treated by our […]

Ted Davis

Ted Davis Work from TEXT2IMAGE “TEXT2IMAGE is an online tool by Ted Davis that does exactly what the name describes, but in a different way than one might expect. Rather than creating a typographic based image of the text submitted, TEXT2IMAGE renders an abstract image that is the translation of the given input. The results remain […]

Matt Hilger

Matt Hilger Work from his oeuvre. “the statement (above) like the work is meant to clumsily with what it is and what is isn’t and what can be built by those productive communications, most notably at a level with how a this ‘otherthing’ translates the ‘thing’ it index’s. Taking place with in a practice that […]

Hassan Rahim

Hassan Rahim Work from Let it Fall. “A design experiment focusing on the way in which images, through juxtaposition and context, lose, gain, and shift meaning. Restricted to one folder of randomly selected JPEGS and one standard font, an album cover was created for each individual track of an iTunes playlist, with time spent on […]

Ofer Wolberger

Ofer Wolberger Work from Covers “Ofer xeroxed old, cloth-bound book covers creating a complete black and white book. by isolating each book title and removing it from its literary context, Ofer allowed the simplicity of the word, the font, and the design to reveal itself.” – i heart photograph

Jason Huff

Jason Huff Work from AutoSummarize and The Story of Art. Huff is showing in .gif .jpg .png .tif tomorrow night at HERE - 145 Sixth Avenue (entrance on Dominick St., one block South of Spring St.). Check it out - Thursday, March 3, 5-7PM. “In the midst of the Internet excitement over the meme “I Write Like,” (does […]

Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries

Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries Work from their oeuvre. Check here, here, here and here. “YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES (YHCHI) is a two-artist collective based in Seoul, South Korea. Using Flash animation techniques, they create fast-moving, text-based artworks that are synchronized with original scores. Using a seemingly simple format—texts on monochromatic backgrounds—YHCHI weaves complex and evocative […]

Mel Bochner

Mel Bochner Works from Misunderstandings (A Theory of Photography) and a few extras. “HANS ULRICH OBRIST: And transgenerational too. Before we were talking about misunderstandings, (and I was curious about this in relation to science and engineering) there can sometimes be productive misunderstandings, and this was just at the moment that you made the amazing […]