And so Man made God in his image of the Ideal to justify his actions. Re all the ongoing wars and troubles with their roots in/justification by religion.
Some texts and art works that highlight the obfuscation of transmission in a multi-cultural and new media world and well worth having a look at.
Just came across the following:
Loops / Open source
This project addresses cultural memory as endangered by the computer age
Isn’t it the opposite? That the computer age actually saves / preserves / enables cultural memory? That we’ve never seen such a cultural reservoir as now? Maybe it is - as openendedgroup continue, - an age that perhaps offers a solution.
For quite some time I had a catalogue from the IDFA documentary film festival before my eyes. On the cover it said that “now it’s time to watch with your brain again.” Is that what the documentary form is about? I doubt it, yet it set my mind thinking about the documentary form.
lalalangue, which was a QTVR, has now been updated to a 360° image and is once again viewable and playable. Best viewed on desktop[View]
[net]textualities is a site where e-lit, installations, digital art, blogs, e-books and other texts are linked in a maze of underpasses, highways, rivers, bridges, tunnels that intersect in the art project Plastic Spaces whenever possible.
And there is more. Image Music Text Technology.Digital art and textual [dis]pleasures - the erratic vibrancy, evanescence and intangibility of the text/work - interfaces with the erotic body [electrified]