Calculating The Hyperreal Financial Concept of “Worth”

RND/ Given that apparently everything in the known, violently circumscribed monoverse of Capitalism has a price tag (ie. rational, materialist quantification), internet theorist Robert What now also calculates the hyperreal financial concept of "Worth": This conceptually artistic scenario is symbolically portrayed and signified via the following (digital) painterly ode to Jean-Paul Riopelle - which, along … Continue reading Calculating The Hyperreal Financial Concept of “Worth”

A Clean, White Tomorrowland: Towards A Critique of Syd Mead

RND/ To consider the recent death of 'visual futurist' Syd Mead and the telling lack of critical analysis of his glossy art and style. In which its sinister underlying political ideology appears to mirror that of Disney's hyper-corporate Tomorrowland: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLCHg9mUBag In my premise [..] there were these enormous structures going up 2000, 3000 feet, and … Continue reading A Clean, White Tomorrowland: Towards A Critique of Syd Mead

Cheesy 70s Style Parody Dimestore Novel Covers

RND/ to imagine 70's style parodies of superbly cheesy dimestore novel covers. Amazingly kitsch images courtesy of Baen Books, 1211 x 1920 .jpg: --- Example Reference Links Baen Books Concept Covers The Existential Dryness of Historical Fiction Paperbacks Cyberpunk Is Still Dead: L33t Amazon eBooks and Good-Bad RPG Concept Fan Art Postmodern Ladybird Books Remix … Continue reading Cheesy 70s Style Parody Dimestore Novel Covers

Stay Calm And Suffer: UK General Election Brexit Art 2019

RND/ To consider a selection of GE2019 art. Christ, how utterly depressing it all is. Fuck every dipshit that voted Tory. --- Oh, the heartwarming impossible naivety of the general voting populous - almost a nativity. --- Look, just get me the fuck out of here. The whole island has gone mad. --- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uovt1sC3rtM Oh … Continue reading Stay Calm And Suffer: UK General Election Brexit Art 2019

Paintings Of ‘Superbrutal’ Sci Fi Megastructures

RND/ To imagine paintings of 'superbrutal' megastructures - so termed, because they seem to go beyond regular Brutalism. Images via https://escapismgame.wordpress.com/ 3840 x 4008 .jpg --- Example Reference Links Imaginary Megastructures New York Megacity Morning Verticality Dark Synth series: images of Dead Cyberpunk-Vision Cities Megastructural Photoshop Remix of Gustav Wunderwald Abstract Encounter: The House Of … Continue reading Paintings Of ‘Superbrutal’ Sci Fi Megastructures