Conceptual Paintings re: Artistic Freedom In The Age Of Neoliberal Copyright Ideology

RND/ To consider eight conceptual paintings regarding artistic freedom in the age of neoliberal copyright ideology: 3356 x 2190 .jpg Wikipedia: Criticism of copyright Greanville Post: The Absurdity of Intellectual Property Monthly Review: The Political Economy of Intellectual Property Unsatisfactory Europa: DMCA and Fair Use In The Digital Arts // how to play big science

90s Gaming Aesthetics: Amiga Format Magazine Scans

RND/ To consider the often lurid 90s gaming aesthetics on display in Amiga Format magazine. 1700 x 2300 .jpg - white balanced, denoized, brightened, chromatically abberated, sharpened In which some may note how the relative naffness of the back page advertising somehow appears to symbolize the eventual future decline of the Amiga as a home … Continue reading 90s Gaming Aesthetics: Amiga Format Magazine Scans

Satirical Painting: Violently Happy, Evil Conflict Mineral Lizards

RND/ To consider a satirical painting of evil conflict-mineral lizards being violently happy. Let's face it, they've got a lot to smile (freakishly, inhumanly) about. Ideal / Idealized price for such a concept as this: $5M - contact Robert What today for details Example Reference Links CNBC: Elon Musk is now the richest person in … Continue reading Satirical Painting: Violently Happy, Evil Conflict Mineral Lizards

Dr. Johnson’s Patented Blonde Tory Snake Oil (Painting)

RND/ To consider two conceptually linked virtual 'Lockdown Art' paintings: Ideal / Idealized cost for concept such as these: £4M – enough to leave backwater island UKania forever - contact Robert What today for details --- Example Reference Links New Statesmen:  Why we need to go beyond "incompetence" to explain the UK's Covid-19 failures Irish … Continue reading Dr. Johnson’s Patented Blonde Tory Snake Oil (Painting)

Night City Dreams: Cyberpunk 2077 Virtual Photography Screenshots (PC, Psycho quality)

RND/ To consider virtual photography screenshots of Night City from Janky Edgelord Simulator Cyberpunk 2077; PC version, widescreen, Raytracing on. Taken using following: Overclocked 2080ti (47fps average!), In-game lens fx Off, Unlocked 'Psycho' quality settings mod, Reduced crowd & traffic mod, Noclip mod, Reshade (FXAA, Contrast Adaptive Sharpen, Luma Sharpen, Ambient Light), Post processing in … Continue reading Night City Dreams: Cyberpunk 2077 Virtual Photography Screenshots (PC, Psycho quality)

The Video Real: ‘That Special Shine’ In Cyberpunk 2077 On-TV

RND/ To consider what Postmodern Internet Theorist Robert What calls 'that special shine' - the feeling of acute Baudrillardian Hyperreality, often experienced (say) when viewing footage of videogames being played on television screens. That this 'special shine' somehow symbolically indicates the possibility that modern reality as we remotely we imagine we understand it is already … Continue reading The Video Real: ‘That Special Shine’ In Cyberpunk 2077 On-TV