The E-Waste King In His Anthropogenic Tomb (Video)

RND/ To consider a video of the 'e-waste king' in his sealed anthropogenic tomb: Title: the-ewaste-king-in-his-anthropogenic-tomb.mp4* Format : MPEG-4 File size : 28.1 MiB Duration : 5 min 1 s Bit rate : 780 kb/s (variable) Width : 1280 pixels Height : 720 pixels Music: Philip Glass, Organic (Koyaanisqatsi OST) Hidden deep underground, watch as … Continue reading The E-Waste King In His Anthropogenic Tomb (Video)

Beeple And The Blockchain: The Capitalist Ideology of NFT Cryptoart

RND/ To consider notes towards a general critique of Cryptoart - the corporate art of Capitalism bar none. That’s the thing, we’re all human! I want people to like it and to see it. I’m not a monk living on a mountain. - Mike 'In The Same Boat As You' Winkelmann interview with Allan McKay, … Continue reading Beeple And The Blockchain: The Capitalist Ideology of NFT Cryptoart

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

Virtual Photography Exhibit: Global Videogame Capitalism and its Existential Threat

RND// in which you spent a year or more collating and editing images with what you term 'that special shine' - in other words "Hypertography: abstract conceptual images rendering strange the depthless virtual paradise of Global Videogame Capitalism (aka Ludocapitalism) - its hyperreal spectacle, its symbolic fiction and existential threat." That is, the threat of … Continue reading Virtual Photography Exhibit: Global Videogame Capitalism and its Existential Threat

Cyberpunk Is Dead: A Critique

RND/ To consider or imagine Cyberpunk as (/un)dead. R.I.P. That Cyberpunk might even be far better that way. A satirical critique, and study of possible near-future potentials / alternatives. Warning: contains problematic Trans representation. Right off the bat: questioning the mere notion that Cyberpunk really amounts to anything less than a naked, celebration of Global … Continue reading Cyberpunk Is Dead: A Critique