“This Mod Is Dead” Conceptual Paintings

RND/ To consider conceptual paintings of images of dead mods: Images via the continually undying moddb.com 1920 x 1080 .jpg In which the abandoned and-or generally (inherently) incomplete nature of such projects is a strange marvel to behold; lost memory fragments from a civilization that never quite got fully started, and was perhaps doomed from … Read more

More Garish Post-Cyberpunk (AKA ‘Neuropink’) Second Life Paintings

RND/ To consider more garish post-cyberpunk (‘Neuropink’) paintings via Second Life – dig the blocky, janky, low budget comic book look: 3840 x 2160 .jpg Cyberpunk Is Dead: A Critique Cyberpunk Painting: Biomega’s Zoichi Kanoe by Tsutomu Nihei Night City Dreams: Cyberpunk 2077 Virtual Photography Screenshots (PC, Psycho quality) The Video Real: ‘That Special Shine’ … Read more

The Creepy, Empty And Uncanny World Of (Dead) Tactical Multiplayer Shooter “Ground Branch”

RND/ To imagine PC screenshot art / virtual photography of a creepy, empty and uncanny world of (possibly Undead On Arrival) tactical™ multiplayer shooter called “Ground Branch”: 1920 x 1080 .jpg With its souless, dead eyed character models, its deep shadows, largely featureless universe, bizarre poses and janky physics, Ground Branch delights in a sinister … Read more

An Ideological Portrait Of Joe ‘Everyman’ Rogan

RND/ To consider a portrait of Joe Rogan – which may also seems an ironic portrait of the rise of internet populism and (reactionary, Trump style) Libertarianism. That is, to ask exactly how mega millionaire Joe ‘one of us‘ Rogan became the new ideological-steroid model for the Enlightened Radical-Centrist Everyman.* I worked my ass off … Read more

Cold, Dead Eyes: The Internet Gaze

More artificial Fear and synthetic Loathing from the Big (technological) Other of The Internet. Post-Cyberpunk Theory-Fiction. RND/ To consider the oh-so-zeitgeisty gaze of the internet as zero degree frozen, imploded and super critical, forever poised on the edge of wilful forgetfulness, of vast impenetrable soul distance rendered bare at the screen’s bright super surface. But … Read more