Infinite Procedural Suburbia Simulator Game

RND/ To imagine an infinite, procedurally generated Suburbia Simulator game. Some example screenshots, taken from the excellent Terracotta by developer Olivia Haines. 3440 x 1440, 16 color .png In which such an emotionally overcast play-space would accurately express the feeling of acute terminal boredom, listness, flatness and un-profound everydayness experienced by walking around the houses … Continue reading Infinite Procedural Suburbia Simulator Game

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

Rentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

RND/ To consider a photograph series expressing the existential misery of renting. Images via typically scummy UK aggregate Lettings Agency site: Ideal / Idealized Cost for such Conceptual Work: £1.2M (in order to pay for the disgusting cost of a half decent house in my area - not as awful as those seen here.) Contact … Continue reading Rentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

An Existential Spotlight: Theorizing Super Bunnyhop

RND/ In which this very very morning you consider and analyse yourself - whatever it is you imagine your doing artistically, via the Youtube lens of George Weidman aka 'Super Bunnyhop': First, a Venn diagram that tries to capture the unique, slightly oddball appeal of George's 'content'. By fun, perhaps you mean "Existentially speaking, is … Continue reading An Existential Spotlight: Theorizing Super Bunnyhop

Diving Everydayness: Wolverhampton Aqualung Society

RND/ To imagine informally joining the 'Wolverhampton Aqualung Society'. Another cigarette, another day From A to B, again avoiding C, D, and E - Wire, The Lowdown (Pink Flag, 1977 Harvest Records) Official logos - 2006 x 2838, 256 col .png edited in Gimp: Wolverhampton Aqualung Society Manifesto Official Motto: "Diving Everydayness." Modern existence has … Continue reading Diving Everydayness: Wolverhampton Aqualung Society