Fuck Capitalist Cryptoart (& other Ideological Blockchain Beeples)

RND/ To consider notes towards a general critique of Cryptoart - the corporate art of Capitalism. 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 'Same Boat As You, Honest' Winkelmann interview with Allan McKay, Episode 285 [..] … Continue reading Fuck Capitalist Cryptoart (& other Ideological Blockchain Beeples)

4K PC Virtual Photography Screenshots from “The Architect: Paris” Videogame

RND/ To consider some - at this late stage in the game of AAAA Global Videogaming (/Culture) - 'plainly odd' screenshots of Paris, as much a fantasy as place - a grand displacement: In their nascent incompleteness, indeed in a form still more dreamlike than actual, these technologies are ripe, as it were, for various … Continue reading 4K PC Virtual Photography Screenshots from “The Architect: Paris” Videogame

The Times Literary Supplement Hit Piece On Slavoj Zizek

RND// To consider notes toward a response re: the desperately blatant ad hominem hit piece on Slavoj Zizek and his book Pandemic! (Becca Rothfeld, Times Literary Supplement, February 5 2021.) Note to anyone living outside Dismaland: The T.L.S is a corporation owned cultural institution of supposedly progressive, actually just reactionary, pseudo-liberal, conservative (small and big … Continue reading The Times Literary Supplement Hit Piece On Slavoj Zizek

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

Jim Sterling’s Guilt Free Gaming Manifesto, 2020

RND/ To consider a popular 'guilt free gaming manifesto' as formally named in 2020 by The Mighty Jim Sterling: FUCKING GRAPHICS, MOTHER FUCKERRRRR! (POPULAR GAMING MANIFESTO 2020) "No think. Game good! Game good so no think about sad when fun good game is a big yes to play. Gameplay? Fun. Graphics? Yes. Politics? No politic. … Continue reading Jim Sterling’s Guilt Free Gaming Manifesto, 2020