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Conceptual Video Art: Mirror’s Hyperreal Edge

RND/ consider what amateur postmodern theorist-for-hire Robert What terms ‘That Special Shine’ in classic videogame experience of modern virtuality “Mirror’s Edge” – a quick, intense study of the pixellated ‘video real’ – Music by Solar Fields — Reference Links Videogames On TV // how to play big science

Free Postmodern Marvel Comic Templates

RND/ consider some free postmodern comic templates (from the Marvel universe) particularly suited for expressing unusual contemporary narratives 388 images, 2100×3000, 1.8MB average .jpg, edited in Gimp Curated images were resized, brightness increased, bilaterally flattened to remove .jpg artifacts, text removed from speech bubbles (particularly labor intensive – wish there were a plugin for that!), anti-aliased, chromatically abberated, sharpened, and then bilaterally flattened once more — // how to play big science

Why Is (/Post) Modern Art So Bad? with Sad Aesthetic-Relativist Background Drowning Music

RND/ to consider the classic sodden intellectual potato “Why Is [/Post] Modern Art So Bad?” with sad drowning music As a direct result of this tear-inducing motivational mashup, imagine internet theorist-for-hire Robert What now follows several iron laws of quality art: To avoid the silly, pointless, and purely offensive – and produce work of Genuine Merit™ To demand the highest standards of excellence, improve upon the work of previous masters – and thus prevent falling standards To aspire to the Highest Quality Available™ To never stop questioning whatever darkly laughable… Read more Why Is (/Post) Modern Art So Bad? with Sad Aesthetic-Relativist Background Drowning Music

How To Play Big Science

RND/ In which the following summarizes How To Play Big Science – A Conceptual Novel via Robert What.zip: Skint, unemployable and terminally bored – consider a backwater island UK citizen with few Real™ prospects, forced into roleplaying “Robert What” – self styled Amateur Postmodern ‘Internet Theorist-For-Hire’ and Non (/Bad) Artist – busy procrastinating in Research and Development of absurdist, imaginary play state “Big Science” This informal alternative lifestyle sandbox, toolbox / social practice features superficial sci fi mythos – based on contentless, open fan source field study vaporware fragments – impressionistic… Read more How To Play Big Science