Digital art as a means to reflect on technology and data use; the perspectives of five designers/artists from EPFL+ECAL Lab.

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Data has already penetrated all layers of our societies, shaping more and more our relationships with our environment. When you break it down, the core of many digital technologies is data: either they are gathered to create the technology, or generated and collected while using it. In the context of digital technology, they are shaping art practices. Some artists like Mike Winkelmann in “Everydays: the First 5000 Days” used new digital data type to encrypt the value of their artwork…

Rémi Opalinski

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