What Only Artists Can Teach Us About Technology, Data, and Surveillance

The University of Washington and Microsoft Research are making big investments in uncategorizable, emerging-media work. What are their artists stumbling upon?

Comments

1
So Robert Twomey has made a shitty version of a desktop printer. Great.
2
No, he made a crappy desktop printer and is calling the resulting product art.

Huge difference.
3
You're right. My bad.
4
'one donor responded viciously, openly declaring his art "an abomination."'

I wouldn't be so quick to dismiss any work that generates severe reactions like this one.