Paintings by artist Brian Batt that follow in the tradition of Chuck Close’s works and recall thoughts of pixelated computer images. I think they’re awesome. Continue below for even more from Brian.
There is something kinda brilliant about PaintByUser.com, a voyeuristic drawing site by Matthew Britton and Bertie Muller. The concept is simple; pick a colour and draw. The fun part is that it’s a really small space and everyone on the entire Internet is also drawing at the same time you are. Try it out, it’s more fun than you think! I actually just found myself watching what other people were writing most of the time.
Curious design project from the CIID. An installation in which a plant can take photographs of itself and share them via social media. Powered by the open-source Arduino Yun board, it can alter the pose and monitor the ‘mood’ of the plant to decide when to take a picture – video embedded below: