A big, green book about the Internet and the brilliant stuff that happens therein. We are really, so excited about this one. The New Museum published this retelling of the history of net art, in conjunction with Rhizome's eponymous exhibition.
Artists featured include Morehshin Allahyari, Cory Arcangel, Shu Lea Cheang, DIS, Constant Dullaart, Cécile B. Evans, exonemo, Cao Fei, Lynn Hershman Leeson, JODI, Oliver Laric, Olia Lialina, Eva & Franco Mattes, Jayson Musson, Paper Rad, Pope.L, Jon Rafman, Rafaël Rozendaal, Wolfgang Staehle, Martine Syms, Ryan Trecartin, UBERMORGEN, Amalia Ulman, Artie Vierkant, Miao Ying and others.
Some of our favorites from the collection:
Image Atlas by Taryn Simon and Aaron Swartz
An interface that shows differences and similarities across local image search engine results in countries throughout the world.
#PAYBLACKTiME by Rafia Santana
A “white-money transference system that provides free meals via Seamless/GrubHub to Black + Brown folx across the North Americas.”
A Cyberfeminist Manifesto for the 21st Century by VNS Matrix
A project in multiple media that gave vivid expression to the emerging political position of cyberfeminism, which saw new technology as an opportunity to disrupt society’s patriarchal norms, and to have fun doing it.
– 400 Pages
– by Rhizome