Memetics in Art History: Survival of the Dankest

Meme is to memetics as gene is to genetics; it’s the cultural transfer of information through nodes, with the survival of the fittest notion deciding the memetics which will survive, or trend. Internet memes are just one example; not the exhaustive constitution of memetics. The logic behind memetics is to examine the transfer of cultural material […]

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The Ups & Downs of Remoscope Footage

The remoscope focuses on the art of restraint; it contains a set of ‘rules’ for the artist, developed by the Lumiere Brothers (the two esh lads in the candid below): 60 seconds maximum duration The camera must be fixed on one frame (with a tripod) No sound No zoom, edit, or otherwise effects (source) Sounds pretty simple, huh? […]

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