things found while walking around:

on a sidewalk in Providence, RI




“Our environment is at once natural and technological–the most remote “virginal” patch of Antarctic land is digitized and catalogued by satellite surveys, while even the most virtual of computer images must be recognized as the product of natural pathways pursued be electrons in a force field.”

                       – Nicole Boivin, 2008

[image: Providence River, 16 Jan 2017]


“…James Whitney’s handmade film Yantra (1957) looks computer generated, as do his brother John Whitney’s subsequent analogue films made with a military surplus gun-controller, suggesting that digital aesthetics preceded digital art.”  

-Edward A. Shanken in Introduction to Systems (2015)