matière numérique

A journey to the center of the pixel: from a black singleton pixel we dive into data compression and transformation routines' generated artefacts.

Recursively zooming from image to image, deeper into the details of that original dot, by screen capturing and re-photographing display screens we progressively dilute the original to nothingness, and only let the resulting digital matter persist.

How sensuality and matter generates itself through the digital medium.

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'Matière Numérique — a few thoughts on digitalmatter / digitalgrime: a photographical perspective.'.

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