GEM by Nicolas Sassoon

“GEM” by Nicolas Sassoon from Jeronimo Jimenez. Here is a video capture of GEM, an animation by Nicolas Sassoon, projected in SOMA in Mexico City, Mexico, April 1, 2011. If you like secrets, secret treasures, jewels and gems, then this GEM projection video is for you. GEM is akin to Sassoon’s DEBUTANTE; two of my […]

Headquarters by Nicolas Sassoon & Sara Ludy

Computers Club Headquarters by soundsfc On the computer, a dream and a screen, the syzygy. Chimerical, real, and otherworldly. Headquarters, by Nicolas Sassoon and Sara Ludy, is an architectural proposal for the online art collective, Computers Club. The animation displays a 3D aerial view and walk-through of a building rendered at a low resolution using […]

I am Back: Recent Work by Nicholas O’Brien, March 23, 2011, The Nightingale, Chicago

I am Back: Recent Work by Nicholas O’Brien TONIGHT Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011, 8PM–11pm The Nightingale 1084 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL 60642 (map) “During the course of the evening, Nicholas O’Brien will weave a conversation and lecture around his recent screen-based works. These routes will range from a reading of an online conversation about mediated […]

7 Question (Oulipo) Interview with Nicolas Sassoon, Vancouver-based Computer Artist

Nicolas Sassoon is a Canada-and-France-based computer artist whose work dissects landscape, architecture, and wordplay by digital dint of the raffish animated .gif. His work benefits from stylized pseudo-retro aesthetics, characterized by lurid colors, moving patterns, and bitmap. His work is quite delicious when it wanders through notional objects, sanctities, and sanguine wordplay. The following interview is […]

Interview with Rafaël Rozendaal

Viewing the art of Rafaël Rozendaal evokes a warm and curious feeling: he produces incredible work, featuring bold and beautiful graphic, thoughtful use of color and eloquent animation, lifting the digital canvas to higher plane. Rozendaal is an artist from Amsterdaam, Netherlands, and he makes websites as art pieces, those pieces are sold with domain […]

Nicolas Sassoon: Hot Springs: 11 Dec – 18 December, 2010, 304 Days, Vancouver

Hot Springs Nicolas Sassoon December 11th to December 18th, 2010 Nicolas Sassoon is an exciting artist to follow, whose work translates the ineffable by means of the animated .gif, the computer drawing, and animation. Hot Springs, Sassoon’s exhibit at 304 Days, Vancouver, Canada, “exhibits an installation of sculpture, print and animation. His practice examines the […]