« In conceptual art the idea or the concept is the most important aspect of the work. When an artist uses a conceptual form of art, it means that all of the planning and decisions are made beforehand and the execution is a perfunctory affair. The idea becomes a machine that makes the art. » Solomon Lewitt, 1965 … Continue reading The idea becomes a machine that makes the art
Finalmente posso dire che ho finito un primo prototipo funzionante di bot generativo (ossessivo)! Il bot in sé fa parte uno studio che sto conducendo riguardo il concetto di emergenza, che trovo abbastanza affascinante. Come wikipedia saggiamente dice (anche se consiglio la pagina in inglese): “Il comportamento emergente è la situazione nella quale un sistema esibisce proprietà inspiegabili sulla base … Continue reading Il mio primo bot generativo ossessivo (ITA)
There are ideas, and people, that will always be so many years ahead of their time, so many that still today we are only able to grasp their tail and try to be as inspired as they were. Michael Hedges was one of these. Michael Hedges was truly a man from another planet. These musical pieces ain’t just songs or … Continue reading Still, Light years ahead
I love philosophy and puzzles. I love logic and misticism. I love great stories. And I love games that are able to mix all of these with a beautiful visual style. This is exactly why I actually felt in love with this awesome game: The Talos Principle. Here some quick screenshots.. (low-res, since I’m playing … Continue reading Currently playing The Talos Principle – and that’s awesome
I don’t know… I think I’d like to say only that they should learn to be alone and try to spend as much time as possible by themselves. I think one of the faults of young people today is that they try to come together around events that are noisy, almost aggressive at times. This … Continue reading Tarkovskij’s advice to young people
I’ve just stumbled into this cool article from askaudiomag.com and it immediately reminded me of some of the first generative graphics that the man created, thanks to the Harmonograph. As Wikipedia states: A harmonograph is a mechanical apparatus that employs pendulums to create a geometric image. What you can see in the second video is in … Continue reading An Harmonograph to speak about Classical Intelligence – ZAMM
I’m actually falling in love with this. Reminds me the times of my first discoveries of Terry Riley works.
My thought for this day. Ah, if only everyone could live more and chitchat less.
Bellissimo articolo che ricorda un mondo che lentamente si sta sciogliendo sotto i nostri piedi. — Caro lettore, molto probabilmente sei seduto sulla tua poltrona in finta pelle, di fronte al pc, oppure sei sdraiato sul letto, con il vecchio portatile sulle ginocchia, e forse è sera, forse sei sfatto per la giornata in ufficio e … Continue reading Camminare fa male