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Arts & Médias is a catalog of new media art discoveries. Content is organized to help browse in an organic way by making links between subjects. At this time, this is still very much the work of a single person, somewhere between bookmarks and Boing Boing.
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Arts & Médias
Discoveries, references, critical content, and resources on Media Art.
Arts & Médias is a catalog of new media art discoveries. Content is organized to help browse in an organic way by making links between subjects. At this time, this is still very much the work of a single person, somewhere between bookmarks and Boing Boing.

Prosperity II

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Samuel St-Aubin, Prosperity II, 2020
Samuel St-Aubin, Prosperity II, 2020. © Mat Janson Blanchet

Description

Prosperity is a stand-alone device that manages grains of rice. A tweezer moves from one surface to the other, gripping on its way the grains which have been placed randomly, and then depositing them in an orderly manner on another surfaces. This process leaves the grains aligned while preserving their initial orientation. The device, being limited by its own perceptions highlights the exchanges between the machine and the matter. The grain of rice, symbol of fertility and prosperity, is carefully digitized and memorized to be moved.

— Source: Elektra's website

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2020
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Latest Update: January 30, 2023