The Book 'Glitch: Designing Imperfection' Honors Errors in Tech Art

By: Katherine Vong - Published: Sep 30, 2009 • References: markbattypublisher & coolhunting
We often chock up the non-conforming pixelations on a digital photo or image as nothing more than arbitrary, technological malfunctions. But are they more than that? The creators behind the coffee table book Glitch: Designing Imperfection, explore this through a collection of thought-provoking digital artworks containing so-called ‘errors’.

More than two hundred glitch images created both by accident and experiment are showcased in Glitch: Designing Imperfection, which imparts the interesting idea that seemingly random mistakes can actually be "fascinating designs that represent human intention and mechanical failure," says Doug Black of Stats for Digital Glitchography Trending: Older & Chilly
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