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OFF BOOK

Glitch Art

  • Aired: 08/09/2012
  • 06:02
  • Rating: NR
Glitches are the frustrating byproduct of technology gone awry. Many artists and programmers, however, have embraced these crisis moments and discovered beauty in the glitch. By hacking familiar systems, they intentionally cause glitches, and manipulate them to create art. Enjoying the aesthetics of technological mistakes defies the notion that technology and entertainment has to be seamless.
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Can glitches be made into art? Off Book explores a subculture that has done just that.
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