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 Rob Pruitt, „Cocaine Buffet“, 1990’s     

Rob Pruitt, Cocaine Buffet, 1990s. 

 

 

The Art World's Favorite Mind-Altering Substances: A Sociological Study

 Paul Kneale, Bump Bump, 2015 Inkjet print on canvas Courtesy of the Artist and Artuner

Paul Kneale, Bump Bump, 2015
Inkjet print on canvas
Courtesy of the Artist and Artuner

Why is taking a digital image more like painting than analogue photography? Media artist Paul Kneale investigates the fundamental difference between the two modes of production, and sees us as painters stepping back to review the latest brushstrokes of our just-taken selfies. Looking through the haze of his own “optical migraines” Kneale argues for a new form of painting.