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‘Two Keystoned Projectors (one upside down)’ (2007) by Cory Arcangel

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Cory Arcangel, excerpt from ‘Colors’ (2006)

The departure point for this work is a 1988 film by Dennis Hopper called Colors about violence between Los Angeles street gangs. Arcangel developed a computer program to scramble Hopper’s cinematic images, transforming them into a dynamic abstraction.

On view at Tate Modern until the 14th of October.

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Cory Arcangel, ‘GAO’ (2013). ASCII modified press release on e-flux.

The letter “W” was omitted from the entire press release. It was learned that many computer keyboards in the White House are missing the letter “W” which is President Bush’s middle initial. He is often known by that alone. Apparently they were removed by staff of former president Clinton.

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Cory Arcangel, ‘Permanent Vacation’ (2008)

Two computers hooked up to the Internet, sending “Out-Of-Office”-Email responses to each other.

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‘Sorry I haven’t posted’, by Cory Arcangel is a website that re-blogs blogposts that start with an apology for not posting.

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Arnold Schönberg‘s, Drei Klavierstücke, op. 11-I (1909) played by cats on pianos,
by Cory Arcangel (2009).

Schönberg’s Op. 11 is often considered the first piece of “atonal” music, or music to completely break from traditional western harmony which means it’s not written in a “key”. 

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‘Clouds’ (2002) by Cory Arcangel.

In Clouds, Cory took an old Super Mario Brothers Nintendo video game and erased everything but the clouds.