Tag: glitch

Clearing the clouds, clouding the clear

For today’s class we all played Jason Nelson’s four part game series “Arctic Acre Oddities and Curious Lands.” In these games Nelson uses glitch aesthetic to overturn a lot of standard notions about how a video game should deliver meaning and how one should function. Instead of making anymore generalizations right now about all of the games I’ll take a…

Glitch Art

Last week, in class, we briefly discussed the glitch based electronic art form and how innovative people like the folks behind Jodi.org are creating new, interesting ways to represent this heavily electronic based genre. When I first visited jodi.org, I have to admit, it was a bit jaring at first. After trying the website out a few different times, it quickly became very fascinating to me.…