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The Great Western Singularity – Eric Shockmel

A contemporary reinterpretation of JMW Turner‘s painting “Rain, Steam and Speed – The Great Western Railway“. This short animation examines the concept of the Technological Singularity, the point in human progress after which predictions become increasingly difficult to formulate. Industrialization and computational innovation are re-imagined in a minimalist environment, drawing from video game and runtime aesthetics.

OCCUPATION: Movements II & III Syscape#4 – Eric Shockmel

OCCUPATION: Movement I Syscape#4 – Eric Shockmel

With absolutely beautiful animation, Mr Shockmel tells a real-world tale of power.

Continuation of the Syscapes research project. Application and expansion of a visual systemic language to a real-world conflict situation. via

Movement II and III have an ecological narrative and can be found here.

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