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Memes: Take a look at miaow – Features, Gadgets & Tech – The Independent

by Paddy Johnson on September 22, 2011

Memes: Take a look at miaow – Features, Gadgets & Tech – The Independent – This whole article makes me want to buy Cole Stryker’s forthcoming book, “Epic Win for Anonymous: How 4chan’s Army Conquered the Web”

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A Series of Portraits Inspired by 4chan

by Paddy Johnson on July 20, 2011

A Series of Portraits Inspired by 4chan – Online commercial art gallery Bozeau Ortega Contemporary Arts sent two of their artists to 4chan's imageboard, resulting in a portrait series Kevin Holmes calls "anti-meme." 

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Rhizome | RECOMMENDED READING: 4chan and /b/: An Analysis of Anonymity and Ephemerality in a Large Online Community

by Paddy Johnson on May 27, 2011

Rhizome | RECOMMENDED READING: 4chan and /b/: An Analysis of Anonymity and Ephemerality in a Large Online Community – Observations on the speed and length of 4chan comment threads. Fascinating stuff. 

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[IMG MGMT] What Relational Aesthetics Can Learn From 4Chan

by Brad Troemel on September 9, 2010
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Is it still necessary to define art by intent and context? The gallery world would have us believe this to be the case, but the internet tells a more mutable story. Contrary to the long held belief that art needs intent and context, I suggest that if we look outside of galleries, we'll find the actions, events and people that create contemporary art with or without the art world's label.

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