The world’s longest ANSI by Blocktronics, 2014. 4,636 lines of text - equivalent to a 7-storey building and takes 12 minutes to watch.

Works by ungennant, mattmatthew, the creep fever, filth, radman, ant, cyonx, delicios, misfit, reset survivor, trip, argon ironghost, smoke, avenging angel, enzo, mypal goo, oder, zeusII, big yellow man, otium, maze, irokos and bw.

Sunday 8/10/2014

ansi; blocktronics; 2014; scene;

Knitoscope Testimonies (2006) by Cat Mazza, via.
An animation in cross stitch of interviews with various individuals working within the labor movement.

textile; 2006; 2000s; cross stitch; embroidery; animation;

Sprite sheet on paper, created in 1989 for Commodore 64 by Stone Oakvalley.

Saturday 8/9/2014

sprite; commodore; 1989; 1980s; drawing; grid;

黙れ小僧
Shift_JIS robot, via

Shift_JIS robot, via

Thursday 8/7/2014

2014; shiftJIS; japan; robot;

Micrography by J. Sofer in France, ca 1910.

Popular postcards featuring the micrographic portraits of renowned rabbis were produced in Europe at the beginning of the twentieth century. The portrait of Rabbi Kahn, formed from a French text, is drawn from his writings.

source

Micrography by J. Sofer in France, ca 1910.

Popular postcards featuring the micrographic portraits of renowned rabbis were produced in Europe at the beginning of the twentieth century. The portrait of Rabbi Kahn, formed from a French text, is drawn from his writings.

source

Wednesday 8/6/2014

1910s; micrography; calligram; france;

Minitel action. Photo by Kevin Driscoll.

Minitel action. Photo by Kevin Driscoll.

Tuesday 8/5/2014

minitel; 2010s;

Goto80 live at ZXZW festival 2008, with text-mode titler visuals (CamLink?).

Goto80 live at ZXZW festival 2008, with text-mode titler visuals (CamLink?).

Monday 8/4/2014

2008; 2000s; titler; on-screen display;

Reliefs by Ellen Marx, around 1980.

Sunday 8/3/2014

1970s; 1980s;

ASCII art that also includes a program. By Lord Nikon. Excepert from his collie Ascii Scene is Dead, 2014.

Saturday 8/2/2014

code; 2014; scene; 2010s; amiga;

Telecartes - phone cards for Minitel.

via Minitel Research Lab

Friday 8/1/2014

minitel; tools;

Chrdius, a Gradius-like game in text mode. Made in Petit Computer - a BASIC-environment for Nintendo DS.

h/t: 4mat

Thursday 7/31/2014

2013; game; textmode;

Untitled by Bengt Emil Johnson (1963)

Untitled by Bengt Emil Johnson (1963)

Wednesday 7/30/2014

1960s; 1963; typewriter; poetry;

Police dog Tosca by Will Hollis (1957)

Police dog Tosca by Will Hollis (1957)

Tuesday 7/29/2014

Typewritten Portrait; typewriter; 1957; 1950s;

Thread of Fate, the book! by raquel meyers.
9”x 7” Paperback, 176 Pages, Black & white #teletext and Color cover.
Get your copy at lulu.
Choose your destiny with a teletext page! More information here!

Monday 7/28/2014

print; book; teletext; raquel meyers; 2014; 2010s;