Björn Borg claims to have a bunch of “ASCII underwear”. But… sorry mr. Borg - you got it all wrong. Again.

Björn Borg claims to have a bunch of “ASCII underwear”. But… sorry mr. Borg - you got it all wrong. Again.

Monday 10/20/2014

clothes; 2014; 2010s;

Generative and coloured Unicode works by Ignotus the Mage, 2013.

more here

unicode; abstract; 2010s; asemic; 2013;

Álvaro Franca’s recent typewritten portraits of Bukowski, Lispector, Salinger, Saramago, Kerouac - who all used typewriters. Video and info at his website.

h/t: Kierann Nolan via Open Culture

More typewriter art here

Wednesday 10/15/2014

2013; 2010s; typewriter; typewriter art; brazil;

Nice n’ binary, from cpurecords via sheffieldbleep.

Nice n’ binary, from cpurecords via sheffieldbleep.

(via sheffieldbleep)

Monday 10/13/2014

2014; uk; ascii; photography; binary; 2010s;

Monodraw - an ASCII-editor for the Mac under development. It’s presented primarily as a way to model ideas and structures, rather than making art.

Monodraw allows you to easily create text-based art – like diagrams, layouts, flow charts and visually represent algorithms, data structures, binary formats and more. 

source. h/t: prostheticknowledge. (and yes, technically it’s Unicode and not ASCII)

Monodraw - an ASCII-editor for the Mac under development. It’s presented primarily as a way to model ideas and structures, rather than making art.

Monodraw allows you to easily create text-based art – like diagrams, layouts, flow charts and visually represent algorithms, data structures, binary formats and more. 

sourceh/t: prostheticknowledge. (and yes, technically it’s Unicode and not ASCII)

tools; 2014; 2010s; unicode;

risingtensions:

i noticed that teens these days do not make ascii fan art of drake so here you go

risingtensions:

i noticed that teens these days do not make ascii fan art of drake so here you go

Saturday 10/11/2014

ansi; notepad; 2014; 2010s; drake;

Steve Jobs & Susan Kare, by Charls Tsevis for Typorn, 2014. Uses the 1-bit fonts of the first Mac. 

h/t: prostheticknowledge

Friday 10/10/2014

2014; 2010s; mosaic; text art; steve jobs; susan kare;

Norway’s money will look like this in 2017. Higher resolution = lower value, as we already know.
Designed by Snøhetta. More info. 
h/t: Mike Judge

Norway’s money will look like this in 2017. Higher resolution = lower value, as we already know.

Designed by SnøhettaMore info

h/t: Mike Judge

money; norway; 2014; 2010s; 2017; design; print;

Drawing in terminal with Unicode braille characters. By Asciimoo.

via fcambus

Thursday 10/9/2014

unicode; braille; 2014; 2010s;

Kopimi Totem (2014) by Evan Roth features 7 wi-fi routers, whose network names together form an ASCII-pyramid. They all provide read/write access to the Piratbyrån archives.

Wednesday 10/8/2014

unicode; wifi; 2014; 2010s; art;

Programs that look good. From the Temple of Code By Nikon/Dekadence, 2013/14.

Monday 10/6/2014

2014; germany; demoscene; 2010s; code;

Snel Hest Text-Mode: 2014 Teletext Installation by Raquel Meyers.
SNEL HEST group exhibition at Alingsås Konsthall (Sweden).
Konst & konstig svensk mediahistoria.
With Aram Bartholl / Erik Berglin / Evan Roth / James Cauty / KATSU / Geraldine Juárez / Magnus Eriksson / Raquel Meyers / Yaxu-Algorave / F.A.T. / Free Art & Technology

Pics by Geraldine Juárez.

Tuesday 9/23/2014

snel hest; text-tv; teletext; Alingsås Konsthall; sweden; 2014; 2010s; raquel meyers; exhibition;

MUTA Museum of #Teletext Art with Dan Farrimond at YLE Teksti-TV page 805 (Finland).

MUTA; teletext; 2014; 2010s; Finland; teksti-tv; ITAF; YLE;

Text-tv fyller 40 år idag!
Teletext 40 years old birthday at page 150-151 on SVT teletext (Sweden).

teletext; text-tv; sweden; svt; 2014; 2010s; 40;

Grattis #texttv ! - Happy birthday #teletext ! 40 years is nothing! Textfest article at ETC

Grattis #texttv ! - Happy birthday #teletext !
40 years is nothing!
Textfest article at ETC

teletext; text-tv; 40 years; 2014; 2010s; teletexto; sweden;