Archive for October, 2002

Hello World

Thursday, October 31st, 2002

Imagine having a chat room conversation with the entire Internet. Gogolchat offers just such an experience. Gogol is a software that parses your chat room dialogue through a search engine, spitting back the random results as part of the chat. At a loss for words? Never mind, Gogol has no qualms about perpetually parsing its […]

net art : Gogol Chat

Monday, October 28th, 2002

Il progetto nasce dalla multi-user chat ideata da Christophe Bruno, in cui l’autore immagina che viva Gogol, un personaggio inventato. Gogol si presenta come una voce universale, quasi mitologica, forse una personificazione del web stesso. Subito dopo la sua inaugurazione, la Gogol Chat subisce un’intrusione: gli attacchi dell’infiltrato Jimpunk, che la trasfomrma in Golgot Chat… […]

Frame art

Monday, October 21st, 2002


Crash Course

Friday, October 11th, 2002

jimpunk is known for making net.art that re-sizes browser windows, spawns multiple browser windows, automatically scrolls browser windows, and generally takes Alexei Shulgin’s ‘form art’ to its next, inevitable level. With ‘nowar.nogame,’ jimpunk uses his arsenal of wacky DHTML tricks to mimic the chaos of war. ‘nowar.nogame’ has interactive elements, but whether you click or […]