For National Voter Registration Day Snap partnered with Mark Bradford on a new augmented reality Lens to encourage people to register to vote. Snap reaches more 13-24 year olds in the US than Facebook, Instagram and Messenger combined — and a majority are of voting age. In fact, of the 100 million Snapchatters in the U.S., 80% are 18+.
Snapchat team up with six black artists including Theaster Gates in honour of the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington
In honour of the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington, Snap Inc. (the parent company of Snapchat) has teamed up with six Black artists to develop a series of “Raise Your Voice” augmented reality face lenses including masks, plus US Capitol Landmarker and Bitmoji apparel designs.
Damien Hirst has collaborated with Snapchat on a new augmented reality experience that allows users to create their own versions of the artist’s celebrated Spin paintings using the Snapchat camera.
“Most people just stop making art after art school, because you have to work your arse off in London to just live here,”
Alex Israel x Snapchat create five AR experiences at La Malmaison during Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
Alex Israel x Snapchat is a unique collaboration between the Los Angeles-born artist and Snap. Invited to work with Snap’s advanced augmented reality (AR) team to expand upon his multi-disciplinary practice
Olafur Eliasson, working in collaboration with leading geologist Minik Rosing, will display blocks of melting ice across two public sites in the centre of London to create a major artwork, Ice Watch.
Citroën has given you the answer. Known primarily as a car manufacturer, the French company’s new glasses are called the Seetroën, and reportedly solve the problem which arises when your brain gets confused due to the feeling of movement but without actually seeing it – hence why so many people who look at smartphones and books experience nausea, headaches, and dizziness when traveling.
PROCESSIONS takes place this Sunday 10th June across the four capital cities of the UK: Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London. Tens of thousands of women have already signed up to take part in this once-in-a-lifetime mass participation artwork, celebrating one hundred years since the first British women won the right to vote.
Tabitha Steinberg met with London-based artist, Duncan Loudon to discuss his practice. Loudon graduated from Goldsmiths last year and works predominantly in film and video.
‘Pictures are being used for talking,’ says social app’s boss, as he tries to help people understand why children are taking ‘a zillion photos’
Social network makes its move into live-streaming video with free app that allows public and private broadcasts from celebrities and regular users alike
Predictions for the future of Google’s online video service, from sports rights and games to co-viewing and voice recognition
SNAPCHAT: not *just* for nudie pics.
Dazed Digital presents: Hack your future week! Revealing how artists are hacking the world one click at a time
Part of a series of articles about creative online subversion, #HackYourFuture, is now live and running on Dazed Digital. A different guest-editor will discuss a different discipline everyday. This is online art organisation Rhizome’s Heather Corcoran on artists, hacking and action.
Last Friday’s Official After Party! Launch night for SNAP & Arcadia Missa’s E Journal: Friday 25th May 2012
Arcadia_Missa Ejournal out 25th May & Launch of SNAP! Held at Aracdia_Missa to Celebrate the Launch of Arcadia Missa’s First… Read More