Failsafe Architecture

Failsafe Architecture - New Digital Artwork

Artwork Description: Across the continents, thousands of computers maintain Bitcoin’s peer-to-peer network, a global distribution designed to defy the odds and maintain its integrity under almost all circumstances. The network distributes information continuously across all the computers, or so-called nodes. This vast network maintains and verifies the blockchain independently. Hence, it is resistant to the…

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Engagement Draws Traceability

Preview Engagement Draws Traceability

Artwork Description: An individual transaction is like one square stamp on a sheet of paper filled with square stamps. While each mark is unique, they all appear alike. Cryptographic hashes and smart contracts standardize transactions to look similarly alike, which misleads many newcomers into considering themselves anonymous.  However, with every additional transaction, the boundaries start…

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Social Distance

Social Distance - Martin Lukas Ostachowski

Artwork Description: We live in a new world in which our lives transfer into the cloud continuously. While caution is required to keep private information at arm’s length, we are willingly handing over our data for too many to see, for too many to grab. Photo collage based on photographs of Miami-based photographer Diana (IG:…

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Cloud Flower Sphere

Cloud Flower Sphere - Martin Lukas Ostachowski

Artwork Description: In an ongoing series, I create cloud spheres based on aerial photographs taken on passenger flights. These animated photo collages shaped like coins or tokens initiate the discussion of ownership and value of Blockchain-backed digital artworks. On the occasion of Playform’s Valentine’s exhibition entitled “Sending You My Love”, I created a unique cloud…

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Immutable Node Symphony

Immutable Node Symphony

Artwork Description: The artwork Immutable Node Symphony explores the verification and synchronization process of Bitcoin nodes. Nodes are computers connected to Bitcoin’s peer-to-peer network, while so-called full nodes host and synchronize a copy of the entire Bitcoin blockchain. Every 10 minutes, a new transaction block is created. Once a consensus is reached about the validity of a…

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Touching Clouds

Touching Clouds

Artwork Description: A seemingly monotonous cloud layer seen from below can suddenly turn into a spectacular cloudscape when the plane breaks through it. While some people dread the turbulence of breaking through this layer, it is one of my favourite moments during flights. The clouds fly by at peak velocity and reveal their surfaces before…

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Post nubila Phoebus

Post Nubila Phoebus

Artwork Description: Animation of individual Python-processed video frames based on a scanned set of rubber-stamps. 3,840 × 2,160 px, 341 frames, 0:30, MP4, stamp set 01. Related Blog Post: July 27th, 2020 – Digital Stamping with PythonMar. 21st, 2020 – Exploring Rubber Stamps

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Digitally Stamped

Digitally Stamped

Artwork Description: Animation of individual Python-processed video frames based on a scanned set of rubber-stamps. For Mattia Cuttini, who introduced me to a new addiction: rubber-stamping. Keep observing this world with your curiosity. This piece is a digitally stamped interpretation of the @Skygolpe’s animation of @MattiaC’s logo. 1200 × 1200 px / 51 frames Related Blog Post:…

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#82 Plus (Imaginary Diagrams)

#82 (Imaginary Diagrams)

Artwork Description: My Imaginary Diagrams series combines my recent acrylics on paper paintings with digital elements. Subtle animations create constant movement in search of abstract geometric diagrams. Exhibition Record RARE ART FESTIVAL 205/18/2019Bushwick GeneratorBrooklyn, NY, USA E001: LIFE SIZEBerlin Art Week09/11/2019 to 09/15/2019dot.galleryTime- and Attendance-bound, Virtual Exhibition Related Blog Posts 30. April 2019 – Imaginary…

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#81 Plus (Imaginary Diagrams)

#81 (Imaginary Diagrams)

Artwork Description: My Imaginary Diagrams series combines my recent acrylics on paper paintings with digital elements. Subtle animations create constant movement in search of abstract geometric diagrams. Exhibition Record RARE ART FESTIVAL 205/18/2019Bushwick GeneratorBrooklyn, NY, USA E001: LIFE SIZEBerlin Art Week09/11/2019 to 09/15/2019dot.galleryTime- and Attendance-bound, Virtual Exhibition Related Blog Posts 30. April 2019 – Imaginary…

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#79 Plus (Imaginary Diagrams)

#79 (Imaginary Diagrams)

Artwork Description: My Imaginary Diagrams series combines my recent acrylics on paper paintings with digital elements. Subtle animations create constant movement in search of abstract geometric diagrams. Exhibition Record RARE ART FESTIVAL 205/18/2019Bushwick GeneratorBrooklyn, NY, USA E001: LIFE SIZEBerlin Art Week09/11/2019 to 09/15/2019dot.galleryTime- and Attendance-bound, Virtual Exhibition Related Blog Posts 30. April 2019 – Imaginary…

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#77 Plus (Imaginary Diagrams)

#77 (Imaginary Diagrams)

Artwork Description: My Imaginary Diagrams series combines my recent acrylics on paper paintings with digital elements. Subtle animations create constant movement in search of abstract geometric diagrams. Exhibition Record RARE ART FESTIVAL 205/18/2019Bushwick GeneratorBrooklyn, NY, USA E001: LIFE SIZEBerlin Art Week09/11/2019 to 09/15/2019dot.galleryTime- and Attendance-bound, Virtual Exhibition Related Blog Posts 30. April 2019 – Imaginary…

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