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Good Riddance

Davis, Paul. 2007. Good Riddance. In: "Good Riddance", MOT International, London, 2/3/2007 - 3/10/2007. [Show/Exhibition]

Item Type: Show/Exhibition
Creators: Davis, Paul
Abstract or Description:

Paul Davis is a London-based artist, DJ, and founding-member of the ‘Beige’ art collective and the media arts company ‘Lektrolab’. For the exhibition, Davis has created a digital work from a ‘hacked’ Super Mario Brothers game cartridge. All of the game code has been removed, leaving behind an ever-changing stream of digital imagery generated by the primary data stored on the cartridge.

Contributors: Sierra, Brown (Artist); Clayman, John (Artist); Finer, Jem (Artist); Fitzmaurice, Leo (Artist); Thurlow, Miles (Artist); Weiner, Lawrence (Artist); Davies, Claire (Curator of an exhibition) and Gathercole, Sam (Curator of an exhibition)
Official URL: http://www.motinternational.org/good-riddance.html
Additional Information:

GOOD RIDDANCE is a group exhibition at MOT curated by Claire Davies and Sam Gathercole, which brings together work by seven contemporary artists in response to the idea of taking-away and getting-rid-of as a means of making. Most of the works adopted a manual approach to modify, adapt and transform existing objects and forms through a process of taking-away.

Keywords: digital, game, hacking
Departments, Centres and Research Units: Art
Date: February 2007
Event Location: MOT International, London
Item ID: 802
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2009 15:41
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2012 12:50
URI: http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/802
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