Thursday, February 10, 2011

February Fondness #4: Unaware Abstract

Electric Sheep is a collaborative abstract artwork founded by Scott Draves. It's run by thousands of people all over the world, and can be installed on any ordinary PC or Mac. When these computers "sleep", the Electric Sheep comes on and the computers communicate with each other by the internet to share the work of creating morphing abstract animations known as "sheep". The result is a collective "android dream", an homage to Philip K. Dick's novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep.

Sounds kinda awesome, don't it?


  1. this is super weird, and def sorta creepy

  2. i liked the visualizations, never knew you could get a camera into a kaleidoscope

    i guess the artists think that androids are autistic.