How Does Glitchy Art Show Us Broken Is Beautiful?

Can we make art from broken stuff ?

We all love broken things. WAIT WHAT?! Yes, you read that correctly. You may have noticed this thing called “glitch”, where people purposely push machines to malfunction, creating fascinating “mistakes”.

But instead of being frustrated and disdainful of these errors (like we usually do when our technology fails mid-workflow, grrr) we find them to be bizarrely beautiful! Why are we so interested in these images, music, or objects that are structurally or formally broken? Watch the episode and find out!

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One response to “How Does Glitchy Art Show Us Broken Is Beautiful?”

  1. Happiness is Not a Disease says :

    Broken is beautiful because ultimately that’s all we’ll really ever have.

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