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19TH ANNUAL MIA FEST CALL FOR WORK

Call for work : The 19th Annual Music is Art Festival is looking for video artwork. The event will be held September September 11, 2021 at Buffalo Riverworks in Buffalo, NY. There will be 21 stages featuring over 200 bands/musicians, over 120 DJs, live artists, displaying visual artists, performance artists & video art. https://www.musicisart.org

NFT Primer – What is NFT Art ?

Beeple’s collage, Everydays: The First 5000 Days, sold at Christie’s. Image: Beeple
What is an NFT?   A: Non-fungible token. NFTs can really be anything digital. Non-fungible tokens are digital assets that contain identifying information recorded in smart contracts. This information is stored in a blockchain, AKA distributive ledger.

Building a Crypto Mining Rig

This author began building a custom visual works station in February 2021 which in turn lead to building several crypto mining rigs over the spring and summer of 2021. The confluence of events which included the COVID-19 Pandemic, a global…

Creating NFT art at Hic Et Nunc

Creating a NFT  (non-fungible-token) art piece can often be expensive, confusing, and cryptic (all puns intended). This article explains the steps to get up and running on Hic et Nunc and creating NFTs using the Tezos blockchain. See THIS…

2021 Custom PC Visual WorkStation

Project: create a workstation-class custom PC for content creation based on the Yuel Beast Motif Monument open chassis design for Mini-ITX motherboards. Desired Specs Motif M0nument CPU case. AMD Ryzen 9 5950Hx or 5900HX CPU. NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 or…

2021 Laptop Mania

Because it has become nearly impossible to finish the 2021 Custom PC Visual WorkStation because of the 2020-21 GPU/CPU shortage the next best option was to get a gaming and content creation configured similarly to a desktop. The laptops that…

Mayday Project

The Mayday project is a series of 1 minute audio and video sketches that are compact, self-contained, yet interrelated works that share common themes and visual aesthetics. The goal was to create an entire piece each day for the month…

Artistic Exhibitions and Screenings

Occasionally I make and show digital art, audio, and video. Sometimes I perform it. 2019 “Mayday Project” – multi screen video installation – Music is Art Festival, Buffalo, NY. 2012 “This is California” – video installation – All Night Book…