»In the black of this long night«, 2008, an attempt to organize Google Image Search results according to defacement tactics. A slideshow by Martijn Hendriks.

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Total Recall” is a silent, single channel video installation, approximately 18’ in duration at its current incarnation. It is composed entirely from images culled from Google Image Search. International standard date format (yyyy-mm-dd) is used as a search term in Google Image Search for everyday Ryan Park has been alive: 1978-09-21 until the work’s date of completion (2007-08-10 in the included sample). For each date, the highest ranked image is downloaded and inserted sequentially into the video. By Ryan Park. Video.


»Logo.Hallucination« continuously monitors the images circulating on the Internet looking for hidden logos. It’s software is based on neural network image recognition. Pattern recognition is a field in full expansion, it constitutes a key technology in the domains of safety, of the management of the rights, of marketing… »Logo.Hallucination« proposes to use technologies of recognition of images in order to detect subliminal forms of logos or emblems, hidden (generally involuntarily) in the visual environment or in the whole of the images of the Internet. Every time a hallucination is detected, an email is sent to the owner of the image. By Christophe Bruno.