8-bits Mirror

Quentin Destieu, Romain Senatore, interactive installation, 2008

8-bit mirror

© Les Bouillants

8-bit mirror

 

8-bit mirror

 

 

The Mirror 8-bits is an installation made-up of an LCD screen adorned with an 18th century gilded wood frame.
This piece functions by means of the reflective quality of the mirror, confronting classical aesthetics with contemporary technology.
The Mirror 8-bits offers a simplified and toned down representation of reality by using the visual codes of video games from the 80’s with their bright colours and visible pixels, which are today part of a graphic design closely related to painting.

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