Language by Light
How to catch the Web with a Net by logging on, blogging in and memeing out.
The World Wide Web of today has over 1 trillion (1,000,000,000,000) discovered and unique URLs. Wikipedia’s 23,247,214 pages of information are downloadable at over 280.3 GB. Videos are uploaded to YouTube at a rate of 35 hours per minute, roughly 50,400 hours every day. There are at present about 155,000,000 Google results for “Angels” and about 49,500,000 for “Aliens”. How many will you see in your lifetime?
An exhibit of the Web, by the Web, for the Web, Language by Light searches for emergent signals amongst the noise of culture and invisible landscapes of meaning.
- Haoyan of America, 2011