Retrofuturism, fantastic glitch art, high-to-low tech spying, artistic fun with faces.
privacy is a new thing [medium.com]
The Birth And Death Of Privacy: 3,000 Years of History Told Through 46 Images
Really, really interesting long read that's worth your time. Apparently, privacy that we take for granted and demand to have, but it wasn't always that way.
old is new again [bgr.com]
In an era of high-tech spying, old-school espionage is on the rise
Sometimes you can't beat a room made out of lead. Not that that's what they're doing or anything. It's just a metaphor.
yay ugur! [thecreatorsproject.vice.com]
The Broken 3D Mograph Art of Uğur Engin Deniz
Uğur is a fantastic artist and it's rad to see him getting recognition in The Creators Project. Great interview--check it out!
pretty, impractical pictures [slate.com]
Here’s How Artists in the Late 1800s Imagined Life in the Year 2000
Eye candy! These are completely scientifically and mechanically implausible, but the general ideas aren't too far off. Except for the whale submarine.