Tag: The Pirate Cinema

This is probably one of the cooler and more interesting online art projects I’ve come across. The Pirate Cinema is basically a live feed of torrent traffic across the internet, randomly chosen and shown with an image frame of what’s being downloaded and an IP address that is downloading that particular piece of digital media. […]

The Pirate Cinema reflects data transfers happening in real time on BitTorrent networks. Three giant screens show segments of data being transfered most of them obscured by digital artifacts caused by files that art only part of a larger whole.