RIP Aaron Swartz

Here Aaron Swartz and Taryn Simon discuss a collaboration that they undertook for the New Museum last year in which they created a visualization showing the cultural specificity and partiality of google image search.The piece was called Image Atlas.

via Seven on Seven 2012: Aaron Swartz and Taryn Simon on Vimeo.

Editor’s note: the vimeo clip no longer seems to be loading directly from the site in this posting but you can watch the clip here:

www.popscreen.com/v/690xl/Seven-on-Seven-2012-Aaron-Swartz-and-Taryn-Simon