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A screenshot of the I voted art

I Voted | Meghan Kozal

In I Voted (2020), artist Megan Kozal uses embedded video clips to examine American news consumption, voter education, and voter apathy. Kozal’s minimalistic web page accentuates the short amount of time it takes American voters to feel informed and guides viewers to political sound bites, debate highlights, and talk show…

Without a Trace | Jody Zellen

Without a Trace slows down the streaming news cycle and asks us to take stock of the outline—the contrast—of the text and image presented. Jody Zellen digitally traces an international news photograph from the New York Times, a current title pulled from the New York Times RSS, three words pulled from…

“I Read the News Today, Oh Boy…”

Before I got on my flight to Houston yesterday I opened up my laptop and skimmed Facebook. In their “Trending” section at the top of the page, I saw that a high school student had made approximately $70 million off the stock market by trading during his lunch breaks. “Hmm,…