How Does Glitchy Art Show Us Broken Is Beautiful? | PBS Idea Channel

How Does Glitchy Art Show Us Broken Is Beautiful? | PBS Idea Channel
How Does Glitchy Art Show Us Broken Is Beautiful? | PBS Idea Channel
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You may have noticed "glitches," where people purposely push machines to malfunction and therefore create fascinating "mistakes." Instead of being frustrated and disdainful of these errors as we usually do when our technology fails mid-workflow, we find them to be bizarrely beautiful. Why are we so interested in these images, music, or objects that are structurally or formally broken? 

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