My top website pick is also the most minimal. Stare into an empty field and listen to the sounds of nature when you can’t IRL. This is meditation for the digital native.
The felt-tip marker illustrations of Listen04 are childlike and paired with darkly humorous, Twitter-friendly wordplay. Traditional media with built-in social media integration? Genius.
Jill Magid engages impersonal systems of power (such as Dutch surveillance cameras and NYC transit police) in a game of seduction. The resulting work is often just as much literature as it is art. She’s also really hot. I’m in love. [watch a video below]
Eponymy is turned on its head in my new and personal favorite music video directed by Peter J. Brant. Here, we depict a realm that denies the basic right of identity. Rap game nightmare.
This British band is named after the keyboard command used to create the Greek letter, Delta. Very Internet. And also very likely to win the Mercury Prize. Their album, An Awesome Wave, is my favorite of 2012.