Project 1-3: Thomas Ruff; The Aestetics of the pixel

In the body of work and book JPEGS by Thomas Ruff (Ruff and Simpson. 2009), the artist uses the compression technique JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group 1992) to create new images (or series) from existing photographs/images either made by Ruff himself or “found” in archives. In his essay; Thomas...