Digital Checkpoints Exhibition


Infinite Glitch

Infinite Glitch

Ben Baker-Smith (United States)

Ripping and recombining source material from a number of online databases, Infinite Glitch generates a continual flow of sounds and images organized according to ‘glitch effects’ of digital compression formats, source coding, and bit-rate reduction. 

As a live performance, Infinite Glitch comments upon the ever-changing mediascape of the Internet. 

The loss of information is each digital images serves as a potential marker for the loss of information in other areas of life.