30 Images Wonderfully Ruined by Glitch Artists

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In a technical sense, a glitch is a small problem or fault that prevents something from being successful or working as well as it should.

Yes, it is indeed an error, and the glitch art consists in exploiting that error and using it for aesthetic purposes.
Artists embracing this big movement use both digital and analog systems to modify files and produce visual inconsistencies. To get to the point in which the outputs are beautifully rough some of the works are created using real physical changes to the hardware, others are made by directly altering digital files to produce visual errors. We have to mention that glitch art is that wide and spread it also comprehends video distortions (datamosh) as well as sound effects.

But since we love graphic design and still pictures, we decided today to put together for you a bunch of broken and corrupted images, everything “wrong” we could find online.

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Glitch Art & more!

Glitch art takes what we usually see as mistakes and turns them into something worth looking at. This style is all about embracing those unexpected errors and making them part of the artwork. Artists in this movement mess with both old-school and digital tech to twist images and create something uniquely offbeat.

In wrapping up our journey through the world of glitch art, it’s clear that this movement challenges our traditional notions of perfection in art. By turning errors and faults into the very essence of their work, glitch artists invite us to see beauty in the unexpected and the imperfect. This approach not only broadens our aesthetic horizons but also reflects a deeper acceptance of the chaotic and unpredictable nature of life itself.

Our curated selection of broken and corrupted images is a testament to the creativity that flourishes when artists dare to break the rules and embrace the flaws. Glitch art, with its raw and unfiltered expression, reminds us that sometimes the most intriguing stories and visuals are born from the willingness to explore the ‘wrong.’

It’s a celebration of the unconventional, proving that art is not just about creating flawless pieces but about finding meaning and beauty in the cracks and glitches of our imperfect world. And if you feel inspired by the endless creativity of digital artists, check out some more blog posts that will fuel your inspiration!

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We are a team of designers, developers & photographers from Italy and we love to create striking graphic resources! Have a look around our website to discover more about what we do and the services we offer!

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We are a team of designers, developers & photographers from Italy and we love to create striking graphic resources! Have a look around our website to discover more about what we do and the services we offer!

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