ScreenSaverGallery presents: The First and Only Retrospective of Artistic Computer Screensavers


April–September 2021 It has been eight years since the ScreenSaverGallery started exploring the waters of the computer screensaver as an artistic medium. The research not only happens during exhibitions in the gallery itself, but it has also taken on a more academic dimension. The culmination of this research is the publication The Art of Screensaver (published by […]

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Jacob Broms Engblom /Sticks And Stones/


Jacob Broms Engblom (*1986) is Swedish digital artist who graduated in Communication and Media Studies from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Since 2009, he has been part of the net art creative duo buildinging with Californian technologist, web developer and software engineer Mitch Trale. They run together e.g. a gallery of contemporary art […]

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LaTurbo Avedon /Interlude, 2019/


LaTurbo Avedon is digital artist and curator who is “digital” in the literal sense of the word. They are not a living person, but a virtual avatar. Nobody really knows who stands behind the identity, if it is an individual, a group of people or, maybe, artificial intelligence. And most importantly – it does not […]

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Unleashing Screensaver


Unleashing Screensaver is a participatory collaborative project which looks at the notion of aesthetic education and its diversity across fields and cultures. Over 45 educators and their students from various educational institutions, disciplines and countries are participating with one, two or three contributions which will each be screened for one day. Ranging from gifs, sound files, videos, […]

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Zach Reini / Cloverleaf


Zach Reini (b. 1990, Denver, Colorado) is young Denver-based artist, in his artistic production focused on the structural breakdown of the popular signs of contemporary western culture. Quite significant feature of his work is using the semiotic drift rather than adherence to the unambiguous sematic level of meaning. Among Reini’s frequent media of expression belong […]

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(5) Braincandy <1 One Swallow 1>


(5) Braincandy <1 One Swallow 1> screensaver is now open to contribute anonymously one-second videos (mp4): UPLOAD HERE A second is not too little. It can be as eloquent as the blink of an eye, as attractive as a flap of wings and it can contain a whole life. A onesecond video is like an animal […]

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David Přílučík: Taxonomy of Fame


  David Přílučík (b. 1991) is Czech visual and intermedia artist and conceptual explorer working in performance, found footage and video.   In his SSG solo exhibition Taxonomy of Fame Přílučík presents his latest video Show Me a Hero exposed in two modes of presentation. First, in the aggressive screensaver mode. Second, in the private […]

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(c) merry / 1. 1. 2xx6


As a 2016 New-Year’s welcome, the ScreenSaverGallery hosted a performance by (c) merry, character of which was un-noticed in advance. While saving your screen, it could be noticed that the performance was based on the live-streaming of (c) merry writing an improvised piece of fiction text, without previous preparation or thoughts. The writing process (and […]

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Yoshi Sodeoka /Carbonated Formulas #2/


The exhibition–-screen saver by multidisciplinary artists and musician from New York. Yoshi Sodeoka is mostly known for his unique conceptual video albums that range between psychedelia (on a visual level) and prog-rock (on an audio level), and the body of video works, commissioned music videos (e.g. Tame Impala, Wunder Wunder, Beck, The Presets and tohers), […]

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Dominik Podsiadly /Big Black/


Dominik Podsiadly (b. 1967) is a Polish digital artist living and working in Wrocław. He was kicked out of Akademia Sztuk Pięknych we Wrocławiu (Academy of Fine Arts, Wroclaw) where he studied painting in 1991–1994. In the 1990s, he was a founding member of several informal art groups such as NEUE GOTHIK ART, JUJU HOUSE, […]

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