GOOGLE IMAGE ESSENCE: MALEWICH, KLEIN, ROTHKO

PERMANENT VISUALIZATION OF GOOGLES EPHEMERAL IMAGE LOADER – CONCEPT / PHOTOGRAPHY

Google_Placeholder_Image_Malewich_Klein_Rothko_29_Sep._WH_0002Google image search on on a mobile phone shows placeholders in the split second before the images are loaded.

Google_Placeholder_Image_Malewich_Klein_Rothko_29_Sep._WH_0003The placeholder tiles’ colors are based on the color range of the image being loaded.

Google_Placeholder_Image_Malewich_Klein_Rothko_29_Sep._WH_0004Printed screenshot of Google color range placeholder during loading of search results for “mark rothko oeuvre”.

 

Search for “kasimir malewich oeuvre”, “ives klein oeuvre” and “mark rothko oeuvre”. The color range palettes show what the google algorythm think is the chromatic essence of the three artists works.

Googlev Preload Placeholder Mobile Image SearchPhotoprints / Diasec® of manipulated screenshots.