Pixel artists Paul Robertson and Ivan Dixon have recreated the iconic opening to The Simpsons for a tribute video that's so fantastic, it's hard to believe it's not official. Featuring music from Jeremy Dower, an interpretation of Danny Elfman's theme, the pixelated, chippy take on The Simpsons' intro is a beautiful, stylized homage.
Pantone pixel art recreating famous works art and album covers
Over 2 million views later...
Kids born today won't know what a pixel is, and that's a dream come true.
An article by Matt Smith on Digital Trends
Ninja Pig Studios Accused of stealing pixel art for forthcoming Wii U release Jumpy Cat.
Posted by Damien McFerran
The artist who gave computing a human face and often credited as the first pixelartist.
How A Space Invader Took Over The International Space Station With 'Space2' Art Installation.
How a mystery pixel artist helped change newsroom culture at CNN in Atlanta.
30 years ago, a budget micro shocked a nation with how good it was.
A terrific article by a photographer on the subject of imitation, Refs, copies and plagiarism.
FEMICOM Museum is a hybrid physical/digital museum and archive dedicated to the preservation and reimagination of femininity in twentieth-century video games, computing, and electronic toys.
Tumblr seems to have turned everyone into a curator.
In 1982, as new wave and queer punk were invading the Toronto music scene, computer programmer and artist Bill Perry brought a desk-sized computer to an artist-run video production centre called Trinity Square Video. While the music stuck around, the art created on that computer has been almost completely forgotten. LINK
A discussion of pixel art's graphical barrage on contemporary media.