When I visited the vast halls of the Louvre Museum in Paris, I was impressed with the longevity of the art within those walls. The Venus de Milo looked as fresh as the day she was chiseled.
When creations come in the form of stone or oil on canvas, they also come with a certain heft. They have the fortitude to stand up to years of viewing. Nowadays, so many of our masterpieces, both grand and personal, come in digital form.
French artist Leo Caillard has been musing on this issue. What becomes of our digital creations after 10 years? How about 500 years? Will deviantART digital creations be on display at the Louvre?… Read more