Caves, walls, canvas…iPads?

Seikou Yamaoka is a Japanese office worker by day and a Youtube sensation by night: he re-creates famous paintings on his iPad. Some say his work is an innovative harmony between art and technology — I think this is just more evidence of the demise of our civilization. In fifty years, will we be collecting digital painting to display on television screens in our living rooms?

“Why, yes, this is in fact the original file of pixels Dexter Olsson created for this masterpiece!”

Do you think painting is going the way of the caveman?

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