As if we needed proof further proof that Akihiko Taniguchi is a staggering genius... In his latest project, the ultra realistic racing game Art Speed, artworks on wheels - Gabriel Orozco's La DS (1993), Umberto Boccioni's Forme uniche nella continuità dello spazio (1913), and R.T. Mutt's Fountain (1917) among others - compete in the art circuit. F.T. Marinetti would be so proud. Art Speed. The Contemporary Art Racing Simulator is currently under development...
Akihiko Taniguchi is and artist and full-time lecturer of Tama Art University and part-time lecturer of Musashino Art University. His practice includes installations, performances and video works using self-built devices and software.
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