Spatial Archives

Spatial Archives, a Rhizome exhibit, curated by Jason Valdez, featuring I Wanted to See All of the News From Today.

The World Wide Web is an ever-expanding source for knowledge. More information is added with every passing moment. Like a library containing books, the Internet must find ways to sort out the never-ending flow of ideas. But in the case of the web, the available storage space seems unlimited. This is an illusion. There is of course a cap on the amount of information this amazing new medium can handle but hitting this imaginary ceiling is not likely. As technology grows and the rate at which information is processed increases, it becomes easier to cram everything into one place