Endless Bounty, 2005

Software, Macintosh G4 PowerBook, and Plastic Acrylic

23 x 17 x 3 inches

Runs Continuously, Never Repeats

Edition of 8

Endless Bounty, comments upon the eternal dilemma between the purity of nature and the insatiable consumerism that characterizes urban life. Taking full advantage of the bounty of imagery on-line, Endless Bounty presents an endless parade of natural and artificial commodities from chairs and SUVs to design products even abstract drawings, dissolving one into another endlessly.


DATAStream, Moss Arts Center, VA


The Ever Present Sun, Edward Hopper House Art Center, Nyack, NY


Intersections, The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC


Digital Paintings, Louisiana Art & Science Museum, Baton Rouge, LA


Outside In: Ten Years of Software Art, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy


Holy Fire Art of the Digital Age, iMAL Center for Digital Cultures and Technology, Brussels, Belgium


John F. Simon, Jr. & Mark Napier, Digital Art Museum, Berlin, Germany


All Digital, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH


Endless Victory, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, NY
John F. Simon, Jr., Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA
Stacks, Loops, and Intersections: Code Sketches by John F. Simon, Jr., University Art Museum, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY