I like MANIK’s art. Their current HTML text work, like Chris Ashley’s HTML table work, makes an engaging high art in a medium that you wouldn’t expect to have the aesthetic bandwidth.
MANIK’s work constantly makes me revisit my assumptions about the form of art, whilst animating my belief in the continuing possibilities of its content. I hope they get an archive of their email pieces from the Rhizome list together, those are the perfect complement to this. The Rhizome pieces are more like this one:
New Page In Art History (be sure to read the PDF).