Virus as Art: Making Good out of a Bad Situation

by Dave Beaudoin

Viruses suck. Being on the bleeding edge of PC technology doesn’t come without its risks and PC gamers have been acutely aware of the dangers of unprotected systems just about forever. When we saw this great gallery of art inspired by some of the biggest viruses ever we found ourselves getting almost misty-eyed for the days we spent cleaning master boot records and restoring windows 3.1 from a stack of floppies.

Thomas-Slater---Code-Red_905

Thomas Slater – Code Red

Andreu Serra Crash_905

Andreu Serra Crash_905

Joshua Checkley - Happy99

Joshua Checkley – Happy99

Are they missing any of the classics? I know I was hopping to see Stoned.Monkey show up there.