What Google Has to Say About Artists

Others have tested Google’s opinion on various subjects and come up with incredibly interesting and insighful results. So Hyperallergic decided to see what the world’s most popular search-engine’s thoughts are when it comes to well-known artists.

Last week, I was playing around on my gadgets and inadvertently discovered that Google has an opinion on art. So I decided to ask the all knowing algorithm about some art figures to see Mountain View’s perspective on artists.

The results were painfully typical in some cases and typically unexpected in other cases. For example:

Check out the rest here on Hyperallergic, including Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Frida Khalo, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Andy Warhol, Joseph Beuys, Jeff Koons, Cindy Sherman, Banksy, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Marina Abramovic, Shepard Fairey, and Ai Weiwei.

Who would you look up? What does Google say about them? Let me know in the comments below!