Description: As accessibility and understanding of electronic media grow, its use by artists has become both widespread and increasingly instrumental in the latest developments in contemporary art. A comprehensive, timely international survey that addresses the relationship between art and electronic technology, this volume explores the presence and meanings of mechanics, light, graphics, robots, virtual reality and the web in the art and visual culture of the last hundred years. It also considers the reaction, development and future of artistic practice in the face of new technology.
This hardcover book measures 10 inches by 12 inches. Published February 2009.