BA IT2 Week 10

The Computer Art debate: questions about computer use in the visual arts:

Grayson Perry’s key questions about digital art:
SOME QUESTIONS ON COMPUTER ART

  1. Grayson Perry discusses digital technology and art
    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/culturenews/5742570/Computers-should-be-used-to-make-art.html
  2. Perry’s recent Walthamstow Tapestry
    http://www.ponystep.com/art/article/TheWalthamstowTapestryGraysonPerry_374.aspx
  3. Art and video games: Tom Chatfield
    - Overview
    - A review of Chatfield’s new book about the games industry Fun Inc
  4. “Videogames: the great underrated art” by Andrew Hirst
    http://cognitionetc.wordpress.com/2010/01/19/video-games-the-great-underrated-art/
  5. Are Video Games art?- Aaron Smuts
    http://www.contempaesthetics.org/newvolume/pages/article.php?articleID=299
  6. Videogames, interactivity and art – Grant Tavinor
    http://aesthetics-online.org/articles/index.php?articles_id=44
  7. A response to film critic Roger Ebert’s article that videogames can never be art:
    http://aikyriedesigns.com/atec2322/2010/10/14/roger-eberts-video-games-can-never-be-art/
  8. Ian Bogost on the same issue
    http://www.bogost.com/writing/the_proceduralist_style.shtml
  9. 02 – Editorial – Computers, Art and Context – Resch
  10. 06 – Fractals and an Art for the Sake of Science – Mandelbrot
  11. The Image in the Magic Box – Sokolove
  12. The Digital Revolution – Goodman