A Philosophy of Computer Art by Dominic Lopes PDF

By Dominic Lopes

What is machine artwork? Do the options we often hire to discuss paintings, reminiscent of ‘meaning’, ‘form’ or ‘expression’ follow to desktop paintings?  

A Philosophy of laptop Art is the 1st booklet to discover those questions. Dominic Lopes argues that computing device paintings demanding situations a few of the easy tenets of conventional methods of brooding about and making artwork and that to appreciate computing device paintings we have to position specific emphasis on phrases equivalent to ‘interactivity’ and ‘user’.

Drawing on a wealth of examples he additionally explains how the jobs of the pc artist and computing device artwork person distinguishes them from makers and spectators of conventional paintings kinds and argues that desktop paintings permits us to appreciate larger the position of know-how as an paintings medium.

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