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    Aesthetic archives

    Magruder, M.T. and Pilcher, Jeremy (2016) Aesthetic archives. Art Libraries Journal 41 (1), pp. 11-23. ISSN 0307-4722.

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    Abstract

    Michael Takeo Magruder, visual artist and researcher, discusses his digital and new media art and practice with Jeremy Pilcher, lawyer and academic, whose research engages with the intersection of art and law. Takeo’s work asks viewers to question their relationship both to and within the real-time data flows generated by emerging technologies and the implications these have for archives. His art concerns the way institutions use such systems to create narratives that structure societies. This conversation discusses how Takeo’s practice invites us, as individuals, to critically reflect on the implications of the stories that are both told to and about us by using gathered and distributed data.

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    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: This is a pre-copyedited, author-produced PDF of an article accepted for publication following peer review. The version of record is available online at the link above.
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): new media art, aesthetic journalism, digital, data, archives
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Law
    Depositing User: Jeremy Pilcher
    Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2019 09:38
    Last Modified: 31 Jul 2019 09:23
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/26950

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