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    Artists engaging with technology — for better or worse

    Lambert, Nick (2013) Artists engaging with technology — for better or worse. Synesis 4t , pp. 37-43. ISSN 2158-3854.

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    What is the relationship, if any, between art and technology? Over the last few centuries, artists and scientists have maintained a sometime turbulent relationship. Often emphasizing technology’s penchant for infringing upon the natural world, artists have pointed towards the inherent dangers and pitfalls of industrialization. However, there have at times been periods of mutual understanding; times in which the products of advanced technology have themselves become either objects of art or have facilitated the artist’s expressive abilities. Where are we now? Has the Art and Technology movement faded from view, or are we at the precipice of a new era of cooperation between art and science?.


    Item Type: Article
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): Visual arts, future studies, constructivism
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Historical Studies
    Research Centres and Institutes: Vasari Research Centre for Art and Technology
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 27 Apr 2015 12:31
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:15


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