Engaging the Virtual

Porter, Doug and Back, Doug and Carpenter, J.r. and Geuer, Juan and Perron, Jacques and Richards, Catherine and Rogers, Bob and Rokeby, David and White, Norman and Laiwan. Engaging the Virtual. Halifax, NS: Dalhousie Art Gallery, 2000.

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Abstract (English)

In his descriptive analysis of works by nine artists, Porter attempts to define how new media engage the “virtual” in ways that are different from traditional art making. He calls attention to how the use of new media in art privileges “presencing” over representation and transforms the technology’s “remote presencing” into the “immediate virtual.” Includes artists’ statements. Biographical notes. 3 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Porter, Doug (Curator); Porter, Doug (Author); Back, Doug (Artist); Back, Doug (Author); Carpenter, J.R. (Artist); Carpenter, J.R. (Author); Geuer, Juan (Artist); Geuer, Juan (Author); Perron, Jacques (Artist); Perron, Jacques (Author); Richards, Catherine (Artist); Richards, Catherine (Author); Rogers, Bob (Artist); Rogers, Bob (Author); Rokeby, David (Artist); Rokeby, David (Author); White, Norman (Artist); White, Norman (Author); Laiwan; Laiwan
Dossier: 343 - DALHOUSIE ART GALLERY (Halifax)
Collation: 39 p. : 19 ill. ; 26 x 23 cm
ISBN: 0770327222
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: Dalhousie Art Gallery
Artists: Back, Doug; Carpenter, Jr; Geuer, Juan; Laiwan; Perron, Jacques; Richards, Catherine; Rogers, Bob; Rokeby, David; White, Norman
Critics / Curators / Historians: Porter, Doug
Art Organizations: Dalhousie Art Gallery (Halifax)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 10 Mar. - 23 Apr. 2000, Dalhousie Art Gallery (Halifax).
Keywords: TECHNOLOGY; VIRTUAL (The); NEW MEDIA
Deposited by: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2002
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 14:02
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/14478
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