Category Archives: electronic

Can chairs die? Musings by Katina Bitsicas

Katina Bitsicas – featured in the current ShinyArt iPad app exhibition Monsters and Memories – discusses her thoughts on art, technology, ShinyArt and dying chairs…. What do you consider to be your job or responsibility as an artist? I consider … Continue reading

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Welcome back (to the future?)

I have used this space before to comment on the fascinating museological experiment that is the Adobe Museum of Digital Art, replacing conventional museum associations of preservation and permanence with the ephemeral and intangible. This recent conversation held at Art … Continue reading

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they’re here….[cut to static-filled tv set and creepy music]

As I have oft remarked on this blog – the museum paradigm of the last 20 years is being pulled like warm toffee into all sorts of strange and delicious configurations. Technology is aiding the white cube revisioning in a … Continue reading

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the medium of light

I always enjoy introducing students to the dynamic Japanese Gutai movement of wild performances and experimental social interventions.  The other day at the San Jose Museum of Art I was reminded of the sheer resonant beauty of Atsuko Tanaka’s Electric … Continue reading

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ShinyArt announces online video art partners

We’re pleased to announce the initial roster of video artists whose work will be available for rent through ShinyArt (www.shinyart.com). ShinyArt brings video art to businesses and homes through an online rental service. What is video art? Video art is … Continue reading

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a match made in….San Jose?

That’s a match between art and technology, of course! The 01 Biennial is just around the corner and I have been perusing their site and flagging my favorite can’t-miss-it installations. The “Build Your Own World” concept is a refreshing theme … Continue reading

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ShinyArt artists look at New York

PMish, resident ShinyArt artist and cinematographer has just released a new music video for Shakespeare that showcases his talents at capturing the essence (and the ideal) of the urban experience in America. I love the gritty textures, the vintage feel … Continue reading

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