Category Archives: new media

Ready for our close up: Video Art on ‘app

Go ahead, search for “video art” in the Apple app store. Slim pickings, am I right?? Not anymore. This morning the first ShinyArt iPad app went “live” changing the way that audiences consume and contemplate video art, as well as … Continue reading

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Introducing Ina Conradi!

Make way for Ina Conradi – the latest ShinyArt contributing artist! Singapore may not technically be on the other side of the world, but sometimes it sure seems like it from our insulated Bay Area bubble. I have been trying … Continue reading

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White Nights in Toronto

In a time crunch at the moment, but I did want to flag this upcoming urban art event in Toronto called Nuit Blanche. – This is one night (Oct. 2nd, from 7pm to sunrise) when media artists stage a momentous … Continue reading

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Magnetic connections

Some interesting updates in ShinyArt land…Great conversation with director and producer of performance and video art, Marisela La Grave of the NY-based Magnetic Laboratorium. Magnetic Laboratorium is basically an incubator for collaborative live art and media projects – a Mecca … Continue reading

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Enervate your viscera

I scalped the title of this post – clearly I am not to be blamed.  It sounds simultaneously like a sexual come-on and a  euphemism for a frontal lobotomy. How often do you find that? Word to some new ShinyArt … Continue reading

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A Shiny Idea at the Guggenheim

A new partnership between YouTube and the Guggenheim Foundation (including ALL of the Guggenheim museums) has sparked a lot of smiles at team ShinyArt – looks like we are not the only ones interested in creating a platform for new … Continue reading

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So what is video art…?

Video art defies attempts at definition because of its essential eclecticism. It draws from diverse art media as well as from communication and information … Type of artwork which began in New York in the mid-1960s, made on videotape … Continue reading

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