AlThere is this hacker slogan: aWe love your computer.a We also get inside people's computers. And we are honored to be in somebody's computer. You are very close to a person when you are on his desktop.Ar Jodi, 1997 This book is a collection of texts written by Domenico Quaranta between 2005 and 2010 for exhibition catalogues, printed magazines and online reviews: a pocket version of what the author would save from the universal flood, in a world without computers. Most of the fields of research he has developed are represented: from Net Art to Software Art and videogames, from biotechnologies to the debate around curating and the positioning of New Media Art in the contemporary landscape, and back to Net Art again.It takes strength to adopt custom software effects, user friendly tools and vernacular genres and use them to make things ... without apparently being anything more than what they are expected to be a a Youtube video or a Photoshop exercise. ... Most of Petraa#39;s gif animations and static images look like sketches at first sight.
|Title||:||In Your Computer|
|Publisher||:||Lulu Press, Inc - 2014-04-27|