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[Virtual] Relational Aesthetics

The days of happenings and Fluxus signaled a pivotal transition and a prophetic glimpse into Post (Post) Modern art. Such progression into participant based art within art history entailed the coining of Relational Aesthetics. The times when artists sat around and drank beer ushered its way into the cannon of conceptual fine art. Also known as relational art, relational […]

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Art and Technology Art Writing and Criticism Conceptual Fluxus Social Networking Theory Virtual Art

Contemporary vs. Post-Modern vs. Post Post Modern

Currently working on a piece about New Media work by Joseph DeLappe and the Tool Shed Days art collective. Quite honestly, I’ve been working on this piece for the past couple of weeks off and on because I wanted to explore the notion of the new media artists re-interpreting virtual space as a public place for […]

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Art Art and Technology Conceptual Culture Criticism Film Interactive / Participatory Art Internet Art Multi Media Photography Social Networking Virtual Art Visual Arts

The Art of War

Last weekend, I watched Full Metal Jacket. Being a huge fan of Stanley Kubrick and a sucker for a well done war film, the movie was phenomenal. Naturally, I thought of the various ways war has been depicted in the visual and new media arts. Admittedly, I’m not huge fan of political art; HOWEVER, when […]