Art as Organism: Biology and the Evolution of the Digital by Charissa N Terranova

By Charissa N Terranova

What if modernism were characterized via evolving, interconnected and multi-sensory pictures – instead of by means of the monolithic items frequently defined through its artists and theorists? during this groundbreaking e-book, Charissa Terranova reveals a forgotten narrative of modernism, which charts the effect that biology, common platforms concept and cybernetics had on paintings within the 20th century. From kinetic and interactive paintings to early computing device artwork and installations spanning a complete urban, she exhibits that the electronic photo was once a wealthy and expansive inventive medium of modernism.

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