Video Art Theory

A Comparative Approach
Product Number: EB00621756
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118475485
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Video Art Theory: A Comparative Approach demonstrates how video art functions on the basis of a comparative media approach, providing a crucial understanding of video as a medium in contemporary art and of the visual mediations we encounter in daily life. -A critical investigation of the visual media and selected video artworks which contributes to the understanding of video as a medium in contemporary art -The only study specifically devoted to theorizing the medium of video from the perspective of prominent characteristics which result from how video works deal with time, space, representation, and narrative -The text has emerged out of the author's own lectures and seminars on video art -Offers a comparative approach which students find especially useful, offering new perspectives

Author(s): Helen Westgeest
Original Publish Date: Mar 30, 2015

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