'... goes further than just offering a survey view. Edward Shanken unpacks with is now often called new media art into fathomable themes ... As well as his thought-provoking essay, there are images from seminal yet disregarded figures in electronic media' Art World
About the Author
Edward A Shanken is an art historian focusing on 20th-century experimental art. Editor of Telematic Embrace: Visionary Theories of Art, Technology, and Consciousness by Roy Ascott (2001), he serves on the Media Art History faculty at Donau University, Krems, Austria, and is Assistant Professor in the Department of Media Studies at the University of Amsterdam.