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By Chris Meigh-Andrews

ISBN-10: 0857851780

ISBN-13: 9780857851789

A heritage of Video paintings is a revised and accelerated version of the 2006 unique, which extends the scope of the 1st variation, incorporating a much wider diversity of artists and works from around the globe and explores and examines advancements within the style of artists' video from the mid Nineties as much as the current day. moreover, the recent variation expands and updates the dialogue of theoretical suggestions and ideas which underpin modern artists' video.

Tracking the altering types of video paintings in terms of the revolution in digital and electronic imaging that has taken position over the past 50 years, A background of Video Art orients video artwork within the wider paintings old context, with specific connection with the shift from the structuralism of the past due Nineteen Sixties and early Seventies to the post-modernist issues of the Nineteen Eighties and early Nineteen Nineties. the hot variation additionally explores the results of the internationalisation of artists' video within the interval prime as much as the recent millennium and its matters and preoccupations together with post-colonialism, the post-medium situation and the effect and effect of the internet.

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