13 June 2009

Bill Thompson, BBC tech art critic at the Venice Biennale

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Pixels and paintbrushes
Bill Thompson, back from the Venice Biennale, reflects on digital art and its relationship with technology.

“While there was a lot of interesting art, I saw little that attempted to explore our use of or reliance on technology itself, and the only two pieces I encountered that seemed to have any connection to digital technology for its own sake were rather disappointing as neither was working when I visited.”

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