New PDF release: Against Immediacy: Video Art and Media Populism (Interfaces:

By William Kaizen

ISBN-10: 1611689449

ISBN-13: 9781611689440

ISBN-10: 1611689457

ISBN-13: 9781611689457

opposed to Immediacy is a heritage of early video artwork thought of when it comes to tv within the usa throughout the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies. It examines how artists wondered the ways that “the humans” have been ideologically figured through the economic mass media. in this time, artists and enterprises together with Nam June Paik, Juan Downey, and the Women’s Video information provider challenged the prevailing limits of the one-to-many version of televisual broadcasting whereas concurrently developing extra democratic, bottom-up types within which the folk mediated themselves. working on the intersection among artwork background and media reports, opposed to Immediacy connects early video artwork and the increase of the media display in gallery-based paintings to discussions approximately participation and the activation of the spectator in paintings and digital media, relocating from video artwork as an early kind of democratic media perform to its canonization as a sort of excessive art.

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