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Selection of interviews by Marc Garrett 2010-2013.
A selection of interviews by Marc Garrett between 2010-2013, with
people involved in art, technology & social change.
Through the years I have interviewed all kinds of people. And yes,
it is has been an absolute privilege to be part of a brilliant
culture, where there are so many amazing and interesting minds.
Some view this vibrant culture as media art or new media art as it
has developed in parallel to the mainstream art world. However,
out of this societal shift a whole new breed of art practitioners
has founded a form of controlling the means of art production on
their own terms. This leads us to questions about what values can
we now interpret as contemporary art?
Well, without any doubt I personally view all of these artists,
theorists, coders, hacktivists and tinkerers, as part of larger
field of contemporary art practice. As someone who has been deeply
entwined in the history of this expanding field; I know, just like
many others, that the most interesting and critically engaged art
happening out there, does not only contribute as merely a
reflection of the world, but it also plays a vital role in
changing its reality. This means something...
Other connected links.
My Academic blog. Much more to add...
Also on Academia.edu