LAS432 Technology and Art

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LAS432 Technology and Art
We normally think of the arts as very different from technologies in spite of the fact that art…

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LAS432 Technology and Art

LAS432 Technology and Art

Discussions Week 4 All Students Posts 37 Pages 

We normally think of the arts as very different from technologies in spite of the fact that art (with perhaps a few exceptions) is practiced with the help of technology. This practice creates interdependence between technology and art. To what extent does art respond to, or is shaped by, the technology that enables it? To what extent have advanced and accessible digital technologies, such as websites, digital photography, and YouTube, changed the relationship between art and technology? Are these technologies reshaping our attitudes toward artists?

This discussion includes how art and technology can be combined to produce new genres of artistic expression.  I have posted a site below which represents just one example of how digital technology and the fine arts are being linked together.  Please feel comfortable in sharing your own examples! When a computer generates a painting, who do you feel the artist is, the computer or the individual who created the program to do this?…