Media Archaeology: Excavations

Sarah Cook (Curator)

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition


The group exhibition for NEoN Digital Arts Festival proposed that artists are future media archaeologists, recorders of our current information-based society, and time-travelers highlighting the continued relevance of our long past. This exhibition exhibited how digital art and technology is understood now and will be in the future, in the creation of shared cultural experiences. It featured works by:
Joseph DeLappe (USA)
William (Bill) Miller (USA)
VOID (Belgium)
Verity Birt (UK)
Olia Lialina (Russia/Germany)
Claire Hentschker (USA)
Nicky Bird (UK)
Patrick Lichty (USA/UAE)
Adam Lockhart and Rhoda Ellis (UK)
Elke Reinhuber (Germany/Singapore)
Morehshin Allahyari (Iran/USA)
Ele Carpenter (UK)
The exhibition took place in West Ward Works, Dundee, Co-curated by NEoN (Clare Brennan, Sarah Cook, Mark Daniels and Donna Holford-Lovell), in partnership with Weave: Creativity, Community, Collaboration by Abertay University.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 6 Nov 2017


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