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Author García Bravo, Esteban,
Title Cybernethisms : Aldo Giorgini's computer art legacy / Esteban García Bravo.
Imprint West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, 2015.

Author García Bravo, Esteban,
Subject Giorgini, Aldo.
Artists -- United States -- Biography.
Scientists -- United States -- Biography.
Computer art -- United States.
Description 1 online resource (120 pages) : illustrations
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; I.A Biography of Aldo Giorgini; The Beginnings; Fields: A Numerical Visual Laboratory; Aesthetics in Technology; Stretched Surfaces; Quasi-Photographic; Later Years; II. Computer Art in Context; III. Future of the Collection; IV. Selected Texts by Aldo Giorgini; Fields (1975); Experiments in Computer Visualization (1975); Black Boxes and Art: Chisels and Computers (1975); Palette (1980); Stretch (1981); Pueblo (1982); V.A Biographical Sketch of Aldo Giorgini; Aldo Giorgini Biographical Sketch; References; Index.
Summary Working extensively as both artist and scientist, Aldo Giorgini (1934-1994) was one of the first computer artists to combine software writing with early printing technologies. His innovative process involved producing pen-plotted drawings that were embellished by painting, drawing, photography, and screen printing. This biography is the first to uncover the remarkable work and life of an underappreciated artist, providing insights into the innovative methods and computerized techniques he used to weave creations that seamlessly combined technological sophistication with artistic sensibility. Bu.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed May 7, 2015).
ISBN 9781612493732 (e-book)
1612493734 (e-book)
OCLC # 909893600
Additional Format Print version: Bravo, Esteban García. Cybernethisms : Aldo Giorgini's computer art legacy. West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, ©2015 xv, 103 pages 9781557537072

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