My review for Rhizome of: New Media Art: Practice and Context in the UK 1994-2004
Edited by Lucy Kimbell, Arts Council of England and Cornerhouse Press, 2004.
Having somewhat ripped up the conference circuit this year, I was relieved to discover a book, in the form of New Media Art: Practice and Context in the UK 1994-2004, which is rather like attending a conference - but without the flu (ISEA), travel expenses(ISEA again!) and inevitable weariness (take your pick!) associated with such events. New Media Art is the Arts Council of England's round-up of ten years of funding new media projects. Its opening explains:
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