Aspects of the history of Electronic Art in Australia
by Stephen Jones and Associates P/L
The production of art and images, music and text, interactive performance and installation using contemporary computing technologies; flat-screen or CRT video monitors, complex operating systems, networks, digital signal processing, etc, etc, though intensely modern, have surprisingly deep roots in Western culture and technological development. Some of them, particularly the number systems and technologies of image making, even go back into times before the ancient cultures of China, India and the Arab world.
Stephen R Jones: biography of involvement with electronic media in the arts