Archive for the virtual art Tag

Art, Virtual Tourism, Mapping, Poetry = N8R TXT

It’s interesting to think about how new technologies are being used, particularly by artists. Google Maps is a tool for finding a location that we’re all familiar with; Google Streetview – recently introduced to major cities in Canada – is a tool for placing yourself, virtually, in a particular location (and being able to look around). Click HERE to check
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The New New Media

Pixel power: Virtual art online commands high prices in the real world An MFA graduate exhibition in Second Life. Image: Second Life, the virtual world that mimics the real world, has held art auctions fetching big prices. And curiously “real world” galleries have sold artworks based on online creations — capturing the image, enhancing it and transferring it to
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