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By Chris Meigh-Andrews

A heritage of Video paintings is a revised and increased variation of the 2006 unique, which extends the scope of the 1st version, incorporating a much broader diversity of artists and works from around the globe and explores and examines advancements within the style of artists' video from the mid Nineteen Nineties as much as the current day. moreover, the recent version expands and updates the dialogue of theoretical innovations and concepts which underpin modern artists' video.

Tracking the altering different types of video artwork relating to the revolution in digital and electronic imaging that has taken position over the last 50 years, A historical past of Video Art orients video artwork within the wider paintings old context, with specific connection with the shift from the structuralism of the past due Nineteen Sixties and early Nineteen Seventies to the post-modernist matters of the Eighties and early Nineties. the recent version additionally explores the consequences of the internationalisation of artists' video within the interval major as much as the recent millennium and its issues and preoccupations together with post-colonialism, the post-medium and the effect and effect of the internet.

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