Rudolph Frieling & Wulf Herzogenrath - 40yearsvideoart.de
Subtitled Digital Heritage: Video Art in Germany from 1963 to the Present, the publication offers a comprehensive overview on historical as well as current tendencies in video art by featuring 59 individual video artworks produced in Germany including examples from the 1960s to productions as recent as 2004. Texts by historians, curators, and philosophers reflect on historical and theoretical reviews of current strategies involving moving images. The book is accompanied by a DVD with excerpts of 59 works and additional materials related to the context of the artists’ work. Luxurious edition (19,50 x 25,20 cm hardcover); 400 pp., 650 color ills.