Place-Urbanity: A Psycho-Ethnographic Portrait of Melbourne by Jeffrey Shaw

Australian artist Jeffrey Shaw has been at the forefront of interactive new media practice for the past two decades. He has used complex technologies to create large-scale immersive experiences that explore the meeting point between physical touch and human motion, and fantastic and uniquely conceived digital landscapes. He is also the founding Director of the Institute for Visual Media at the ZKM Centre for Art and Media in Karlsruhe in Germany. Right looks at Shaws film piece Place-Urbanity which premiered in November 2002 and which has proven to be one of the most popular works in the ACMIs collection.

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