Panel Intro: Digital Aesthetics


Session Title:

  • Digital Aesthetics

Presentation Title:

  • Panel Intro: Digital Aesthetics



  • This panel will question the notion of a digital aesthetic. The debate will centre on the following:

    1. Will digital photographers produce a new aesthetic? Is there an avant-garde in the digital arts?
    2. Does the WWW provide a revolutionary ontology for art practice?
    3. Is there a quest for greater verisimilitude in digital imagery?
    4. What is the constructed reality of the digital image?
    5. Is there a problem with the notion of a media specific aesthetic?