Class Notes


Class Lectures

What are new media?

What are the natural forms of Digital Media? Lecture emphasizes on the 5 critical principles of new media. Also, explains Marshall McCluhen's seminal statement that "The Media is the Message"; that all media should be summed up according to the transcoded effects the technology has on us. [LECTURE HERE]

Database Visualization

What does a database look like? In this lecture, we discussed digital artists who are dealing with mapping and visualizations which both explain systems as well as confound them. [LECTURE HERE]


What is a bitmap?

There is a difference between bitmaps and vectors. This is an article which explains pixels and the database form. [HERE]