Lecture09: Screen Art and Installation

EIJA-LIISA AHTILA, THE HOUR OF PRAYER, 2005

What is cinema today? With the ubiquity of screens, what is the future of cinema? This lecture starts with a vision of a future cinema and move backward in time to trace the influences and lineages that have extended the cinematic experience to screen art and multiscreen installation forms.

We extend our earlier exploration into the historical development of expanded cinema to expanded form of digital video. We delve deeper into screen art and installation works today, continuing our exposition on the video medium. We examine what new experiences are enabled the digitisation of the medium and development of technologies. 

Download lecture slides: MEDA201_2018_Lecture09

Due to a technical fault, Lecture 09 was not recorded. You can access the playlist here.

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