Book Chapters

“SVEN (Surveillance Video Entertainment Network): Looking Back and Forward.” Paper published in Entautomatisierung. Brauerhoch, Annette, Norbert Otto Eke, Renate Wieser, and Anke Zechner, Hg., eds. Paderborn: Fink, Wilhelm, 2014.

“Live Visuals.” Book chapter for Daniels, Dieter and Sarah Naumann. Audiovisuology Compendium. Walther Konig, 2010. Also available online in German in the See This Sound encyclopedia.

“A History of Audiovisual Performance.” (Abstract here.) Book chapter, with Nick Collins for Cambridge Companion to Electronic Music, edited by Nick Collins and Julio d’Escrivan. Cambridge University Press, 2007 (Updated version to be published late 2017.)


Selected Articles

“Chance processes, meaning, and the non-nihilistic.” Presentation notes. Enhanced Vision session, SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Community, SIGGRAPH, Los Angeles, August 2015.

Tap Dancing Drummers and Other Female Percussionists. September 2013.

About… Software, Surveillance, Scariness, Subjectivity (and SVEN) [revised and expanded version]. Published in Transdisciplinary Digital Art: Sound, Vision and the New Screen, edited by Randy Adams, Steve Gibson and Stefan Muller Arisona. Published by: Springer, 2008.

About… Software, Surveillance, Scariness, Subjectivity (and SVEN) [short version].Published in online proceedings of Digital Art Weeks Conference, ETH, Zurich, July 2006.

The Code Behind the Screen. Essay from Transmediale ’03 Software art jury statement – with Margarete Jahrmann and David Rokeby.

Curator’s catalog essay for SoftSide exhibition at Sonar 2004, Barcelona, curated by Amy Alexander.

Quickview on Software Art with Florian Cramer, Matthew Fuller, Thomax Kaulmann, Alex McLean, Pit Schultz, and The Yes Men, interviewed by Olga Goriunova and Alexei Shulgin.

Readme 1.2 Jury Statement with Florian Cramer, RTMark, Alexei Shulgin.

Software Art Panel Transcript Feb. 2003 with Florian Cramer, Olga Goriunova, Alex McLean, Antoine Schmitt, Inke Arns

Live Algorithm Programming and a Temporary Organisation for Its Promotion with N. Collins, D. Griffiths, A. McLean, F. Olofsson, J. Rohrhuber, A.Ward

Low-fi guest selection (Curator’s essay). See Low-fi Net art Locator


Software Art Reviews for Runme.org and Readme Festivals (2003-2006)

Review: Cosmolalia with Olga Goriunova

Review: Outsource me with Olga Goriunova

Review: LYCAY


Review: Acme::EyeDrops

Review: Mindguard

Review: Visual Poetry

Review: Minimalistic

Review: Postmodernism Generator

Review: Homeland Security Threat Monitor

Review: Dasher

Review: Google Groups Art

Review: Unmovie

Review: AARON

Review: Bible (Alphabetical Order)

Review: Gogolchat

Review: Duff’s Device