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New Media

New Media

Author: Erin Aldana

This lesson will briefly explain a few examples of new media.

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Terms to Know
Computer Art

Any type of art in which computers play a role in creation or display.

New Media

Art that involves the use of technology, particularly that which uses digital technologies.

Video Art

A type of art that uses moving images. Video art could involve the use of a wide variety of technologies, from Super-8 to VHS to digital video, and is often shown in museums and galleries in the form of a video installation.