[ISEA2015] Artist Statement: Rachel Clarke – TERRA INCOGNITA

Artist Statement

HD Digital Video (2014)

In this work the artist deconstructs the road atlas. Detached from their contexts, the pieces form new visual topologies that suggest computer circuits or constellations.

  • Rachel Clarke’s work has been shown in galleries, museums, new media festivals and film screenings nationally and internationally. She has recently shown at the Ars Electronica Festival (Austria); Aggregate Space (USA); and Currents International Festival of New Media (USA). Clarke is founding Editor of the Media-N journal and was Editor-in-Chief from 2005 to 2011. In 2014 she worked with Sacramento Metropolitan Art Commission as artist/co-curator for an NEA-funded augmented reality virtual public art project, Broadway Augmented. She is Professor of New Media Art at California State University, Sacramento, USA.

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