I Want! I Want! Art & Technology exhibition at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
I Want! I Want! Art and Technology features work by artists that been influenced by the rapid development of technology over the last 20 years. The presentation of the 27 artists and collectives is designed to encourage us to think of the exhibition as a small town with avenues, cul-de-sacs and courtyards. When exploring the exhibition you encounter different artists’ interests and media From a computer scientist and cryptology expert who contributed to the development of modern computers. A Second Life online community inhabited by avatars. Computer Aided Design in the production of sculpture. And motion capture and face recognition technology in the creation of a male avatar that resides under the sea. Works selected are drawn from the Arts Council Collection and other public and private collections and artists. The exhibition runs until 1 October 2017.