The relationship between art and computer icons
Document typeConference report
PublisherInternational Institute of Informatics and Systemics
Rights accessOpen Access
Can computer icons be considered art? Clearly, this depends on what we consider to be art and its social connotations. Since the 20th century, a work of art has ceased to be something unique and its historical role has been questioned, particularly taking into account the evolution of photography. It is time to pay attention to new artistic expressions that resolve the problems related to virtuality or appearance, symbolic meanings and ethical messages as essential sources for rebuilding our present
CitationPuig, J.; Sanchez Riera, A.; Fonseca, D. The relationship between art and computer icons. A: International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics. "IMSCI '11: the 5th International multi-conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics: July 19th-July 22nd, 2011, Orlando, Florida-USA: proceedings". Winter Garden, FL: International Institute of Informatics and Systemics, 2011, p. 242-246. ISBN 978-1-936338-34-4.