Games as Art

Here is an ongoing list of articles addressing the issue of whether video games could be considered as art. Playing Games with Art An interesting piece, not to define games as art, but on the position of games in art. Brian Moriarty’s Apology for Roger Ebert A very well-written explanation of how Roger Ebert’s statements ...

Audio as Gameplay

For a group show opening in December I am creating an audio experiential game world. In researching my concept, I came across this article on Audio as Gameplay by Aaron Oldenburg. Good stuff.

Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller

I plan on writing more about this later, but I just need to post this now. Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller kick ass.

Maps and Realism

This is a surprisingly interesting article on the role of realism in maps, from the standpoint of the US National Park Service. I approve. Getting Real: Reflecting on the New Look of National Park Service Maps