Christiane Paul comments on Yucef Merhi’s Super Atari Poetry.


June 10, 2015

Christiane Paul, Adjunct Curator of New Media Arts at the Whitney Museum of American Art and author of the book Digital Art (Thames & Hudson, London) goes inside of Yucef Merhi’s installation, Super Atari Poetry (2005), a unique poetry generator based on the notorious Atari 2600 Video Computer System. As a multiplayer game installation, this work enables participants to play, change the content, and experience hundreds of new poems. The full-length documentary can be obtained from http://www.aspectmag.com

Category: Digital Art