April 9-12, 2008
Montréal, Québec, Canada

Sessions: Abstract

Ethnographic Methods and New Media Preservation   go to paper

Piotr Adamczyk, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, USA

This paper explores how ethnographic techniques, increasingly used in studies of human-computer interaction, can be applied in the preservation of new media art. Special attention is paid to examples of new media that require a high degree of audience participation.

Session: What to do with New Media Art? [Institutional]

Keywords: new media art, human computer interaction, ethnographic methods, collaboration, preservation, seamful interaction, urban probes