Computer art reading list

Beddard, Honor, and Douglas Dodds. Digital Pioneers. London: V&A Publishing, 2009.

Brown, Paul, Charlie Gere, Nick Lambert, and Catherine Mason, eds. White Heat, Cold Logic: British Computer Art 1960-1980. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2009. National Art Library pressmark: 603.AK.0259

Dietrich, Frank. 'Visual Intelligence: the First Decade of Computer Art (1965-1975).' Leonardo 19, no.2 (1986): 159-169. National Art Library pressmark: PP.4.N

Franke, Herbert W. Computer Graphics, Computer Art. London: Phaidon, 1971. National Art Library pressmark: 38.EE.107

Herzogenrath, Wulf, and Barbara Nierhoff-Wielk, eds. Ex Machina, Early Computer Graphics up to 1979. Munich: Deutscher Kunstverlag, 2007. National Art Library pressmark: 602.AH.0471

Jürgens, Martin C. Digital Print: the Complete Guide to Processes, Preservation and Identification. London: Thames and Hudson, 2009.

Leavitt, Ruth, ed. Artist and Computer. New York: Harmony Books, 1976. National Art Library pressmark: Archive of Art and Design

Lieser, Wolf. Digital Art. [Königswinter?]: Ullmann/Tandem, 2009.

Mason, Catherine. A Computer in the Art Room: the Origins of British Computer Arts 1950-1980. Hindrigham, Norfolk: JJG Publishing, 2008. National Art Library pressmark: 603.AJ.0649

Reichardt, Jasia. The Computer in Art. London: Studio Vista, 1971.
National Art Library pressmark: 602.AA.0661

Reichardt, Jasia, ed. Cybernetic Serendipity: the Computer and the Arts: a Studio International Special Issue. London: Studio Ltd., 1968.
National Art Library pressmark: PP.73.A

Spalter, Anne Morgan. The Computer in the Visual Arts. Reading, Mass.; Harlow: Addison Wesley Longman, 1999. National Art Library pressmark: NB.99.2012

Walker, James Faure. Painting the Digital River: How an Artist Learned to Love the Computer. Upper Saddle River, NJ; London: Prentice Hall, 2006. National Art Library pressmark: 602.AK.0148

Wands, Bruce. Art of the Digital Age. London: Thames and Hudson, 2006. National Art Library pressmark: 603.AG.0945

To locate material in the National Art Library, please search the Library Catalogue

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

14 March – 2 August 2015. The V&A is delighted to announce that it will present Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty in London in spring 2015. The first and largest retrospective of the late designer’s work to be presented in Europe, the exhibition will showcase McQueen’s visionary body of work.

Visit the V&A exhibition Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Event - Highlights of the National Art Library - Tour 2

Mon 11 May 2015 14:30–16:00

Members will be given a private behind-the-scenes tour of the National Art Library and be shown some of the treasures of the collection.

Book online