Roy Ascott Quote

When art is a form of behaviour, software predominates over hardware in the creative sphere. Process replaces product in importance, just as system supersedes structure.


Behaviourables and Futuribles, manifesto, 1967; as cited in: Edward A. Shanken. "Cybernetics and Art: Cultural Convergence in the 1960s." 2002

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When art is a form of behaviour, software predominates over hardware in the creative sphere. Process replaces product in importance, just as system...

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When art is a form of behaviour, software predominates over hardware in the creative sphere. Process replaces product in importance, just as system...

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When art is a form of behaviour, software predominates over hardware in the creative sphere. Process replaces product in importance, just as system...

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When art is a form of behaviour, software predominates over hardware in the creative sphere. Process replaces product in importance, just as system...