soongsil university / the Global School of Media

2018 fall
introduction to media art: new media and arts




dr. joonsung yoon  <>

office hours:

Tuesday 12-13, Wednesday 15-16 (information science building, room 529)

time & place: 

Tuesday 10:30-11:45, Wednesday 13:30-14:45, (infoscience building, room 601)




This class for sophomore students is an introduction to new media approaches to media art with practical examples. Overall scanning of the burgeoning era of media art from mechanical art to computer based interactive art including video art, computer art and net art will be introduced. Then, New media and new technologies are covered for considering aesthetic relationships between traditional art forms and ideas of contemporary art. Students will practice and reconsider their ideas and thoughts on media art and leading edged technologies reflecting cultural matter and current issues. Every week students have to follow up given readings presented by the professor and appointed students.