is archiving and databasing the Wrong terms to consider art

in the way of data structuring/arranging..? In linked posts till now, I was talking/imagining in the sequence/trajectory/rhythm of: Search – activity/ies – activities/practices-self recorded/documented – the recorded/documented stuff being placed in a database of some sort – —>> Hence the db is structured to accept the data.. eg have a time/duration field, and/or place of […]

art, archives, databases and linked info – an initial links dump?

art and design and archiving? media archaeology lab home Home Submissions […]

is metadata forgetful?

well.. was looking at csv dbs as shown comma-separated_values_Basic_rules_and_examples seems simple, where the metadata can be made to be various and seemingly flexible elements.. In these examples these include data re carL make, year, class, engine size, etc.. However, it seems these elements can be easily modified to be more interstiong, like adding, time-links, speed […]

a web of ubu db?

we we talking ubuweb at furtherfield hosting of Giving What You Don’t Have. the suggestion that ubuweb has no critique and the critique offered in place linked … sorry.. got to write something else…. OK.. Back here.. The critique talked about at the talk in furtherfield linked in my mind to – Hey! lets make […]