Artist Meets Hacker:

How Technology is Changing the Arts


The arts field must better leverage technology to stay relevant. Artists are exploring technology as an art form in itself. Arts organizations are now in competition with everyone from audiences to tech companies. Arts administrators that adopt a maker approach will be more likely to succeed.

These are the insights I shared at SXSW this year, along with close to 100 case studies of the technology disrupting the arts field, and how the arts are responding to new

  • Social Interactions
  • Multi(tasking) Media
  • Devices
  • Learning Models
  • Co-Creation
  • Data
  • Interactive Objects

Watch the full video.

Or download the slides.
http://www.slideshare.net/devonvsmith/sxsw-artist-meets-hacker-with-notes

The SXSW session went pretty well. So well in fact, that I’ll be giving this presentation at least a few more times this year for different audiences.

I want to hear from you about case studies, artists, arts organizations, insights, and ideas that I’ve missed.

So get in touch.