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Videogames as art: exploring a new medium at Foyles

By Tom Chatfield  

The art of gaming has come a long way…

On Tuesday 2nd March I’ll be discussing the nascent art of videogames in expert company at Foyles bookshop on the Charing Cross Road. We’ll be examining the ways in which videogames aspire towards art, and what kind of artistry we can expect from a medium that, at its core, is both populist and—like all interactive media—ephemeral, vanishing the moment you switch off your machine.

Under the expert stewardship of BBC technology…

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