Rough Version

A to Z of The New Psychedelica

For background on the show which opened at MU in Eindhoven last weekend, here is an A to Z of The New Pyschedelica

A Altered States (1980) directed by Ken Russell

B BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer):

C Cassette Playa clothing:

D Downloading.


F From Counterculture to Cyberculture: Steward Brand, the Whole Earth Network, and the Rise of Digital Utopianism by Fred Turner (2006)

G Game Music:

H Hologram City

I Is the Internet Changing The Way You Think? Edited by John Brockman (2011)

J JG Ballard’s Collected Short Stories

K Kaleidoscopes.

The Long Tail performance lecture by Mark Leckey

M Glitch Studies Manifesto

N Neon.

O Information Overload:

P Post Internet Art

Q Quivering images

R Rave Culture

S Super Mario Bros

T TechGnosis: Myth, Magic and Mysticism in the Age of Information by Erik Davis (1998)

U Uploading

V Videodrome (1983) directed by David Cronenberg.

W William Gibson ‘Pattern Recognition’ (2003)

X Ex-technology:

Y Yesterday’s internet culture:

Z The Zeitgeist

(Images from top to bottom: Paul B Davis (Critical Space edition soon to be for sale at, Yoshi Sodeoka (video still) , Hey Hey Creative, Eric Mast (video still) )