Joshua Portway | the artist




The artist Joshua Portway
Born 1967, St. Ives, England.
Lives and works in UK.

Style and technique of the artist: Digital Art, Video, Gwangju Biennale,

Artist and game designer


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OSH PORTWAY is one of the foremost creators of interactive multimedia content today, and an expert on content authoring tools…
Joshua’s first video game was published in 1984 and became a bestseller in Britain. Since then he has produced work as an artist, games designer, and animator. His interactive installation work has been exhibited in the UK, USA and Denmark and his animation work (including videos for Peter Gabriel, MTV and others) has been shown at festivals and on television worldwide…
Imagine looking up at a night sky that is also a live representation of the global stock market. Each star represents a company. Fed by massive streams of live financial information, they glimmer and pulse, immediately flickering brighter whenever their stock is traded anywhere in the world. Digital creatures, a form of artificial life, inhabit the complex star field, feeding off the trading, much as stockbrokers do. This is Black Shoals Stock Market Planetarium, by Lise Autogena and Joshua Portway, one of the works comprising Art and Money Online…
Art Money Online (pdf)


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