Read an interview with Leslie Jones, curator of the group exhibition Coded: Art Enters the Computer Age, 1952-1982, featuring work by Stephen Willats. On view at LACMA until 2 July 2023.
‘I wanted to draw out themes such as the use of systems and algorithms, serial expression, the use of geometrical forms, and depersonalisation of the creative processes, all themes that existed in a range of different practices at the time and seem to relate to computer functionality.’ – Leslie Jones
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Homeostat Drawing No 1
Pencil on wall
Courtesy Archive Stephen Willats