Punched cards for computer art by Frederick Hammersley
University of New Mexico
Hammersley, Frederick, Frederick Hammersley
1969 Mar. 20
Place of publication, production, or execution:
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3 artifact ; 9 x 19 cm. (cards); 28 x 38 cm. (accompanying typed sheet)
Two punched cards from the University of New Mexico Computing Center which, when laid on top of one another, provide data to a computer to create a "drawing" designed by Frederick Hammersley. Accompanied by a typewritten sheet on which Hammersley describes his process for making this computer art (description dated 1992 July 11). View 3 shows the two cards laid on top of one another.
Punched cards for computer art by Frederick Hammersley, 1969 Mar. 20. Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Current copyright status is undetermined
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560