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I am 8-bit : art inspired by classic videogames of the '80s

Author: Jon M Gibson
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pac-Man. Frogger. Super Mario Bros. These classic videogames are burned into the collective consciousness of an entire generation, thanks to countless hours spent at pizza parlors and bowling alleys across the country. Now artists such as Gary Baseman, Tim Biskup, and Ashley Wood put their memories to paper, canvas, and wood to create original works of art inspired by the art of the videogame.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon M Gibson
ISBN: 0811853195 9780811853194
OCLC Number: 61458240
Description: 156 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Other Titles: I am eight-bit
Responsibility: by Jon M. Gibson ; foreword by Chuck Klosterman.
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Contains original artwork by lowbrow pioneers such as Tim Biskup and Gary Baseman. This book presents a collection of '80s videogame-inspired art, paying homage to Mario, Pac-Man, Space Invaders, and  Read more...

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