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Digital dreams - Virtual Worlds / Part 1
"In the beginning was not the word, in the beginning were the numbers"
The attempt to understand the world with the help of numbers has a long tradition.
Ars Electronica '90 chose Kepler's numeric cosmology as a point of departure and built a bridge to the latest digital dreams by applying mathematical methods of composition, adaptations of fractal theory, digitalization of sound images, intermedial performing...
During various symposia, topics such as "Neural Networks and Expert Systems", "Virtual Worlds, Artificial Realities", "Hypermatons - Cyberpunks", "Cyberspace -Virtual Visions" were discussed in an international setting.