Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim - Slow-Scan
a project by Bill Bartlett, Vancouver Art Gallery, 1979

"Pacific Rim" was a visual communication link established between members of the Peacesat users group in the Pacific using the ATS-1 NASA satellite and twenty hours of transmission time. There was audience participation at all locations, including Raratonga (Cook Island), Santa Cruz (California), Wellinton (New Zealand) and Vancouver (British Columbia).

Eric Gidney, The Artist's Use of Telecommunications: A Review, Leonardo, Vol. 16, No. 4 (Autumn, 1983), pp. 311-315

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