With thanks to Catherine Mason.
Much relevant information in her stimulating book:
A Computer In The Art Room (JJG Publishing 2008)
Paul Brown‘s diverse book, with chapters by most of the leading artists and curators:
White Heat Cold Logic (2008 MIT Press)
Also thanks to Stephen Bell for some artist links.
Stephen Bell site
Grant D. Taylor
When the Machine Made Art: The Troubled History of Computer Art (International Texts in Critical Media Aesthetics) 1st Edition, Kindle Edition -Bloomsbury Academic 2014
Excellent overview with a wealth of references.
Grant D. Taylor – academic site
There’s also my own book Micro Arts History – Geoff Davis (Story Software 2019, 2021) on the 1980s scene:
Large sample available – choose your ebook format (Kindle, Apple, B&N, Kobo and more:
Web links open in a new page.
Wikipedia – Computer Art is very useful for most of these topics and artists.
For new references not in the main 1980s Timeline please see The Waiting Room page