Bachelor’s Delight

November 11, 2015 / 0 comments

Microcosm, Drackensteyn Room Bachelor’s Delight, installation view   World, The Bird Room Bachelor’s Delight, installation view   Space, The Red Bedroom Bachelor’s Delight, installation view   Vitrines and Posters, Upstairs Hallway Bachelor’s Delight, installation view   Vitrines and Posters, Upstairs Hallway Bachelor’s Delight, installation view   Vitrine, Upstairs Hallway Bachelor’s Delight, installation view   Vitrine,…

Read more →

Digital Death and the Post-Mortem Self

Januar 5, 2015 / 0 comments

In collaboration with Emily West, PhD Medicine, we started the collective DigitalDeathDrive and organized our first symposium entitled Digital Death and the Post-Mortem Self, 3rd-5th of April, 2015. As the structure of families and local networks changes and becomes more geographically disparate, the structure of death and mourning must necessarily shift. The Western cemetery model…

Read more →

Grindcore meets Selfies in the darkness of digital uncertainty

Dezember 3, 2014 / 0 comments

Talk about: „Physical Absence – Virtual Presence“ exemplified by extreme metal in social media and the conversion of images from representative objects to participative subjects. 17.11.2014 at Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam.

Selfie Extender

Oktober 22, 2014 / 0 comments

I.c.w. Selby Gildemacher. Materials: 2 laptops, 2 iPhones, 2 robot arms, 2 SparkCore, Skype, IFTTT app The Selfie Extender devides the act of taking a Selfie from location, which is “traditionally” seen as a whole. A Selfie operates as a proof for being present at a certain place, and we basically become our own watermark….

Read more →

True Horror of Selfies Photo Booth

Juli 12, 2014 / 0 comments

Interactive installation Materials: three mirrors, one spy mirror, surveillance camera incl. software, computer Dimensions: 90 x90 x 200 cm Exhibited at Mediamatic Amsterdam in July 2014. Selfie Horror Booth is a mirror cabinet that creates a mise en abyme with oneself taking selfies. The person inside the booth gets multiplied. The booth’s small dimension make…

Read more →

Selfie Horrors—Lecture Snippets

Juni 22, 2014 / 0 comments

Lecture performance True Selfie Horrors is a lecture about one part of my research on selfies; focusing on hidden layers that might have negative impact on one’s virtual and physical life, including accessibility for everybody to change context and identity, a selfies living their own lives online and the potentially chance of one’s selfie becoming…

Read more →

Selfie Cinema

Mai 14, 2014 / 0 comments

Selfie Cinema is an installation for films that allow the audience to embed themselves into other’s narratives. The first short film featuring the installation entitled „A false paradise“ — a remote romance between ecstatic modern life and the Genesis. The used audio is taken from the TV series „Elementary“. Both created by Yin Aiwen and…

Read more →

EyeStockphoto

Mai 8, 2014 / 0 comments

EyeStockphoto — The power of stock photos lies in it´s contextual adaptiveness. A crucial role play the photo descriptions as well as the categories they are stocked in by agencies. Stock photography is not about the image as such, but the image as perception. Wordseye is an online type to image programme, using a minimal…

Read more →

iStockphotoforreal

Mai 8, 2014 / 0 comments

iStockphotoforreal   — Silkscreen print on plexiglas, 100 cm x 50 cm — iStockphotoforreal is the translation of iStockphoto´s digital watermark into a phsyical object. iStockphoto is an image bank for stock photos and stock videos. The digital watermark appears on each stock photo preview to avoid the free, or more to say, pirate usage of the…

Read more →

The Instagram Burns

Mai 7, 2014 / 0 comments