Archive for September, 2011

Alice

19Sep11

The previous work made me think about this work. This http://www.pogomix.net/contact/ artist remixes disney songs into dance music. I think it looks at why contemporary young adults are playing video games and participating in youth culture in some cases more than children. This extension of childhood in adults is an aspect to living in a […]


19Sep11

Tell them you have anxiety problems, insomnia, but you aren’t depressed, almost like you have too many feelings and sometimes it makes you panic. That should get you some nice valium or something lol lol xxx Found this statement in a conversation thread attached to this image. It has made me think about the application […]


16Sep11

I see myself there where I am not, in an unreal, virtual space that opens up behind the surface; I am over there, there where I am not, a sort of shadow that gives my own visibility to myself, that enables me to see myself there where I am absent:


heterotopias. I believe that between utopias and these quite other sites, these heterotopias, there might be a sort of mixed, joint experience, which would be the mirror. The mirror is, after all, a utopia, since it is a placeless place. In the mirror, I see myself there where I am not, in an unreal, virtual […]


The space in which we live, which draws us out of ourselves, in which the erosion of our lived. Our time and our history occurs, the space that claws and gnaws at us, is also, in itself, a hetrogenous space. This has made me think of Tracey Emin’s bed and the idea that it is […]


In a still more concrete manner, the problem of siting or placement arises for mankind in terms of demography. This problem of the human site or living space is not simply that of knowing whether there will be enough space for men in the world -a problem that is certainly quite important – but also […]


Virtual Worlds

16Sep11

Benjamin Woolley Virtual Worlds 1992 quoting Jaron Lanier “It’s very hard to describe if you haven’t experienced it. But there is an experience when you are dreaming of all possibilities being there, that anything can happen, ad it is just an open world where your mind is the only limitation. But the problem is that […]