Eyes Wide: Shawty Arabia Sensory Immersion Brunch last month at MINT Gallery, 27 July 2014 (just got the film developed)
Short little ukulele cover of Buena Vista Social Club’s “Chan Chan.” I think I’m having latency issues with Audacity again…oh well.
For me, the biggest problem with social media is not its contribution to surveillance culture (though there’s that, of course), rather it’s its imperative to simplify: social relations, politics, language. […] It memes them, which is precisely what governments would most like us to do. To reduce everything to the easiest possible bit of information—enough to make you feel, not enough to make you think.