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Hito Steyerl Duty Free Art : Proxy Politics - Signal and Noise



"How can one think of art institutions in an age defined by planetary civil war, growing inequality, and proprietary digital technology? The boundaries of such institutions have grown fuzzy. They extend from a region where the audience is pumped for tweets to a future of “neurocurating.”

Exploring subjects as diverse as video games, WikiLeaks files, the proliferation of freeports, and political actions, she exposes the paradoxes within globalization, political economies, visual culture, and the status of art production"Hito Steyerl Art in the age of planetary Civil War.Algorythms filter information, organize visual information Algoryth. can create a new image based on other pics, or pics we share Robots, mexico russia turkey use proxy armies to send ppl home ;they use proxy armies to get public attention for elections.

Cream by David Firth

Cream as a magical substance that can fix anything like skin blemish or revive someone from death. Once people start using it for literally everything they face various problems.

David Firth made animation series,Salad fingers;; 2004 (pre Youtube; made only for on-line consumption).