Thursday, December 20, 2012
Never Mind - conversation with cleverbot, 2012, led lights mirror glass, printed perspex
BRB is an acronym, for “be right back” in the chat language.
“Together with my assistant, Iris D., I went on a journey to the new continent of Second Life (SL). We arrived without ever leaving the studio. A documentary film of 30 min. brings forth elements from our joint travel.”
Miri Segal often uses video projections in a sculptural manner. The video acts in the surrounding space to disrupt sensory suppositions about the relationship between the observer and observed, thus the viewer becomes attentive to his/her position which is simultaneously participatory and voyeuristic.