Ho Chi Lau (HK)
DO 4.9. - 8.9.2014, 9:30-19:00
Learn to be a Machine | DistantObject #1 is an abstract system of obedience and manipulation. The video installation features a representation of the artist himself, who has provided a means for the audience to interact with the system. By scrolling a trackball, the audience can manipulate the direction of the artist’s eyes. Blinking and facial expressions are generated randomly.The work explores the power relation between humans and machines.