FITC Tokyo 2015

2015-02-07 00:00:00 2015-02-09 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Tokyo 2015 Now in its sixth year, FITC Tokyo 2015 consists of presentations from some of the most interesting and engaging digital creators from all around the world. Tokyo FITC JST Tokyo





Century of the Selfie (Your Mediated Experience)

Love it or loathe it, the selfie is a sort-of common denominator of self-expression in the digital age. By examining the phenomenon of the selfie, can we reveal a deeper understanding of the digital culture that surrounds, supports, and surveils us? How can cultural inquiry be used to inspire, implicate and inform an independent creative practice?

In this talk, Sougwen will narrate a presentation around seemingly unconnected topics: selfies & self identity, screenshots, and her own interdisciplinary process.