Due to the modern technology we are no longer able by visual means alone to make a firm distinction between the natural or organic and the artificial or technologically produced. The difference between the living and the artificial is purely imaginary; it is a narrative difference – documentation inscribes the existence of an object in history which is unrepeatable and unique.
Artificial vs. Natural in our lives -
Different points of view on gaming:
And for fun - make love, not warcraft:
If reproduction makes copies out of originals, installation makes originals out of copies.
|aura||loss of aura|
|"here" and "now"||siteless, virtual, ahistorical|
|we make the way to the artwork||we force the artwork to come to us|