Posts Tagged ‘social media’

  • 10.26.2011

    Social Media Drawings – Donna Szoke

    Please upgrade your browser As an artist, ‘updating my status’ isn’t a way to socialize that I find compelling: as a tool, facebook seems to normalize the isolating effects of consumer technology. I thought about the primarily haptic processes of the social experience in my studio: drawing or sculpting a friend, looking at an image […]

  • 04.23.2010

    STATUS UPDATE

    Image Credit: Cheryl Sourkes, BRB (Be Right Back), 2010. Courtesy of the artist. Status Update Curated by Shauna Thompson Annie Onyi Cheung, Melanie Lowe, Robert Lendrum and Matthew Williamson, Jennifer Marman and Daniel Borins, Cheryl Sourkes Doris McCarthy Gallery University of Toronto Scarborough April 28 – May 19, 2010 Opening: Wednesday April 28, 6 to […]

  • 04.11.2010

    A Farm for $1375?!

    A 12 year old kid in the UK has managed to spend £900 ($1,375) on the Farmville facebook game application using his mom’s credit card. His mom said “When I asked him why he did it he said that they had brought out ‘good stuff that I wanted’.” She continued with “I do think they […]

  • 03.30.2010

    Seven on Seven

    Seven on Seven will pair seven leading artists with seven game-changing technologists in teams of two, and challenge them to develop something new –be it an application, social media, artwork, product, or whatever they imagine– over the course of a single day. The seven teams will unveil their ideas at a one-day event at the […]