Personal identity, beginning in 2003 photo restitchings In this series of works in progress, I examine the question of personal identity in the age of digital information. The series shows a search for biographical traces in self-portraits with sewn-in original documents, beginning with my ...
Are We Addicted to the Internet?
Artist Maurice Mbikayi explores the effects of technology on identity and history, as well as how it has impacted Africa both positively and negatively. His art combines recycled materials such as old keyboard parts to telephone cords. Artwork and photos © Maurice Mbikayi Link via \\\
Soul-Sucking Photos Show How Phone Addiction Is Stealing Our Souls
French photographer Antoine Geiger creates photos of people having their faces sucked into their cellphones. The project, titled SUR-FAKE, touches on issues of technology dependance and addiction: It is placing the screen as an object of 'mass subculture', alienating the relation to our own body, and more generally to the physical world.