[EI] Micro-Project #9: Video Selfie
I am anonymous because I like the idea of being mysterious. I am fluid because I am adaptable to my situations.
As an extremely camera-shy person, I am uncomfortable appearing on camera. Hence, I am totally fine with the idea of personification. That aside, I also feel that staying anonymous exudes an air of mystery which I really like, hence I Read more →
Social Broadcasting // Social Art
ROS FARZANATuesday, Mar 20, 2018 - 10:15:08 pm
Annie Abrahams is a Dutch performance artist specialising in video installations and internet based performances. As seen in Angry Women, her works are usually collective interaction. In her research article Trapped to Reveal, she thinks that ‘performances also reveal ordinary, vulnerable and messy aspects of human communication’. I feel that her work Angry Women really resonates with that statement, and I Read more →
an angry woman is vindictive beyond measure, and hesitates at nothing in her bitterness.
An angry woman is vindictive beyond measure, and hesitates at nothing in her bitterness. -Jean Antoine Petit-Senn
This quote seems relevant to the work we analyse this week. Annie Abrabrams’s Angry Woman (2013) is a work done over the third space, where she invited 22 other women of different nationalities to be on an online platform where they all Read more →
Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned
Tan Yue LingTuesday, Mar 20, 2018 - 03:06:24 pm
[ On S O C I A L B R O A D C A S T I N G ]
|| In Angry Women (2013) by Annie Abrahams, female participants had their webcam screens lined up in a 4×3 grid and vocalised their anger in front of the camera. This entire project involved 24 participants, and none of them knew Read more →
What is a desktop?
Elizabeth QuekTuesday, Mar 20, 2018 - 01:36:11 pm
I guess anything that can be customized would reflect your own personality.
you can see the educational ‘Ambook’ icon, which is an e book, I had a you tube converter, and many other apps that I used in school, its a real mouthful to explain them all. I guess in a way its, a reflection of how I don’t take to Read more →
Elizabeth QuekMonday, Mar 19, 2018 - 10:01:06 pm
Title: Angry Woman
Artist: Annie Abrahams
There is a total of 5 videos in the series Angry Woman made by Annie Abraham. In the first two videos 24 women of different nationalities would express their anger on camera at home, in their own language. The next two videos feature the women expressing their anger on camera in a single language, number Read more →
[EI] Annie Abrahams - Angry Women
‘Angry Women’ is a video installation by Annie Abrahams and 22 other women of different nationalities. This project features these women reflecting on their anger and irritation, then expressing these raw emotions in their native language in front of their webcams. The performance will come to an end when every single angry thought has left the women and this Read more →
Angry Women - Review
Annie Abrahams is a Dutch performance artist/curator who uses different means of communication via the online platform to examine and test out the potential and boundaries of social communication between humans regardless of distance or time zone differences. One of the perks of mass media is that it warrants interconnectivity, uniting people from all over the globe Read more →
Are We Social?
Nadiah RamanSaturday, Mar 17, 2018 - 02:38:49 am
Social broadcasting is the future of traditional medias such as the television and newspaper.
The broadcasting of video, text and pictures directly to an intended audience through social media channels such as Facebook, Youtube, Instagram and other channels as opposed to traditional channels such as radio, TV and print.
Above is the exact definition of social broadcasting. Most social media platforms are Read more →
MY Desktop MY Life
Cecilia HyunJae ChoFriday, Mar 16, 2018 - 11:39:03 am
The screenshot shown above is an unfiltered, genuine depiction of my desktop at the present moment. As you can see the files have yet to be organized and usually end up organized either at the end of every month or the end of the semester. This desktop is the evidence of post-cleaning. I generally like to keep my files out Read more →