Future Folk

Goldsmiths Design 2011 Show

  • Re(collection)


Jonathan Wright

Technology infiltrates increasing aspects of life, constantly extending our abilities to see further, move faster and live longer. the boundaries of the individual are blurred by new virtually constructed identities - lives recorded in blogs, home movies and digital photos. But in trying to document life do we reduce the experience of it? In extending our human capabilities do our natural powers become atrophied? Re[collection] is about making memory matter.