Benjamin Grosser

Touch Me Now
2014
Assembled Vine Video Loops with Audio, 4 minutes

Using assembled Vine loops captured with a front-facing smartphone camera, Touch Me Now explores how the interactive nature of watching yourself while editing yourself forces a focus on the present. What happens when one's present is continuously subject to evaluation? Further, how does this software-enabled feedback loop begin to produce a certain kind of aesthetic experience?

Touch Me Now will premiere at Colony 14 in Wales UK in August 2014:
bengrosser.com/blog/touch-me-now-at-colony-14-in-wales-uk/

(shorter cut: vimeo.com/100757867)

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