Category Archives: semiotics

Fires from Friends: The Social Hearth

I recently transformed my non-functioning fireplace into an interactive sculpture. When one of 18 close friends share a photo or video to Instagram, it shares that light across the web into my living room, lighting what I call a “Social … Continue reading

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a media humanist’s manifesto

we are tired of division: media, culture, society, law, meaning, humanity, and so on. these are interconnected terms, defined by one another. they must be re-united. explication has been held prisoner by written language for too long. as if we … Continue reading

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