[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] According to David Szauder, there is a parallel between the way human and digital memory work. His series "Failed Memories" illustrates this idea. The details we associate with a picture slowly vanish over time to be replaced by self-generated memories.
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[WATCH&LISTEN] The first part of this documentary by Jonathan Minard about the challenges of preserving digital contents focuses on the Internet Archive, a non-profit organization based in San Francisco which is trying to constitute an universal Internet Library.
[INTERVIEW] Archeology tells us who we were but also who we are now. These signs from the past let us foresee our possible future. French artist Grégory Chatonsky understood this and goes even further. With Telofossils, his monographic currently on show at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Taipei, he tries to imagine what could be the archeology of our society.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Embroideries sewn directly on sections of the photographs give the pictures a brand new aspect. The stitches respect the colors of the part it is covering thus creating a blurry spot made of pixels.