Author: David
I'm a Visual communications expert. with a backgound in sociology, graphic design, photography and communication culture and media.

Fear and Liquid Modernity

“Fear is at its most fearsome when it is diffuse, scattered, unclear, unattached, unanchored, free floating, with no clear address or cause; when it haunts us with no visible rhyme…
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Neoliberal governmentality

subjectivity that encourages us to keep going for a reward that is always around the corner. a socio-political concept which loosely translates to"erm... we don't judge but we judging" or the…
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Mediated Intimacy

  The word intimate, a state, I particularly have mixed feelings about. it originates from late latin from the word intimare/intimat ‘made Know’. most recent definitions would include: to be…
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The WilFul: knowledge

trying my hands at living photos I was inspired by the lecture on the wilful subject and the story from The Brothers Grimm, about the child who remained steadfast in…
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Collective Intelligence

my creative critical contributions for problems and ideal(ism)s after going through some theory on collective intelligence by Pierre Levy i was reminded of J.K Rowlings Horcrux in the harry potter…
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Loving the Machine

Machines have definitely boosted human efficiency, but what does it bring or take away from our search for significance from our other. it would aid communication one would assume, bridging distance…
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Quantifiable self + Bio-sensing = Affective computing

  Affective computing is slowly working its way to the forefront of techno-trends from a not too distant previous era where affective computing was and is still used to gather market…
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Repression [other]

The concept of Repression is one that is quite dense, difficult to understand and argue. it refers to an attempt by an individual to manage their drives and longings by means…
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