I combine hand-sculpted and computer-generated elements to map biometric points on the subject’s face, resulting in an individualized portrait of the subject's technological personality. This project explores the ways in which we are caged from without and within in a mass surveillance, post-privacy reality.
HERE for a writeup by Jesse Russell Brooks on the process of creating the digital cage/mask.
Jesse's Digital Cage
"The ideals + fantasies I have about myself can in fact be a cage.”