Curator : Valentina Peri
So what does it mean to love in the Internet age? Exactly How are electronic interfaces reshaping our relationships that are personal?
The advent of this online and smart phones has had in regards to a split when you look at the intimate everyday lives of many people, whom now inhabit both real life and their very phone world that is own. These phenomena have generated new complexities that we are still trying to figure out in terms of romance and sexual intimacy.
The exhibition Data Dating attempts to explore new directions in modern romance: new forms of intimate communication, the process of commodification of love through online dating services and hookup applications, unprecedented meeting and mating behaviors, the renegotiation of sexual identities, and changing erotic mores and taboos by bringing together the work of several international artists.