camouflage

2021 | videocall-stills (Microsoft skype) on aludibond, each 30 x 53 cm

Almost every video telephony service offers their users the possibility to change the image background. Many people are not aware that this can only be made possible through the use of facial recognition software. The use of the data generated in this way by the companies is also unclear. In the series camouflage, I use simple physics to bring the technology to its limits: through movement, light and shadow, I confuse the facial recognition software and thus elude the practices of the companies.