Elena Knox

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Radical Hospitality


HD video, stereo or surround sound, 6 minute 16 second loop

Today's uniformed hostess is a pre-security measure, a frontline of observation that could, due to its cyborgian connectedness to the network, alert its (puppet)masters of anything untoward or irregular at the border.

Artist: Elena Knox
Light and camera: Campbell Drummond
Assist: Lindsay Webb
Permissions: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan, in association with the Creative Robotics Lab, National Institute for Experimental Arts, UNSW Art & Design, Australia
Production: Lull Studio


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