Fantasy Finery group exhibition curated by Monika Čejková at Berlinskej model In Prague.
Artists: Vanessa Conte, Sean Yong Xiang Li, Mel Odom, Emma Pryde
Curated by Monika Čejková
September 4 –11, 2020
Berlínskej model, Prague
Inspired by Westworld and sofisisticated sexual technologies powered by AI‚ Fantasy Finery widens the borders of pleasure, develops intimate relationships and sets your desires within digisexuality.
Westworld (TV series) – In a futuristic Western-themed amusement park, Westworld, the visitors interact with automatons. However, all hell breaks loose when the robots begin malfunctioning. (google.com)
AI (pronounced AYE-EYE) – AI or artificial intelligence is the simulation of human intelligence processes by machines, especially computer systems. (exploreai.org/p/ai-definition)
Fantasy – A pleasant situation or event that you think about and that you want to happen, especially one that is unlikely to happen. (collinsdictionary.com)
Pleasure – A broad class of mental states that humans and other conscious animals experience as positive, enjoyable, or worth seeking. It includes more specific mental states such as happiness, entertainment, enjoyment, ecstasy and euphoria. (wikipedia.org)
Intimate relationship – An interpersonal relationship that involves physical or emotional intimacy. (wikipedia.org)
Desire – To want something, especially strongly. (dictionary.cambridge.org)
Digisexuality – The use of advanced technologies in sex and relationships, and in the narrower sense, is used in reference to people whose sexual identity is shaped by what we call second-wave sexual technologies. (nerdist.com/article/digisexuality-tech-over-people/)
Additionally, the exhibition has a soundtrack by Panasiagirl (soundcloud.com/berlinskej-model/soundtrack-sumo-panasiagirl).
Photo: Tomáš Souček