My theoretical research is focused on the problem of media analysis, visual reception and aesthetics of technology. I have been involved in the several international projects focused on the long-distance learning and media literacy.
Member of the curatorial initiative for the promotion of video art - ArtVideoExchange since 2008. I work as a Senior lecturer at Communications for Development department (ComDev), K3, Malmö University.
Apart from that: I'm passionate fusion-cuisine-leisure-time-cook, clumsy bicycle-rider, a big fan of European independent film production and of all Tom Waits' and Tuxedomoon albums.
Gent: Academia Press.).
My presentation at this workshop is entitled 'YouTube: Narcissus' mirror or heterotopia?', and will speak about the amateur culture on YouTube, on the trace of McLuhan's statement that 'the [human] agent is the function in the reproduction cycle of machines - sexual organ of the world of machines'. How do we reflect ourselves in this heterotopia?