California State University
xtine is a media artist who engages a participatory audience. Recent projects include Paradise Obscura, DoSomethingMoreAmazing.com, Delocator.net and Mail a Virus. Selections of her works have exhibited across the US, including at City Lights (San Francisco), the San Francisco Art Institute Walter Gallery, the Remote Lounge (NY), the Fifth Annual Digital Salon Show at SVA (NY), the Palm Springs Film Festival; and internationally at Sonar (Barcelona, Spain), and Prog:ME (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). Currently an Assistant Professor at California State University, Fullerton, xtine and co-author, Michael Mandiberg, are working on their forthcoming book, Digital Foundations, published on New Riders/AIGA Design Press (August 2008).
ArticlesIn his 1981 publication The Theory of Communicative Action, Jürgen Habermas argues that as the relationship between the individual and the state transforms into one of client and service-provider, the public voice has been objectified as a target upon which both political and commercial marketers intervene. Contemporary media markets control public space in such a way that the “most...Read more