“Facial Interface Culture: Filters, Fakes, Flaneurs, and NFTs” presented by Andersen, Pold, Sørensen and Bozzi


Session Title:

  • NFT – Blockchains (panels and round tables)

Presentation Title:

  • Facial Interface Culture: Filters, Fakes, Flaneurs, and NFTs

Presentation Subtheme:

  • Symbiotic Individuations




  • This panel addresses the role of the face in contemporary interface culture and how electronic art may help us understand the cultural and computational techniques related to its interpretation, production, and cultural significance? Through four short presentations this panel discusses how the face becomes an operation in the interface, and how this reconfigures the meaning of the face.

    Presentation 1 – Techniques of the Face: The Zoom Performance
    Presentation 2 – The facial disconnection of identity and expression in deepfake videos
    Presentation 3 – Rise of the Meta-Self: AR Face Filters, Platform Art and Commodification of the Avatar
    Presentation 4 – Blinded by the Profile: The Protective Eye in Facial Interface Culture