The hidden life of an amazon user
Joana Moll (ES 2019)
The Hidden Life of an Amazon User confronts us with the environmental footprint caused when buying a book on amazon. com. Up to 87.33Mb of information is activated to go through the 12 pages when buying a book, all used for tracking customer behaviour to increase business revenues.
Joana Moll― Artist
Joana Moll is a Barcelona / Berlin based artist and researcher. Her work critically explores the way post-capitalist narratives affect the alphabetization of machines, humans and ecosystems. Her main research topics include Internet materiality, surveillance, social profiling and interfaces. She has lectured, performed and exhibited her work in different museums, art centers, universities, festivals and publications around the world. Furthermore she is the co-founder of the Critical Interface Politics Research Group at HANGAR [Barcelona] and co-founder of The Institute for the Advancement of Popular Automatisms. She is currently a visiting lecturer at Universität Potsdam and Escola Superior d'Art de Vic [Barcelona].