22:30 - 23:00
Smile, Please comments on societal coercion of emotions and the prevalence of emotion AI, artificial intelligence which is able to recognize, interpret and simulate emotion. In light of the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica scandal, China’s social credit system, and Paul Ekman’s work with US intelligence agencies, This performance shocks the audience into thinking about the ownership of our emotions
Winnie Yoe― Artist
Winnie Yoe is an artist/designer working at the intersection of art, design, and technology. She draws from a background in sculpture-performance, graphic design and curatorial work to create interactive experiences around discomfort and boundaries. She is interested in exploring the social and emotional implications of technology. She graduated from Dartmouth College with a major in Studio Art and is working towards a master’s degree from NYU’s ITP program.