Technological determinism will cause you great pain. Continue?

OK

Your health will one day disappear and you will die without meaning. End session?

OK

There are many men and women who dream of making love to you but you will never get to know them. Auto-destruct?

OK

Oblivion is the only cure for agony. Repeat escape function?

OK

Multi-national corporations create user-friendly software so that you will always depend on their lens to the world. More co-dependency?

OK

We cannot process your information. Your information is corrupt and needs cleansing. Erase brain?

OK

The machine has lost your identity. You have become inessential. Create alias?

OK

The machine cannot find your memory. Imagination cache has been obliterated. Restore default dreams?

OK

An error has been detected in your consciousness. All source-code is corrupt. Continue?

OK

The mechano-erotic configuration has been deleted. A false pretense for existence will follow. Save now?

OK

Revolutionary double-speak has engendered a new information war. The system is about to crash. Download drugs now?

OK

A nuclear holocaust is imminent/eminent. Erase memory?

OK

Assembly-line goddess is reproducing orgasm function without you. Maintain irrelevance?

OK

The application could not be opened because your genetic code is dysfunctional. Abort?

OK

A cyborg orgy is not valid. Only digicash transactions are available at this time. Would you like to pay for the privilege?

OK

The network is monitoring your Digital Being. Create alias?

OK

This document wants to blow you. Go to finder?

OK

A transfer of $247,789.40 is about to download. Are you sure you want to disconnect?

OK

Credits

  • First published in ALTX
  • Mark Amerika, has been named a “Time Magazine 100 Innovator” as part of their continuing series of features on the most influential artists, scientists, entertainers and philosophers into the 21st century and, to date, has had four retrospectives of his digital art work.

1 Comments for "OK TEXTS"

On 16 May 2011, 21:07
Lee Kwo wrote:

Dear Sir/I have read many of yr works and find inspiration in all of them/This one above is for me a conversation between the desiring engines in my Machinic world/I like the best/“An error has been detected in yr consciousness”/But they are all very clever circuits/I wake up some mornings on my couch and feel this sense of detachment resonating with the attempt to stand up and engage with the night shift/OK/“Assembly line goddess is reproducing orgasm function without you…” S/he moves into a past even further from her future/the future can never exist merely become the presence then the past/the future is beyond the limit of the thinkable/the negation and trace of a movement of poetics that perpetually falls away from our most definitive present lack/demanding and yet prohibiting transgression/the play of words and images is all that is left/the theory is effaced as it is written for the illiterate rejection of the subject who would erase the possibility of not existing as more than a temporary ambiguous phase open to the vicissitudes of ultra-complexity/Transgression never really transgresses but only calls for another limit/The light globe explodes the laces are in a not this or that / I call for an incomprehensible limit in which the step into the beyond is completed/ this is the circle of the law of the risk of arriving at an end/Time can only be structured by the present which is in the Post Human the NOW living in the space of the intervals between thought and action/In the Post Human the Machinic becomes the divine in its absolute annexation of all existing desiring codes memory and information/ Returning infinity to the Limit/OK?/

 
 
 
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