Biological Androids

Phone video 4' 02"


Video, action, text by

Rodrigo Nicolas Albornoz





Biological Androids is a smartphone video intervention in the subway. Related to the Post-Ontological human being captured by the powerful global digitalization of Internet and new technologies of communication. Can the smartphone become a part of our body? Is the Internet ruling the way we relate to each other? Is it becoming our common mind? Becoming us? Turning off the phone it seems to be kind of a phantom pain, as similar to cut a member of the body. We simply can’t live the life without smartphone. Are humans becoming biological androids?