UV prints on plexiglas, acoustic foam, neon lights, 200 x 66 x 18 cm (2017)
Three text messages are generated on a smartphone with a protocol that consists in randomly writing a first word, which is followed exclusively by the device’s automatic next-word suggestions. While this process is aimed to eliminate any decision, it appears that the algorithm also includes personal expressions, without revealing to what extent. Something that could seem exclusively produced by a machine is actually already the result of an hybridization by a program permanently fed by the capture of human’s behavior.
Oracles exists in two editions: English and French
Exhibition views : Thierry Fournier, Axolotl, duo show with Laura Gozlan, 2018
Exhibition view : Thierry Fournier, Heterotopia, solo show, 2017