Writer Wen Hsieh 15.07.2020 There were few sensational headlines on the Internet “Alexander McQueen’s DNA to be used for controversial design project”, “Alexander McQueen’s DNA turned into human leather goods by Tina Gorjanc”, “Alexander McQueen’s DNA Cloned For New Fashion Line — Reportedly Without His Brand’s Blessing” In 2016, Central Saint Martins fashion student Tina […]Read more "Is there a law that could protect our digital data for good? Raising awareness for digital data protection."
Writer Wen Hsieh 15.07.2020 As a result of the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak and the following global economic depression many humans lost their loved ones. Next, systemic issues of racial discrimination, public insecurity, fake news and social media began to arise and many people felt control was all lost. The hope of governments was in track […]Read more "Inspired by the world happening nowadays, how can human protect their data? We’re like mouses in the lab, being experimental, no one know what will happen."
Writer Wen Hsieh 20.06.2020 / Photographer What is Coronavirus contact-tracing app ? The app is for collecting the user’s information, which could be used to low down the risk of spreading infectious diseases, and to send notification whether the user need to do self-isolation. In recent weeks, there have been disagreements between two different types […]Read more "Coronavirus contact-tracing app in place from June in the UK. One for all, all for one. Will you release your privacy for stopping the spread of COVI-19?"
Writer Wen Hsieh 01.06.2020 / Photographer What will change in the dependence between humans and non humans (sexbot) after the protecting policies work. According to my interview, most interviewees will not choice sexbot to be their intimate partner in the short term. The interviewees divided two groups, one don’t have doll experiences, the other have. […]Read more "I assumed that sexbot has highly potential to become future intimate partner of human after the protecting policies work"
https://vimeo.com/406162492 I am humble to invite you to watch my first film. The core of this film is about how can human build good relationship with sexbot. What’s mean of good relationship? In my opinion it is about mutual love, support, benefits and true to each other. No matter human or bots, they share the […]Read more "SEXBOT"
Does this film reflect the current environment (insecurities) of the human form and behaviour ? Writer Wen Hsieh 17.04.2020 / Photographer Lene Hu Link : https://vimeo.com/412706091 HHaving lost loved ones or being constrained to months of self-quarantine have left many people seeking “non-human-to-human” love relationships after the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak. In order to prevent the […]Read more "After the 2020 COVID-19 outbreak….."
– John Danaher, “…if mutual love could be achieved between humans and sex robots, then by parity of reasoning with the human case, mutual love could potentially give sex between humans and sexbots a deeper meaning and greater value.” ( John, p222, 2018) – Davio Levy believes that, ” Empathy in robots will be achieved […]Read more "How can film be used as a dialogue to challenge the perception and taboo around the domination and obedience of human and sexbot relationships?"
In the chapter, I would like to discuss AI self-learning of the sexbot and what might happen in an unbalanced “ non human-to-human ” relationship. Writer Wen Hsieh 16.04.2020 / Photographer Lene Hu How does the sexbot’s brain work ? According to a documentary by Darknet, ” …to program an authentic personality, the programmer of […]Read more "What will happen if control of the ‘mutual love’ is lost in the ” non human-to-human ” relationship ? Will the sexbot become a “sexy killer” ?"
If they have empathy with each other, the relationship will reach a balance and reduce the unequal relationship between master and slave. Writer Wen Hsieh 15.04.2020 / Photographer Lene Hu A ccording to Bryson, the metaphor for the relationship between humans and robots is that of a master and slave. (Bryson 2008 , p. 65) […]Read more "Can humans and sex robots mutually love ? If the relationship between humans and sex robots is based on domination and obedience, then in that case, can the relationship be called mutual love?"
We all feel lonely; who does not? Writer Wen Hsieh 13.02.2020 / Photographer Ray Chung Most of us are afraid to admit we suffer from loneliness and fragility, especially masculine males because society’s values make us ignore the vulnerability and sensibility of men. Try to imagine the suffering of a man who has had a […]Read more "Why have men been getting it on with love-dolls and bots nowadays? Something dangerous? Or just loneliness? snowflakes?"
As noted by a French philosopher, Michel Serres, “I think that out of this place of no law that is the Internet there will soon emerge a new law, completely different from that which organized our old metric space.” (032C, May, 2014) and ”Mitigating bias and injustice in AI is an ongoing battle” Shelly mentioned […]Read more "Year and year past, do you really learn how to respect people as human being?"
Writer/ Photographer Wen Hsieh 19.01.2020 According to the survey, Benefits and drawbacks of sexbot existing Benefits -Decreasing the criminal rate of sexual abuse -Respecting the other peoples’ decision -Satisfying sexual needs Drawbacks -Human right -less communication How much autonomy do you want to give it? -Less autonomy than a human 50% -As a real human […]Read more "What’s the opinion of sexbot in this generation？"
The legality of sex robots has been debated time and time again in the recent past. Since 2010, the production of sex robots has increased rapidly through manufacturers such as TrueCompanion. com and Realbotix. (Metro 2010, Wired 2015, Daily Star 2017) Writer/ Photographer Wen Hsieh 15.01.2020 The concern is that it could be used […]Read more "Desire x Sex x Robot"
Even 21st century generation points of views about erotic images, we could feel people are conservative because the ways which they express their sharing on social network, thinking erotic images not belonging artistic creation, still looking at this style artworks with “colour eyeglasses”. I cannot deny that some works intended to provoke and shock […]Read more "Do These Paintings Represent Artistic Creation or Erotic Paintings?"
How can images be discussed in terms of their authenticity or inauthenticity? writer wen Authenticity of images could be divided into two sections for discussion: one is time and space, and the other is a different concept of audiences. As noted, a German philosopher and cultural critic, Walter Benjamin (1968: P217-251) has remarked that artworks […]Read more "How can images be discussed in terms of their authenticity or inauthenticity?"
Culture, identity and discourse Homogenization London, 25 September, 2017 by Wen Culture has had a significant effect on human history, being of great value to national cohesion and a sense of belonging. As times change, culture has gradually been becoming more fragile and has been losing its way easily, even without attentions of […]Read more "The world is going to homogenize ?!"
Visual Culture London, 18 September, 2017 by Wen Visual culture is expressing culture and delivering messages through visual images. With the development of modern image tendencies, diverse delivery forms such as adverts, digital multimedia and fashion are progressing. Meanwhile, controversial issues, such as racism, feminism and sexism, most of the time happen with advertising images […]Read more "Visual Culture- Adidas Advertising"
From Selfie To Self-expression at Saatchi Gallery London, 23 June, 2017 by Wen Before visiting an exhibition called “From Selfie To Self-expression”, we thought selfie was an easy, unworthy art form and more like a kind of showing off publicity. Furthermore, it took four actions –front camera, fake facial expression, click and Photoshop, as […]Read more "From Selfie To Self-expression at Sattchi Gallery"