Mara Oscar Cassiani
Mara Oscar Cassiani is an artist working in the realms of performance, choreography and new media. Her research is focused on creating a contemporary iconography, where new rituals and languages stem from the Internet ,memes and brutal capitalism. The relationship with her audience at large is explored via those visual imageries, soliciting its awareness of the discontinuity between media streaming and the users’ consciousness. Recent works include: YOU AND ME AND EVERYWHERE (2012), TRASHX$$$ (2012-13), MMXIV ICONOGRAPHY (2014), JUSTICE (2015), You can (not) Advance (2015).
WHICH PART OF THE WORK YOU WILL DEVELOP IN YOUR #AUGMENTEDRESIDENCY
Mara Oscar Cassiani: Practical and physical development of the idea.
THREE KEY WORDS THAT DESCRIBE THE ESSENCE OF YOUR POETRY
Mara Oscar Cassiani: Zeitgeist. #onlypresent.
WHAT CREATIVES AND ARTISTS NEED, TODAY, IN ORDER TO BEST PLAN THEIR FUTURE PROJECTS?
Mara Oscar Cassiani: Freedom of thought , free itself from the forms of the past , trust, support, places for the development of ideas and a new way of the society to understand
the concept of creation ,not as a superfluous value of an economic system , but as a human ontological need for beauty, evolution cultural, spiritual and reflection.
HOW DO YOU THINK YOU ARE PERCEIVED BY THE PEOPLE OF YOUR WORKING ENVIROMENT? AND OUTSIDE?
Mara Oscar Cassiani: Smell like teen spirit.
WRITE THE MORE POLITICAL ASPECT OF YOUR WORK WITH A TWEET
Mara Oscar Cassiani: Imagine the aliens receive our satellite and wifi broadcasts in a few years. What will these super intelligent species think about us?
A commercials , TV shows , tweets , emotions and self-destruction magma spilled in the universe.
Console yourself , we're just walking in the late Middle Ages of the 2000s and we are already threatening to make company to our dinosaur friends ^ω^ ˚_˚ǁ ^ω^