Hou Zhenlong (CN)

In today’s digital world, people no longer think as they used to. Minds now operate at an incessantly fast pace, which has led to an alienation between mind and body.

Here, Offline Mode is a conceptual apparatus, which requires the participation of wearers’ physical selves, allowing them to ponder their bodies and how they should function in such technology-driven times. My creation is comprised of a triad of scenes (e.g. “Screensaver Mode”), each selected based on the various ways people interact with electronic media.