JAMES BARRAT-FEAR OF THE TECHNOLOGICAL SINGULARITY

JAMES BARRAT-FEAR OF THE TECHNOLOGICAL SINGULARITY

Author and film-maker James Barrat’s fears of the technological singularity are real. For us here at #itchysilk it was a chance opportunity to watch the film Ex-Machina (2014) written by Alex Garland that re-ignited our interest in this divisive area. In the film, the...
FRANK BENSON-SCULPTING METICULOUS IMAGES

FRANK BENSON-SCULPTING METICULOUS IMAGES

Our interest in the US artist Frank Benson began with his lifelike sculpture of trans, writer, dj, model and performer Juliana Huxtable. Covered in vibrant gold with meticulous attention to detail -it is a stunning piece. Inspiration from the Greek goddess...