There are certain problems with using technology too often, but Antoine Geiger thinks phones are almost literally soul-sucking. His Sur-Fake project shows people with faces that are being sucked in by mobile phones like they were tiny plastic Dementors or Necromongers.
From Geiger’s site:
This research echoes the SUR-FACE project.
It is placing the screen as an object of “mass subculture”, alienating the relation to our own body, and more generally to the physical world.
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