s e n t i m e n t a l t e c h n o l o g y 2

e v e r y t i m e i l o o k e d o u t t h e w i n d o w w i t h o u t y o u "being with you and not being with you is the only way i have to measure time" jorge luis borges. in accordance with borges’ words, i propose a method of measuring time : how to measure the subjective force of time by the absence and presence of others. these lo-res mobile phone videos use ritual to archive and document ‘time’ with and without another. this work 'every time i looked out the window without you' is a collection of over 100 mobile phone videos recording every time i looked out a train window without you. this work is created in installments to indicate an expanse of time in place of units of seconds, hours, months, or years and contributes to a body of work entitled 'sentimental technology'. within photographic and moving image pieces of 'sentimental technology' tangibility is created when one is not geographically available to collaborate in friendship and non-virtual memory-making.

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"being with you and not being with you is the only way i have to measure time" jorge luis borges.
in accordance with borges’ words, i propose a method of measuring time : how to measure the subjective force of time by the absence and presence of others. these lo-res mobile phone videos use ritual to archive and document ‘time’ with and without another. this work 'every time i looked out the window without you'  is a collection of over 100 mobile phone videos recording every time i looked out a train window without you.  this work  is created in installments to indicate an expanse of time in place of units of seconds, hours, months, or years and contributes to a body of work entitled 'sentimental technology'. within photographic and moving image pieces of 'sentimental technology' tangibility is created when one is not geographically available to collaborate in friendship and non-virtual memory-making.

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