Ed Fornieles

<p>Fornieles’ immersive installations, sculptures and web-based projects – such as the Facebook sitcom Dormdaze and Maybe New Friends, an ongoing performance by Twitterbots – have explored a hyperactive and ultimately dystopian vision of social media informing the drama and objects of everyday life. Fornieles’ recent exhibition Modern Family at Chisenhale, London used aggregated social media data to inform an installation organised around the archetype of an American family.<br><br>When scripting live performances, Fornieles plummets participants into Instagram paranoia and Tumblr black holes.</p> <p>Recent solo exhibitions and projects include Cel, Center for Contemporary Art Futura, Prague; The Finiliar, Arsenal New York; Truth Table, Cura - Basement Roma, Rome; Der Geist: Flesh Feast, Arratia Beer, Berlin; Workland: the fence is a narrow place, Chateau Shatto, Los Angeles; Jupiter Ascending, Carl Kostyal, Stockholm; New York New York Happy Happy (NY NY HP HP), Rhizome, New Museum, New York; Pool Party Plays Itself, MOCAtv, Los Angeles.</p>