A View with a Room is a video montage of moving wallpaper and transitional scenes, which consider the relationship between decorated virtual interiors and Cyberfeminism. I reference historical cultural trends from the Victorian Era to contemporary cyber sub-genres like Sea Punk. The rooms push and pull from the extension of space created by a digital world. Ambient and subliminal, wallpaper forces the background to become the subject initiating a conversation about gender, virtuality, and ways in which feminism continues to re-define itself through technology. Mirrors, archways, and time-based media allow my digital work to breathe and present passageways between worlds no longer bound by dimensional constraints.
Jessica Dolence (b. 1984) explores digital decoration and ornamentation in relationship to CyberFeminism and virtual interior design. Influenced by 20th Century historic cultural trends, period film sets, and Internet sub-genres, coloration and pattern design are used to talk about the spectrum o...More details