«Phonegenital» is a series of critical works dedicated to the transition of Humanity to the Virtual and the dissolution of Personality in digital reality. The smartphone is an important technical basis of this process now. In the works of the series, it satirically compared with «the genital organ of a new type».
Monkey masturbating its phone
The work dedicated to the Human’s habit of constantly using the phone, touching it, interacting with it. Perception of the phone as a part of yourself. Feeling the phone as a new organ of your own body.
Robot performing the function of self-satisfaction with a phone
The second work demonstrates a new stage in the relationship between a Human and a phone. In this picture, attention focused on the gaming nature of using the phone in order to get maximum pleasure from it: games, social networks, gamification integrated into non-gaming applications and other entertainment.
Matryoshka reproducing by a phone
This work reflects the most important stage in the reproduction of a Personality with the help of a phone. Creation of numerous avatars, profiles, accounts, game Alter Egos and other digital doubles.
DeConstructor disassembling himself with his phone
The final work of the series, which is a kind of result of the demonstrated process. In the work, we see the final stage of Personality destruction, deformation of the appearance, complete separation of the Personality into pieces, lack of integrity and loss of Humanity.