FILE Sao Paulo 2022 | Anima+
Electronic Language International Festival
Hail, nobly born, hail, honored and inviolate,
you Maiden are the piercing gaze of chastity,
you the material of holiness —
the one who pleased the virtual world.
Few in virtual space have had the accidental vision or unintended clarity about 21st century new media that SaveMe Oh regularly stumbles upon. With her echolalic mantra “ME ME ME” as deafening as it is repetitive and one-note, she provokes, indeed demands, a consideration of coping mechanisms in the century of new media pollution. If not its Banksy, then she surely is the virtual world’s Chauncey Gardiner.