Shinseungback Kimyonghun

Nonfacial Mirror
Nonfacial Mirror 30x30x135 cm, facial mirror, webcam, servomotor, Arduino, computer, custom software and wooden panel, 2013
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Different marketing technologies try to capture our face because it provides valuable information about our emotions! But this mirror is different. It avoids faces. You can look at your face in the mirror only when it is a “nonface”. Check it out and look in the mirror.

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Shinseungback Kimyonghun
Date of birth: 2012
Place of residence: Seoul


Shinseungback Kimyonghun is a Seoul based artistic duo consisting of Shin Seung Back and Kim Yong Hun. Shin Seung Back studied Computer Science and Kim Yong Hun completed a Bachelor of Visual Arts. They met while studying at the Graduate School of Culture Technology at KAIST and after completing a Masters in Science and Engineering they started to work as Shinseungback Kimyonghun in 2012. By their background in computer science and visual arts, their collaborative practice explores the impact of technology.

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