Marjorie Franklin is a conceptual artist using digital media to create
interactive installations and videos. Her interactive computer/video and
computer/audio installations have been shown in the U.S., Canada and
inEurope. Her work focuses on the culture of computer technology and
implications for humans of the growing computer/human symbiosis in
She is an Assistant Professor of Intermedia Arts at
Northern Illinois University. Currently, she is working on "Digital Blood",
an interactive narrative about two mothers, the artificial life construct they
create, and its relationship with their babies. "Digital Blood" will be published on
CD-ROM in October, 1996.
Artist's Statement:(mortal coil)
Marjorie Franklin, Mortal Slide (The BIOS) 1996
BIOS=Basic Input Output System. Mortal Slide is an
interactive sound environment in which the slide between
biologically-driven and computer-driven culture is auralized.