Aesthetic Journalism

In collaboration with Ernst van Hoek and

Sanne Walvius.

 

 

The three of us all wrote an essay about 'Casio Seiko Sheraton Toyota Mars' a movie by media artist Sean Snyder. In this movie, Snyder emphasizes on the manipulative strategies that war reporters and news-institutions use to shape public opinion and how new functions as a commercial platform for brands. Like how reporting the Gulf War became an advertisement for Casio, Seiko, Sheraton, Toyota, and Mars.

 

The website is a combination of all the three texts, designed in a way that reacts on the content of the article.