Darija Medić is a multimodal artist, scholar and cultural worker. She develops work in the context of media poetics, practice based research, distributed cognition, materiality of interaction and ethics of interface design within algorithmic culture through creating collective participatory processes for sensitizing points of digital mediation and usership standpoints.
Terms of Service Fantasy Reader
Terms of Service Fantasy Reader is a multimodal research project that interrogates the relationship between the regulation and negotiation of digital selfhood in contemporary interface culture through locating and dramatizing instances of ambiguity, misleading or for any reason striking language in Terms of Service agreements in a group setting. It continuously develops from workshops based on a collective performance model of a public rehearsal, the output of which feeds into a growing web archive, accompanied by a collection of examples of mobile app notifications, questioning the boundaries and scope of dark pattern practice in user experience design.