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Sophia’s Safehouse in an Uncanny Valley, an installation by Lee Wells, examines the recent celebrity culture of humanoid AI as a way to better understand humanity, authenticity, identity, and memory in the early 21st century. Curated by Alessandra Falbo @ Darling's Attic

Press Release

“I think, therefore I am” – Descartes.

Darling Pearls & Co presents @ Darling’s Attic // flat in Hackney // Sophia’s Safehouse in an Uncanny Valley // a dramatis personae more than habitable home // premiere UK solo exhibition by the New York based conceptual artist Lee Wells.

After climbing stairs // find a multimedia environment in which you yourself will be part of an unfixed narrative. …

“I think, therefore I am” – Descartes.

Darling Pearls & Co presents @ Darling’s Attic // flat in Hackney // Sophia’s Safehouse in an Uncanny Valley // a dramatis personae more than habitable home // premiere UK solo exhibition by the New York based conceptual artist Lee Wells.

After climbing stairs // find a multimedia environment in which you yourself will be part of an unfixed narrative. Its time = the near [inevitable // undefined] future in which independent thinking robots try to make sense of human qualities embedded in their system.

To this present-edit reality the celebrity …

Location

Darling Pearls & Co
18a Kinnoul Mansions, Rowhill Road
London, England, GB