Absurdities of the Modern Mask: No te metas a mi Facebook by Esteman

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March 15, 2013 by katmcdaniel

Estman © Juan Felipe Barriga used in accordance with Fair Use Policy

Esteman © Juan Felipe Barriga used in accordance with Fair Use Policy

Facebook is one of the masks of modern culture, a place where we can reveal or hide ourselves. Social media can be narcissistic, empowering, democratizing and, frequently, absurd. This clever video by Colombian artist Esteman certainly explores that absurdity.

How do you use your social media mask?

There is an excellent translation of this song on the blog yellowmeetspurple.

Video via Estemanmusic on Youtube.

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