good old-fashioned social television watching

In the good old days, friends and family used to gather together in the living room to watch television.  It’s not like that any longer.  Now 40% of YouTube video views occur on mobile devices.  The social experience of television is becoming more imaginary.

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Video note: The above video contains an excerpt of Jamie Davidovich’s “Blue, Red, Yellow” (1974), live at the Hirshhorn Gallery (2013).  Davidovich’s work contains three television screens and runs for 12 minutes and 2 seconds.  It loops continuously.

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