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In that earlier work, Stark drew an analogy between art-making and masturbation.As unproductive acts, both can be seen as forms of resistance to an economic system that demands constant productivity.Parents are being reminded to pre-vet every app their young children download amid renewed concerns that virtual reality gaming is exposing minors to sexual advances.The US-developed game Roblox received global attention this month after a British father decided to check out what his sons were playing on their mobile device.Roblox was founded more than a decade ago but in recent years has ramped up its global presence and accessibility on various devices, with its developers today claiming 44 million active players.
Australian cyber safety expert Susan Mc Lean told ABC Radio Darwin the news report came as "no surprise".
But Ms Mc Lean said concerns about Roblox highlighted a broader issue."Any app or platform or game that allows two-way interaction between your child and another player is going to have predators on it," she said."And then the risk ramps up when you can have chat.
That's one of the features of this game."I think this is a very important warning for parents to not [just] look at the app or game developer's website.
The observation also maintains its acuity beyond the art world—sharing intimate moments on social media, for instance, could be seen as a promiscuous behavior as well.
Promiscuity is the promise and threat of digital culture.
At the end of their chat, Stark mentioned the title of an exhibition that she staged at Nottingham Contemporary in 2009, which had come up in a talk she gave at Mo MA the night before Seven on Seven: “But What of Frances Stark, Standing by Itself, a Naked Name, Bare as a Ghost to Whom One Would Like to Lend a Sheet?