Author Archive: Mia Taper

Millennial Moment: Screen Attachments

BY MIA TAPER Eight millennials talk about their attachments and interactions with screens on a daily basis and how this generation is affected by the influx of technology.

 
 

Defying The Generation Y Stereotype: College Millennials with Careers in Art

Defying The Generation Y Stereotype: College Millennials with Careers in Art

BY MIA TAPER Unemployed, lazy, and broke. That’s how the media portrays millennials. Let’s face it: millennials, don’t often get positive posts in the news or great depictions in film and television. They’re painted as a debt-filled, job-hopping, financially unstable, yet optimistic generation. Generation Y has often been referred to […]

 
 

Post-Internet Art: The New Millennial Expression

A still from Rx’s “Bumble” music video

By MIA TAPER In a computer-generated 3D universe, electronic music pulses as samples of computer beeps and boops are sprinkled in. A golden, star-laden phrase “LET THE MACHINE LIVE YOUR FANTASY” bounces about as crudely animated women jerk their bodies in a circle. An enormous beige male head protrudes from […]