Conférence dans le cadre du symposium «Jeansdinge on the Move», HEAD – Genève.
To better understand the informational viral dynamics (hashtags, memes, videos, etc.) that characterize the contemporary era, this intervention proposes connecting the denim material’s proliferation with digital technologies. If they appear unrelated at first sight, they have in common that they proliferate in our existence like viruses, that is to say, like hosts that exist only in multitudes and in relation to other entities. How can we sustainably envisage this protean contagion?