The project Hostile Bodies is an investigation of data centers in Iceland, which explores a fascinating paradox of human relation with machine landscapes. The contradiction lies in the existence of two parties physically hostile to each other, yet digitally and virtually profoundly interrelated.

The story begins with the blob presented below. It is a storag species that appeared while moving digital storages from servers to DNA. It suddenly gave a new perspective on the whole infrastructure of data centers that was previously considered lifeless.

Enter the body