Title: Symptom of Nomophobia
Medium: Oil, acylic, oil pastel on canvas
Size (cm): 160 x 150
Technology enables the modernisation of society. It reduces the distances between people, while at the same time making the approachable more distant. Symptom of Nomophobia depicts the effects of “Nomophobia” – Mr Agustan’s concept of “no-mobile phobia”: a fear of losing one’s mobile phone connection born out of society’s growing dependence on technology.