Contemporary Culture Transformation Through Virtual Space: A Cyberculture Perspective
Moh. Rusnoto Susanto1, Rahayu Retnaningsih2, Insanul Qisti Barriyah3, M. Dwi Marianto4, Sri Wastiwi Setiawati5, Anselmus Sudirman6

1Moh. Rusnoto Susanto, Departement of Art Education, Universitas Sarjanawiyata Tamansiswa Yogyakarta Indonesia.
2Rahayu Retnaningsih, Doctoral Program, Pascasarjana Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta Indonesia.
3Insanul Qisti Barriyah, Departement of Art Education, Universitas Sarjanawiyata Tamansiswa Yogyakarta Indonesia.
4M. Dwi Marianto, Profesor, Pascasarjana Institut Seni Indonesia Yogyakarta Indonesia.
5Sri Wastiwi Setiawati, Departement of Television, Institut Seni Indonesia Surakarta Indonesia
6Anselmus Sudirman, Departement of English Education, Study Program Universitas Sarjanawiyata Tamansiswa Yogyakarta Indonesia.
Manuscript received on 17 June 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 11 July 2019 | Manuscript Published on 17 July 2019 | PP: 776-780 | Volume-8 Issue-1C2 May 2019 | Retrieval Number: A11320581C219/2019©BEIESP
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Abstract: Virtual reality is an achievement of cutting-edge technology that presents a form of simulation to create new realities. The exploration of the virtual world as a lifestyle has become a very important and strategic need is to examine the issue through the findings of substantial shifts that trigger cultural change and changes of characteristics in the contemporary society. The research approach is a phenomenological approach, along with a qualitative content analysis and descriptive techniques dealing with factual findings of social phenomena. The phenomenological approach as an important part of influenced by the virtual space as an excess of social changes in the perspective of cybercultures. The results of this study show that social facts surrounding the issue of substantial shifting patterns trigger cultural changes and changes of characteristics society. Today’s activities in the contemporary society explore the virtual space in work cycles with high acceleration in the rhythm of accelerating simulation technology.
Keywords: Transformation, Virtual Space, Contemporary Culture, Cybercultures.
Scope of the Article: Aggregation, Integration, and Transformation