#12 Alter Ego
Alter Ego is a generative video installation reflecting on the use of social media and the rise of artificial intelligence in our democracies. The artwork presents thousands of images uploaded in real-time by millions of Instagram users. Bespoke code sorts the images using popular hashtags, and Notch transforms these images into an organic web of particles which re-form as an AI-generated Instagram influencer. In this episode, artist Cadie Desbiens-Desmeules shares her design story.
Interview and editing by: Kat Kemsley
Produced by: Bent Stamnes
Audio post production, additional music and mastering by: Arto Koivisto