Holographic LED fan
Just as cartographic distortions reveal the ideological priorities of map makers, computer generated imagery naturalizes and enacts the assumptions of its makers. "Flat World" attempts to locate these distortions.
Taking formal inspiration from YouTube flat earth conspiracy theory videos, each line of text is drawn from different sources—textbooks, instructional videos, and blog posts—that explain the mechanics of video game worlds.
Designed by Matt Eaton + produced by Red Bull Arts Detroit
UV print on clear acrylic /
CNC etched irridescent acrylic
UV prints on vinyl
He remembers not what he did, but what- out of love or hate- had happened
Poly lettering on inflatable mannequin
Installed at Club Lake in Huntsville, TX for the exhibition
Presented by Partial Shade