FAKE IT TILL YOU MAKE IT #0
Art Blocks Curated
FAKE IT TILL YOU MAKE IT
Edition of 700 works
About FAKE IT TILL YOU MAKE IT
FAKE IT TILL YOU MAKE IT borrows from the bubbly language and pastel aesthetics of text driven instagram graphics to scrutinize the promotion of wellness, self-care, and confidence on social media.
The piece concentrates on the rhetoric employed in these posts. Persuasive, upbeat, and relentlessly inspirational, there’s a sense of authority embedded in each one. By remixing words and phrases sourced from these types of existing instagram posts, the program generates combinations that mimic their cheerful tone, but range from feeling vaguely familiar to totally absurd.
Text is wrapped in t...
Exponential Dutch auction on Aug 10, 2022 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM UTC
700 works released
About the artist
b. 1996 Lives and works in New York City, NY
Maya Man is an artist focused on contemporary identity culture on the internet. Her websites, generative series, and installations examine dominant narratives around femininity, authenticity, and self-performance online. She created the browser extension Glance Back and has exhibited internationally a...