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Billions of Aggregated Human Emotions
100 seismic historic events, millions of harvested Twitter and Reddit posts, and billions of aggregated human emotions shape Sentimentite’s 100 geological-like forms. When redeemed, these Expanded NFTs state-change to physical sculptures cast in Agnieszka Kurant’s fictional material: Sentimentite.
Sea of Redemption is a PFP project, underwater fantasy world and onchain game, populated by the Mermes. Hive mind lifeforms whose kindness and power is absolute, the Mermes can be held, traded or burnt to mint 1/1 Expanded NFTs that are redeemable for museum-grade physical artworks.
Zhestkov uses ultra-contemporary digital technologies to similarly engender new relationships between the audience and the artwork. In Anamorphic Generations, we see Zhestkov's celebrated digital vocabulary extend by relating software-generated forms to Renaissance-era studies of perspective.