"STRANGERS", Mirrors

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2018

This piece is intelligently downloading every tweet posted in real-time. The AI can understand the sentiment and filters tweets that are about depression and mental illness.

Today many people use social media as an outlet for emotion and communication. It has evolved from a platform that focused on bringing individuals together to a platform that pushes people further away.

This piece is designed to collect tweets that are themed on depression and show them being uploaded in real-time. This piece allows you to look in the mirror and see yourself in another’s emotional struggle. All the data used for this piece is anonymously used, and twitter gives this information for free to anyone who wants to use it.

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