“intentional unintended poetry”

Intentional Unintended Poetry is an interactive artwork.

Intentional Unintended Poetry is a digital interactive poetry experience made with JavaScript and p5.js. I've unearthed a unique collection of “zombie literature.” These peculiar compositions emerge from the algorithms of spam bots on Weibo, China's counterpart to Twitter, and are the unintended result of random bot-generated posts aimed at inflating web traffic.
Crafting this experience is a captivating challenge I've set for myself - to make sense from nonsense, to create a narrative from chaos, to find meaning within disarray. 

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As participants engage with Intentional Unintended Poetry, they embark on a journey through the unexpected, where disorder transforms into a form of art. The chaotic amalgamation of words and symbols serves as a medium for exploration, inviting individuals to decipher and derive meaning from the seemingly nonsensical, offering a unique perspective on the intersection of technology and creative expression.

Follow the little ghost throught this strange adventure. Don’t be afraid to say the word “love”. The complexity and depth of this word defies logical explanation. Despite being without a clear reason, love has a transcendent and enduring quality, much like the enduring nature of stars in the night sky.

Does this space evoke the feelings of nostalgia, emptiness, or unease? Dreamcore is a surrealist aesthetic that uses motifs commonly associated with childhood dreams, daydreams or nightmares, portrayed through various media. 
The final "poem" reveals itself against the backdrop of the distorted reflection of the user.



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