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Comic Latte Juan Covelli

Watching the US Presidential race unravel, it's plain to see much of today’s electoral campaigning is undertaken digitally on social media. Donald Trump, The piece collects and converts images posted to social media in support of Trump, averaging each

is frequently seen to stir up controversy through his often bewildering Tweets and statements.image’
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and placing a digital brick of this colourThrough

to a screen until the screen is full, whereby the resulting image is then uploaded to Twitter with hashtags used most often by or relating to Trump. The screen is then cleared and the process repeated. Each following full screen is uploaded along with all proceeding images in a batch, building a digital wall, a nod towards his proposed construction along the Mexico/US border, increasingly leaving an imprint on the Trump campaign.thisprocess
the algorithm increasingly incorporates more versions of itself into its creations, a process which essentially 'eats itself’.