Michael Croft
Michael Croft | Artist | Simulant | Fantasy Forest | Banana Sculpture

ISONERV | SImulant | Digital After Life

Survival in a simulated world. A Sentient's usefulness has expired. Integral to its programming, designed to optimise efficiency:, in return for a good and productive existence, is a promise of eternal consciousness, a pre chosen digital Paradise. This sentient chose an eternity in a simulated fantasy forest. Eternity very soon becomes intolerable, the Sentient understands that it only wants Nirvana, oblivion, zero consciousness, erasure, and tries to find a way out.


This Sentient could be a biological human with a digital interface to

Oil on canvas 225cm x 200cm


Michael Croft
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