The installation view of "In Event of Moon Disaster" in The Unrestricted Society. Photo by ANPIS FOTO © C-LAB

In Event of Moon Disaster?

What if facts differ from what you believe? What is the basis for judging whether something is true or false? With the rapid development of technology, deepfake technology has been used for various purposes such as criminal acts, with near-real images interfering with the cognition of receivers. Artist Francesca PANETTA used this technology to re-imagine the Apollo moon landing of 1969. President Richard NIXON’s moving speech to mark that occasion could be reinterpreted to bring a sense of uncertainty about that “historical” event.
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