The history of the screensaver is varied, embracing a variety of styles and content ranging from the humorous, to the “futuristic,” to the purely functional. Ultimately, a screensaver aestheticizes the disuse of a computer. Though fading in popularity, these looping animations serve as a pause/resting point for an object that's goal is to transport its user into the ever-expanding digital realm. This series of videos playfully realizes a contemporary version of the screensaver based off of my own daily experiences and (IRL) observations.
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