Get Popular Vending Machine is an installation made of a vending machine that sells scratch-cards. The winners can take home up to 25,000 fake followers for their Instagram or Twitter account. A ticket costs 1€. Who will try their luck?
Dries Depoorter is a Belgian artist whose work deals with privacy, artificial intelligence, surveillance and social media, usually through interactive installations, apps and games. He is a freelance digital project designer for major international brands. His work has been exhibited throughout the world, from London (Barbican) to Hong Kong (Para Site) and Montreal (MUTEK Festival).
Get Popular Vending Machine was commissioned by Gluon, StadsTrienhalle, Hasselt (BE).