Neighbors (2021)

AI-generated establishing shots for family sitcoms that don’t exist.

Establishing shots are those transitional scenes from televisions shows, typically showing the exterior of a building that slowly fades to the interior.

Here are two examples from Roseanne and Seinfeld.

Using machine learning (GAN) and feeding the model hundreds and hundreds of establishing shot examples from a wide range of shows, the AI creates an endless number of new, typically white American suburban homes.

This work has been projected, printed, and installed in a wall viewable through a series of peepholes.