Guilherme Argollo

MA Architecture

The Construction of Virtual Environments Based on Real Spaces by the Algorithm

In a connected world where privacy became something complex to fully have, the algorithm is always collecting information and watching us. I questioned myself how the algorithm would recreate our world based not only in our engagements and interactions, but also on political, social and geographical issues that we currently face. The thesis went from how gentrification shaped an area to how the algorithm would create and shape a virtual world with our information. This report shows the researching process and propose how this virtual environment could be.

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