Nobody Likes Me
Nobody Likes Me (2014) by iHeart.
Located in Stanley Park, an artwork has gained worldwide attention online, including from Banksy, one of the street art world’s biggest names.
However, that wasn’t part of the plan for the artwork’s Vancouver creator, iHeart.
“I see people walking down streets barely glancing up from their devices. Digitally we’re hyper-connected and yet so disconnected from each other,” he told.
“There’s almost too much irony that happened with this piece. Posting it on Instagram, Facebook, my website, and Twitter, then it going viral. Basically the idea behind the piece completely backfired.”