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by Miche O’higgins


social media, productivity, post-work domesticity

The phenomenon of the productivity influencer, with their exceptional 6am wake-ups, meditation and protein shakes, provides an instantly consumable, vicarious experience of success. Watching other people master the everyday for a moment lends the watcher the same feeling of accomplishment.

With your very own routine only the push of a button away, this fan operated morning routine generator investigates the way industrialism and productivity culture seeps into the intimate spheres of leisure and domesticity as we attempt to keep up with these aspirational, superhuman routines.

May 2021 
In collaboration with Stan Bidston Casey at Superfluous Gallery London