LikelyYi Ling WangThis project is about identity and social relationship. It explores the theory of six degrees of separation, showing how everyone acts as a bridge, which can link several groups of friends. However, some also act as " invisible intermediaries ", creating unknown links between friendship groups. The brown color Chinese characters wrote on the paper is my friends and classmates name. The blue strings connecting each name show the relationship between them. The whole page is full of lines. It is like a complex net.
In the exhibition, I made an installation for the final show. The wall was decorated with black strings from the ceiling to the floor. The whole arrangement is based on the timeline of my life and also on the places I have been. It shows the complex net of social firstname.lastname@example.org://yilingblackswan.weebly.com/