Mark Zuckerberg

Financial Times | 2017

A Facebook World?

Yuval Noah Harari challenges the future according to Facebook. Can Facebook really create a global community? Historian Yuval Noah Harari disputes Mark Zuckerberg’s vision.

The mosaic of Mark Zuckerberg is made up of around 1,000 photographs and was specially produced for the FT by London-based visual artist Helen Marshall of The People’s Picture. The process by which collective images become a single image is described by Marshall as a “scientific experiment” but also an “intuitive process”.

After digitally hand-painting her base image – in this case of the Facebook founder – Marshall gathers more images, anywhere up to 20,000, which she whittles down and edits individually.

Read the FT article ‘Noah Harari challenges the future according to Facebook by Yuval Noah Harari. Can Facebook really create a global community? Historian Yuval Noah Harari disputes Mark Zuckerberg’s vision.
(FT | March 25, 2017 by: Yuval Noah Harari)

 

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The Financial Times (FT) is an English-language international daily newspaper owned by Nikkei Inc, headquartered in London, with a special emphasis on business and economic news.

Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates.

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