You’re in Paris, waiting in a long queue
at the Louvre to see the Mona Lisa.
You’ve seen copies of the famous painting
thousands of times but you’re now about to
see her on canvas for real.
Wow, it’s hot in here…
Waiting waiting waiting…
Your phone beeps and you’re alerted
to breaking headlines.
The painting you’re queuing to see is a fake –
the real Mona Lisa was switched out and
what hangs on the wall is an interactive
Well, no problem, you love interactive stories, right?
Yes I do !
Everyone else’s phone is now beeping.
Suddenly, the queue in front of you vanishes
and you can walk right up to the painting.
Everyone else has gone, it’s just you and Mona
in the room. Even if she is a fake, what does it matter?
It doesn’t matter
The brilliant thing about this digital art switcheroo is you can hang out with Mona all day…
Meet Mona again?
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