Wouldn’t it be nice to have the ability to live on the internet? Not limited to just smart gadgets but your entire lifestyle would resemble the internet? Something to ponder about, isn’t it?
Civitacampomarano is a small village in the province of Campobasso in Italy with just 400 souls, mainly the elderly. In this village, rich in folk traditions, the Internet is a partially unknown world: mobile phones have difficulty working and a data connection is practically nonexistent.
The provocative idea is to show that these virtual functions, considered by the vast majority of the population as necessary and essential to everyday life. Also exist in the country, where the connection is hard to reach: this is a sort of Internet “in real life,” able to demonstrate that in traditions and popular culture these instruments, in other ways, have always existed and have allowed people and families to have cultural exchanges, meeting at the bar and living the town’s streets.
And here’s how it really feels to live in this virtual reality town: