Celebrity Meat: Jackson 5 Pound

  • Celebrity Meat

    This project presents the future of meat synthetically grown from celebrity DNA, the purpose of this speculative future is to facilitate discussion in the emerging field of synthetically grown meat, by using this future as a form of data to talk about what kind of future do we want.
  • As the global population surges towards a predicted 9.6 billion people by 2050, western tastes for diets rich in meat and dairy products are unsustainable.
  • Farmers will have to adopt new methods of farming to sustain the insatiable demand of meat consumption.
  • Guised under the pretense of wanting to satisfy the consumer, this portrays a future when synthetic biology is used unethically to grow meat from celebrity stem cells.