Martin Creed vs Second Life

I’ve been thinking occasionally about art in Second Life recently, and it occurred to me that the philosophical proposition of Martin Creed’s Work #232: the whole world + the work = the whole world which is self-evidently true for the world we live in, is not true for art in Second Life: every work of art added to SL will literally increase the volume of SL as a fraction of the real world (server space, processor power) and culturally increase the weight of SL in people’s consciousnesses. Does this mean that art in Second Life has a philosophically, or even ontologically, different basis than art in Real Life? Discuss.

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