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Unabashed Melancholy

Brands push past reality to display negativity openly

Implications - The success of social media is wholly based on unification. Craving to be acknowledged, consumers are becoming more open about, and bonding over the emotional struggles -- the human condition -- that everyone can sympathize with.
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6 Featured, 52 Examples:
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Date Range:
Jun 13 — May 14
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Featured Examples

Depressing Disney Princess Photography
Depressing Disney Princess Photography
This Series Showcase the Sad Lives of Adult Princesses
To those who dreamed of being a Disney Princess, growing up we always fantasized about the phrase “Happily ever after.” However, Disney fails to demonstrate the harsh reality of life.... MORE
Alternate Cartoon Ending Spoofs
Alternate Cartoon Ending Spoofs
'Unhappily Ever After' Disney Characters Get Awful Story Endings
As much as it’s nice to have a story wrapped up nicely, the ‘Unhappily Ever After’ series by GrumpyPunkCat imagines Disney in real life, where there’s not always happiness at... MORE
Somber Self-Deprecating Portraits
Somber Self-Deprecating Portraits
Michelle Sank Captured Teens Who are On a Quest for Perfection
Through her portraits, Michelle Sank was able to capture a startling truth—that some people are willing to do anything to be perfect. Unfortunately, there is no such thing as perfect. This... MORE
Unhappy Shopper Photography
Unhappy Shopper Photography
The Miserable Men Instagram Series Captures Unwilling Consumers
Traditional wedding vows should really have an additional line introduced that addresses the passive torture women inflict on their men; one such situation is captured in the Miserable Men Instagram... MORE
Duplicitous Depression Ads
Duplicitous Depression Ads
Ads from Samaritans of Singapore Change Meaning When Flipped
Revealing the hidden side of mental illness, a series of depression ads from non-profit organization Samaritans of Singapore change when you flip them around. When upright, the print ads have... MORE
Incarcerated Clothes Ads
Incarcerated Clothes Ads
A Campaign for Petite Maman Redefines Baby Clothes as Prisoners
A series of ads for non-profit organization Petite Maman feature baby clothes turned into prisoners. The ads show old clothes locked up in their storage-themed prisons as they wait to be released.... MORE

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