Phyre is a digital fable about loneliness and looking for a connection. A young woman who had recently moved to Philadelphia to care for a family member now finds herself alone in a new city, restricted to an empty apartment that isn’t hers. When she posts a video expressing her grief, a popular Instagram Influencer takes notice and begins to connect her to an elite community.
The story is told in chapters that use videos, songs, hip-hop, Instagram posts, blogs, quizzes, image galleries, messenger chats, TikTok to bring visitors on a journey within the community. Content Warnings available on the site.