In semiotics and postmodern philosophy, Hyperrealism (not to be confused with surrealism) is
a term to describe a symptom of an evolved, postmodern culture. Hyperreality is a way of
characterising the way the consciousness interacts with “reality”. Specifically, when a
consciousness loses its ability to distinguish reality from fantasy, and begins to engage with
the latter without understanding what it is doing, it has shifted into the world of the hyperreal.
The nature of the hyperreal world is characterised by “enhancement” of reality