Vaporwave is an art style that doesn’t take itself too seriously. This style then broke out into the wider internet meme culture, particularly across sites such as YouTube and Tumblr. This was when …

Vaporwave is an art style that doesn’t take itself too seriously. This style then broke out into the wider internet meme culture, particularly across sites such as YouTube and Tumblr. This was when the Vaporwave visual aesthetic started to outgrow its musical roots. The visual style of Vaporwave proved more popular than the music itself, and it remains a much-used art style today.