On January 11, BTS‘s Jungkook posted a cute selfie on their official Twitter page. This Tweet received a whole lot of attention not just for Jungkook’s amazing visuals, but also because of the photos seen in the background. ARMYs quickly transformed into Sherlock as they began their detective work to identify what each picture meant.
— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) January 11, 2020
Fans began identifying and posting images of different places around the world. ARMYs worked together to slowly put together the puzzle behind the photos.
DDP (Dongdaemun Design Plaza) in Seoul
I think this is dongdaemun design plaza pic.twitter.com/5GOpmtgyUx
— 해피소다 Soda Gembira⁷ (@Mariagalh) January 12, 2020
Maria Hassabi- “Staging” in New York
Maria Hassabi – Staging
"Occupying a space between live performance and visual art, artist/choreographer Maria Hassabi’s work explores stillness and sustained motion. Her sculptural movement installations examine the tension between the human form and the artistic object" pic.twitter.com/iLCuOXJzjC
— Ria⁷ 🍑⚪ (@__gaciria) January 11, 2020
“Hot-air balloon made from recycled plastic bags” by Tomás Saracen
found this in 2 seconds
"Hot-air balloon made from recycled plastic bags" by
— Adam⁷ (@BTSBEINGBTSYT) January 11, 2020
Clearing Sculpture by Sir Antony Gormley
These are drawings made by Sir Antony Gormley titled Clearing. There is a large sculpture of this that encourages the viewer to step through, in & around to gain different perspectives of the piece, the space, and their place within both. @BTS_twt pic.twitter.com/CZVR5CYD9q
— Jen⁷ ᴀBʀTᴍSʏ (@JiminsBookmark) January 11, 2020
A fan also posted a list of all the pictures identified from Jungkook’s selfie. The places identified included different styles of artwork from all over the world including Seoul, New York, Berlin, Austria, and more.
— bora⁷ (@modooborahae) January 11, 2020
Fans are aware that BTS members appreciate and love all art forms and they are excited to see what this #CONNECT_BTS will be about.
ok but tae loving art and going to exhibitions, joon loving and describing art forms, and jimin being a contemporary dancer….yeah bts themselves made this eras theories and stuff i can tell#CONNECT_BTS pic.twitter.com/h3AXaEvwzG
— prod. miyeon #AphroditeMiyeonDay (@idletanflop) January 11, 2020
It’s no surprise that fans are officially shook that ARMYs are able to find all of these places through a single photo posted by Jungkook.
Who knows what will pop up next from BTS! Stay tuned!