Our researcher/artist Aram Bartholl found a way to vacuum form – and thereby play with one of anonymity’s major symbols: the mask.
The way in which the contemporary art world deals with artists‘ names seems diametrically opposed to strategies of anonymity. The name of the artist operates as key marker for an identity, an oeuvre, a style, a product line, a brand. The Viennese gallery festival by_vienna (9 Sept – 15 Oct 2016 ), initiated and organized […]
In this olive field on the Greek island of Lesbos there are now almost 100 graves of refugees who drowned trying to reach Europe. Most of the graves are of unknown and unidentified bodies.
… by the Google Cardboard Plastic. … besides, an idea that RCA-related artist Aram Bartholl already realised in 2006, in different versions… like First Person Shooter and WoW.
The people from the Tor project published a statement about the relevance of online anonymity, in the context of the recent struggle in the US between the FBI and Apple around the security of an Apple iPhone (Apple refuses the US government access to unlocking the phone of one of the San Bernadino terrorists).
In an interview with Google CEO Eric Schmidt (2011), he not only said: „We know where you are – with your permission. We know where you’ve been – with your permission. And then we can more or less guess what you’re thinking about.“ – but also: „You can do anonymous searches, they are just not […]