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Street Ghosts
2012. Inkjet prints on coated paper, dimensions variable.

» Website: StreetGhosts.net


Press material
- 2nd Press Release on 16th Sept. 2013
- 1st Press Release on 20th Sept. 2012

- Map and Photo Albums of all the ghosts
- Press pics of compositions in high-res
- Press pics of street art posters in high-res
- Press videos in high-res

- Interview on VICE Motherboad, 2013
- Interview on Libération (en) (fr), 2012

- Artist's statement and theoretical text
- Text "Anti-Social Sculptures"

Selected press coverage
TV
- Mashable, online news, U.S., 2012
- Canal Plus, French TV, interview, 2012
- DW TV, interview, Germany, 2012
- SWR-Fernsehen TV, Germany, 2013
- BTV, interview, Spain, 2013
- The Influencers, video doc, Spain, 2013
Printed
- ART News, interview, 2014, U.S.
- O Globo, interview, 2012, Brazil
- BILD, review, 2012, Germany
- NRC next, interview, 2012, Netherlands
- Libération, interview, 2012, France
- Le Nouvel Observateur, 2012, France
- Business Punk, review, 2012, Germany
- ION magazine, review 2012, Canada
Online main-stram:
- The Atlantic & Atlantic Cities - U.S.
- Huffington Post U.S. & UK & IT
- Daily Mail 2013, 2012 - UK
- iTVNetwork - UK
- VICE - U.S.
- Toronto Standard - Canada
- Russia Today - Russia
- Kompass - Indonesia
- Infobae - Argentina
- O Globo - Brazil
- 24 Horas - Mexico
- El Observador - Mexico
- Global Times - China
- Sing Pao - Hong Kong
- The Standard - Hong Kong
- BILD - Germany
- Hamburger Abendblatt - Germany
- der Standard - Austria
- NRC NL - Netherlands
- Diena - Lithuania
- R TV - Romania
- R TVI 24 - Portugal
- Libération - France
- Ecrans - France
- L'independant - France
- 20 Minutes - France
- 20 Minutos - Spain
- El Pais - Spain
- Sky News - Italy
- Il Corriere della Sera - Italy
Photography:
- TIME Lightbox - U.S.
- Peta Pixel - U.S.
- PhotoBlog - Hong Kong
Architecture:
- Architizer - U.S.
- Here Is The City - U.S.
- Spacing Vancuver - Canada
- The Polis - U.S.
Design and Art:
- Creative Review - UK
- Co.Design Fast Company - U.S.
- ARTINFO - Australia
- Beutiful Decay - U.S.

Photos of people found on Google Street View are posted at the same physical locations where they were taken. The posters are printed in color, cut along the outline, and then affixed to the walls of public buildings at the precise spot where they appear in Google Street View. This project reveals aesthetic and biopolitical aspects, as well as legal issues concerning privacy and copyright, which can be explored through the artist’s statement and theoretical considerations. The artwork re-contextualized readymade informational material, and reenacted a social conflict: ghostly human bodies appear as casualties of the info-war in the city, a transitory record of collateral damage from the battle between corporations, governments, civilians and algorithms over the control of public and private information.

Selected pictures of the outdoor public space insterventions
Manhattan, Brooklyn, Denver, Buffalo, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Montreal, London, Lincoln, Berlin, Stuttgart, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Brussels, Luxembourg, Paris, Namur, Toulouse, Lyon, Marseille, Barcelona, Bilbao, Zagreb, Ljubljana, Budapest, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Sydney.
Selected pictures of the indoor galleries installations
Open Society Foundation, NYC; Apexart gallery, NYC; Cenart, Mexico City; Alhóndiga, Bilbao;
City Hall, Hong Kong.

Video playlist


Selected shows and presentations
2017
AnonymiX: the End of the Privacy Era, exhibition at Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa - Israel
Watching You, Watching Me, exhibition at Museum für Fotografie, Berlin - Germany
Nothing to Hide, exhibition and workshop at Real Art Ways, Hartford CT - U.S.
2016
Street Ghosts, exhibition at International Kunstverein Luxembourg - Luxembourg
Be Water, exhibition at Hong Kong City Hall for Microwave festival, Hong Kong
The Peeled Eye, exhibition at Wave Pool gallery for FotoFocus Biennial, Cincinnati - U.S.
Private, solo show at NOME gallery at 208 Bowery, NYC - U.S.
Public and Private, solo show at NOME for ContempraryTurin, Turin - Italy
Extra Fantôme, exhibition at La Gaîté Lyrique, Paris - France
2015
TransitioMX, exhibition at CENART, Mexico City - Mexico
Surveilling Surveillers, workshop at Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam - Netherlands
Profiled: Surveillance of a Sharing Society, exhibition at Apexart gallery, NYC - U.S.
Watching You, Watching Me, exhibition at Open Society Archives, Budapest - Hungary
After Transparency, Solo Show at Centre Culturel Bellegard, Toulouse - France
Out of Control, exhibition at Ars Electronica Center, Linz - Austria
2014
Watching You, Watching Me, exhibition at Open Society Foundations, NYC - U.S.
Eternal September, exhibition for Aksioma Institute at Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana - Slovenia
Beyond Photography, lecture at VII MasterClass, Milan - Italy
Photography, Expanded, lecture at Aperture Gallery for Magnum Foundation, NYC - U.S.
BORROWORROB, Currencies as Spaces, exhibition at HDLU, Zagrab - Croatia
2013
Trace Recordings, exhibition at UTS Gallery, Sydney - Australia
IDFA DocLab, exhibition and lacture, Amsterdam - Netherlands
KIKK festival, exhibition and lecture, Namur - Belgium
ISEA 2013, exhibition, Sydney - Australia
The Influencers festival, exhibition, Barcellona - Spain
Lincoln Digital Culture Festival, exhibition, Lincoln - UK
Artists as Catalysts, exhibition at Alhóndiga, Bilbao - Spain
Eastern Bloc festival, exhibition, Montreal - Canada
MediaCities festival, exhibition, Buffalo - U.S.
Drones / Birds: Princes of Ubiquity at The Digital now, exhibition, Brussels - Belgium
The Big Picture, exhibition at Museum of Contemporary Art of Denver, Colorado - U.S.
Public Private, exhibition at Kellen Gallery of The New School, New York - U.S.
ShowCase 2013, exhibition at Eyebeam, New York - U.S.
26. Stuttgarter Filmwinter, exhibition, Stuttgart - Germany


Selected bibliography
"The Messenger", Foam Magazine, Netherland, 2015, Issue 41, ISBN 8710966455234
Joanne McNeil, "Look Inside", Frieze international magazine, UK, 2014, ISSUE 160
Boris Magrini, Kunstbulletin, magazine, Switzerland, 2014, ISSUE 1/3
Maiken Fosen Håvarstein, Carsten Ohlman, "Å bade i bilder", Norway, 2013, ISBN 9788249215430
Kognitif, "CREATICITY", LEMO, Spain, 2013, ISBN 9788494115417
Andreea Breazu, "Mind the Map" Kunstlicht, volume 34, 2013, ISBN 9789081777674
Yael Eylat Van-Essen, “Photography Beyond Representation”, London South bank University, UK 2013
Danièle Méaux,”Protocol and contemporary photography”, publications de l'Université de Saint-Etienne, Toulouse 2013
Arcadi Poch, Daniela Poch, "CREATICITY", Lemo, Spain 2013, ISBN 9788494115417
Claude Crommelin, "New Street Art", Vivays Publishing, UK 2013, ISBN 9781908126511
“European Youth Trend Report 2013”, Ghent 2013, ISBN 9789082014709
Joe Nagle, "How to Enjoy Contemporary Art, Nine key Explanations that will help you", UK 2013
“Berliner Type und Corporate Design Preis Jahrbücher 2012”, TELLUS GMBH, Berlin 2013, ISBN 9783942071147
ETC Magazine, Canada, ISBN: 978-2-924114-02-5


Selected pictures of galleries installations

Selected pictures on the streets of London, NYC and Berlin

Ebor Street, London - Link Street View from 2008


80 East Houston Street, New York - Link Street View from 2011


12 Cheshire Street, London - Link Street View from 2012


214 Lafayette Street, New York - Link Street View from 2009


Dircksenstraße / Rochstraße, Berlin - Link Street View from 2008

Slideshow of all the pictures published:


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