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Fakeshop

Fakeshop produces media installations with attention to situational architectures and architectural situations. Observation and voyeurism are a thematic thread in the work, with CCTV systems, chatrooms, and webcams recurring in various iterations.

An example work For Display Only set in an abandoned Beijing factory (2008) featured an assemblage of beauty salon barber poles re-purposed as stage prop for a series of performances during the run of the exhibition.

.net elements (streaming media, broadcasting & websites) has been central in the deployment of the works since the early days of 90s net art. and continue to play a central role in more recent works. Continue reading